Gulf Shores Weather And Coastal Waters Forecast


Marine Forecast for Alabama Gulf Coast and surrounding areas.

SYNOPSIS
A HIGH PRESSURE RIDGE WILL CONTINUE TO RIDGE INTO THE
MARINE AREA FROM THE NORTH INTO THE EARLY PART OF THE WEEKEND. A
DEVELOPING LOW OVER THE SOUTHERN GULF IS EXPECTED TO MOVE EAST TOWARD
CUBA. THESE SYSTEMS WILL COMBINE TO BRING A MODERATE TO OCCASIONALLY
STRONG NORTHEAST WIND FLOW TO THE MARINE AREA THROUGH LATE WEEK AND
INTO THE WEEKEND. WINDS COULD BE A LITTLE STRONGER THAN FORECAST IF
THE LOW INTENSIFIES A MORE THAN EXPECTED. INCREASING SWELLS FROM THE
SOUTH POSSIBLE IF THE LOW MOVES FURTHER NORTH OR IS STRONGER THAN
CURRENTLY FORECAST.

COASTAL WATERS FROM PENSACOLA FL TO PASCAGOULA MS OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM DESTIN TO PENSACOLA FL OUT 20 NM-
406 PM CDT TUE OCT 21 2014

TONIGHT
NORTH WINDS 8 TO 11 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST 12 TO
15 KNOTS LATE IN THE NIGHT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. 

WEDNESDAY
NORTHEAST WINDS 14 TO 17 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
13 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. 

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
NORTHEAST WINDS 13 TO 16 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.

THURSDAY
NORTHEAST WINDS 12 TO 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 7 TO
10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. 

THURSDAY NIGHT
NORTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS INCREASING TO 10 TO
13 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. 

FRIDAY
NORTH WINDS 10 TO 13 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 7 TO 10 KNOTS IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. 

FRIDAY NIGHT
NORTH WINDS 11 TO 14 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. 

SATURDAY
NORTH WINDS 10 TO 13 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. 

SATURDAY NIGHT
NORTH WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. 

SUNDAY
NORTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. 

SUNDAY NIGHT
SOUTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 11 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.