Gulf Shores Weather And Coastal Waters Forecast


Marine Forecast for Alabama Gulf Coast and surrounding areas.

SYNOPSIS
A BROAD SURFACE RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL CONTINUE TO 
SETTLE OVER THE NORTHERN AND CENTRAL GULF THROUGH TUESDAY THEN SHIFT
SOUTH BY MIDWEEK AS A WEAKENING COLD FRONT APPROACHES FROM THE NORTH.
THE WEAK FRONT WILL STALL NEAR OR JUST OFFSHORE BY EARLY WEDNESDAY
LEADING TO A LIGHT NORTHERLY FLOW THROUGH WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON. A
LIGHT TO MODERATE SOUTHERLY FLOW BECOMES BETTER DEVELOPED ON THURSDAY
AND CONTINUES THROUGH THE WEEKEND AS A SURFACE RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE 
BUILDS OVER THE EASTERN GULF,

COASTAL WATERS FROM PENSACOLA FL TO PASCAGOULA MS OUT 20 NM-
WATERS FROM PENSACOLA FL TO PASCAGOULA MS FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
500 AM CDT MON APR 21 2014

TODAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 11 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. 

TONIGHT
SOUTH WINDS 6 TO 9 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5 TO 7 KNOTS
EARLY IN THE MORNING. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. 

TUESDAY
WEST WINDS 5 TO 7 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST 11 TO
14 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
AFTERNOON. 

TUESDAY NIGHT
WEST WINDS 12 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST 9 TO
12 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. 

WEDNESDAY
NORTH WINDS 8 TO 11 KNOTS BECOMING EAST 5 TO 8 KNOTS IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. 

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
SOUTH WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. 

THURSDAY
SOUTH WINDS 8 TO 11 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. 

THURSDAY NIGHT
SOUTH WINDS 9 TO 12 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. 

FRIDAY
SOUTH WINDS 8 TO 11 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. 

FRIDAY NIGHT
SOUTH WINDS 9 TO 12 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.