GMZ005-311530-
 Synopsis for Keys coastal waters from Ocean Reef to Dry Tortugas
 427 AM EST Tue Jan 31 2023
 
 
 .SYNOPSIS...Gentle to moderate east to southeast breezes will
 prevail today through Thursday as high pressure slowly recedes to
 the east into the western North Atlantic. Breezes will slacken
 Thursday night and Friday ahead of a cold front that will near the
 coastal waters of the Florida Keys late Friday. Freshening
 northerly breezes are likely Friday night, with moderate to
 possibly fresh northeasterly breezes lingering into Saturday and
 Saturday night.
 
 The Approximate Shoreward Edge of the Gulf Stream as of
 January 31, 2023...
 
 44 NM South of Dry Tortugas Light...on Loggerhead Key.
 32 NM South of Cosgrove Shoal Light...off the Marquesas Keys.
 31 NM South of Sand Key Light...off Key West.
 37 NM South of Looe Key...off Big Pine Key.
 38 NM South of Sombrero Key Light...off Marathon.
 10 NM Southeast of Alligator Reef Light...off Islamorada.
 9 NM Southeast of Molasses Reef Light...off Key Largo.
 9 NM East of Carysfort Reef Light...off Ocean Reef.
 
 Gulf Stream Information Courtesy of the Naval Oceanographic Office.
 
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   GMZ052>055-072>075-311530-  Straits of Florida from Ocean Reef to Craig Key out 20 NM-  Straits of Florida from Craig Key to west end of Seven Mile  Bridge out 20 NM-  Straits of Florida from west end of Seven Mile Bridge to south of  Halfmoon Shoal out 20 NM-  Straits of Florida from Halfmoon Shoal to 20 NM west of Dry  Tortugas out 20 NM-  Straits of Florida from Ocean Reef to Craig Key 20 to 60 NM out-  Straits of Florida from Craig Key to west end of Seven Mile  Bridge 20 to 60 NM out-  Straits of Florida from west end of Seven Mile Bridge to south of  Halfmoon Shoal 20 to 60 NM out-  Straits of Florida from Halfmoon Shoal to 20 NM west of Dry  Tortugas 20 to 60 NM out-  427 AM EST Tue Jan 31 2023    TODAY  East to southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to  4 feet.  TONIGHT  East winds near 15 knots, becoming east to southeast.  Seas 3 to 5 feet.  WEDNESDAY AND WEDNESDAY NIGHT  East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas  2 to 4 feet.  THURSDAY  East to southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to  4 feet.  THURSDAY NIGHT  Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to  4 feet.  FRIDAY  Southeast to south winds 5 to 10 knots, becoming  southwest. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Isolated showers.  FRIDAY NIGHT  West to northwest winds 5 to 10 knots, becoming  northwest to north and increasing to near 15 knots. Seas 1 to 3  feet, building to 2 to 4 feet. Scattered showers and isolated  thunderstorms.  SATURDAY  North to northeast winds near 15 knots, becoming  northeast and decreasing to 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet.  Scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms.  SATURDAY NIGHT  Northeast to east winds near 15 knots. Seas  3 to 5 feet. Isolated showers.    $$