Gulf Shores Weather And Coastal Waters Forecast


Marine Forecast for Alabama Gulf Coast and surrounding areas.

SYNOPSIS
A WEAK FRONTAL BOUNDARY WILL LINGER NEAR THE MARINE AREA
THROUGH EARLY FRIDAY THEN SHIFT WELL SOUTH AS A STRONG RIDGE OF HIGH
PRESSURE BUILDS ACROSS THE EASTERN SEABOARD INTO THE SOUTHEAST
STATES. A MODERATE TO OCCASIONALLY STRONG EASTERLY WIND FLOW WILL
DEVELOP LATE FRIDAY AND CONTINUE THROUGH MID AFTERNOON SATURDAY...
THEN BUILD AGAIN LATE SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH EARLY SUNDAY. WINDS
DIMINISH ON SUNDAY AND CONTINUE INTO EARLY NEXT WEEK AS THE RIDGE OF
HIGH PRESSURE TO THE EAST WEAKENS.

COASTAL WATERS FROM PENSACOLA FL TO PASCAGOULA MS OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM DESTIN TO PENSACOLA FL OUT 20 NM-
1007 AM CDT THU SEP 18 2014

REST OF TODAY
NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 6 KNOTS BECOMING EAST EARLY IN
THE AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING SOUTH 6 TO 9 KNOTS LATE IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
AFTERNOON. 

TONIGHT
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 8 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 5 TO 6 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING NORTHEAST 5 TO 8 KNOTS EARLY IN THE
MORNING. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE NIGHT. 

FRIDAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 13 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. 

FRIDAY NIGHT
EAST WINDS 13 TO 16 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE NIGHT. 

SATURDAY
EAST WINDS 14 TO 17 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. 

SATURDAY NIGHT
EAST WINDS 11 TO 14 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE NIGHT. 

SUNDAY
EAST WINDS 11 TO 14 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. 

SUNDAY NIGHT
EAST WINDS 5 TO 8 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. 

MONDAY
EAST WINDS 6 TO 9 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. 

MONDAY NIGHT
NORTH WINDS 5 TO 8 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.