Tampa Bay Florida Marine Forecast Interactive Clickable Zone Map

Marine forecast zone from the state of Florida Tampa Bay NOAA office which include the Gulf of Mexico, coastal waters, bays and offshore. Marine forecast areas included are Cedar Key, Homosassa, Hudson, New Port Richey, Anclote, Tarpon Springs, Palm Harbor, Tarpon Springs, Dunedin, Clearwater, Indian Shores, Madeira Beach, St Pete, Bradenton, Longboat key, Siesta Key, Venice, Englewood, Cape Haze, Placida, Boca Grande, Captiva, Sanibel, Charlotte Harbor, Fort Myers, Cape Coral and Bonita Springs

Synopsis for the coastal waters from Bonita Beach to Suwannee River

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Coastal Waters Forecast for Florida
National Weather Service Tampa Bay Ruskin FL
811 PM EDT Fri Aug 12 2022

Gulf coastal waters from Bonita Beach to the mouth of the
Suwannee River out to 60 NM.

Important notice to mariners...marine forecasts are issued at
least four times a day. Boaters on extended trips should
routinely monitor subsequent forecast issuances and updates for
the latest marine weather information.

The wave heights are forecast as significant wave height which is
the average of the highest one-third of the waves. The highest
waves may rarely be twice the significant wave height. The winds
and seas near thunderstorms may be higher than forecast.

Synopsis for the coastal waters from Bonita Beach to Suwannee River-
811 PM EDT Fri Aug 12 2022

South to southeast flow sill dominates through the rest of today
with winds shifting onshore in the afternoon. However winds will
begin to shift this weekend to a more westerly flow as the ridge
axis moves south. With this shift, the west coast will begin to
see showers overnight and early morning. Winds and seas near 
storms could be higher, otherwise benign marine conditions. 


Marine forecasts are issued at least four times a day. Advisories, Watches and Warnings for Marine Areas are issued as required. Internet forecasts should never be relied upon to obtain the latest forecast and warning data. Use other means such as NOAA Weather Radio to obtain the latest forecasts and warnings.

For more marine forecast information for the Tampa Bay zone visit the following office website:

NOAA Tampa Bay Marine Office website