Gulf Shores Weather And Coastal Waters Forecast


Marine Forecast for Alabama Gulf Coast and surrounding areas.

SYNOPSIS
SOUTHERLY FLOW GRADUALLY INCREASES TONIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY 
NIGHT AHEAD OF AN APPROACHING COLD FRONT. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MAY 
BECOME NECESSARY BY TUESDAY EVENING. NUMEROUS TO WIDESPREAD STORMS 
ARE EXPECTED TUESDAY INTO TUESDAY NIGHT AND SOME OF THE STORMS COULD
BE STRONG TO SEVERE. THE FRONT PUSHES THROUGH THE MARINE AREA BY MIDDAY
WEDNESDAY WITH A MODERATE TO STRONG WEST TO NORTHWEST FLOW EXPECTED
IN THE WAKE OF THE FRONT. WINDS DIMINISH BY THURSDAY...BECOMING
SOUTHEASTERLY LATE THURSDAY INTO FRIDAY...BUT WILL REMAIN LIGHT TO
MODERATE.

COASTAL WATERS FROM PENSACOLA FL TO PASCAGOULA MS OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM DESTIN TO PENSACOLA FL OUT 20 NM-
405 PM CST MON DEC 22 2014

TONIGHT
SOUTH WINDS 14 TO 17 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 13 KNOTS
LATE IN THE NIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. PATCHY FOG. CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. 

TUESDAY
SOUTH WINDS 12 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 16 TO 19 KNOTS
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. PERIODS OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. 

TUESDAY NIGHT
SOUTH WINDS 18 TO 22 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST 17 TO
22 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET BUILDING TO 7 TO
9 FEET IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

WEDNESDAY
WEST WINDS 19 TO 23 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 17 TO 20 KNOTS
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO 9 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE DAY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN
THE AFTERNOON. 

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
WEST WINDS 19 TO 22 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST
16 TO 19 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FEET. 

THURSDAY
NORTH WINDS 11 TO 14 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST 5 TO
7 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. 

THURSDAY NIGHT
SOUTH WINDS 6 TO 9 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. 

FRIDAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 11 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS. 

FRIDAY NIGHT
SOUTHEAST WINDS 9 TO 12 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS. 

SATURDAY
EAST WINDS 10 TO 13 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. 

SATURDAY NIGHT
EAST WINDS 8 TO 11 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.