Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Jacksonville, FL

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR NORTHEAST FLORIDA/SOUTHEAST GEORGIA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSONVILLE FL
922 PM EDT SAT APR 25 2015

ATLANTIC COASTAL WATERS FROM ALTAMAHA SOUND GA TO FLAGLER BEACH FL
OUT TO 60 NM.

SEAS ARE PROVIDED AS A RANGE OF THE AVERAGE HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST
1/3 OF THE SEAS...ALONG WITH THE OCCASIONAL HEIGHT OF THE AVERAGE
HIGHEST 1/10 OF THE SEAS.

AMZ400-260930-
SYNOPSIS FOR ALTAMAHA SOUND GA TO FLAGLER BEACH FL OUT TO 60 NM-
922 PM EDT SAT APR 25 2015

.SYNOPSIS...
STRONG TO SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE OVER THE GEORGIA
WATERS UNTIL AROUND MIDNIGHT. A COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH THE
COASTAL WATERS BY LATE SUNDAY...WITH STRONG OFFSHORE WINDS
PERSISTING AHEAD OF THIS BOUNDARY. THE FRONT WILL MOVE SOUTH OF
THE WATERS BY EARLY MONDAY. LOW PRESSURE DEVELOPING OVER THE GULF
OF MEXICO EARLY NEXT WEEK WILL MOVE OVER THE COASTAL WATERS
TOWARDS MIDWEEK.

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AMZ450-452-454-260930-
COASTAL WATERS FROM ALTAMAHA SOUND TO FERNANDINA BEACH FL OUT
20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM FERNANDINA BEACH TO ST. AUGUSTINE FL OUT
20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM ST. AUGUSTINE TO FLAGLER BEACH FL OUT 20 NM-
922 PM EDT SAT APR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION...

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4
FEET. INLAND WATERS CHOPPY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
.SUNDAY...WEST WINDS 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. INLAND WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST 15 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING. ISOLATED
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS. INLAND
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS.
INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. INLAND
WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. INLAND
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING
NORTHWEST 15 KNOTS IN THE LATE EVENING. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.THURSDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.

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WATERS FROM ALTAMAHA SOUND GA TO FERNANDINA BEACH FL FROM 20 TO
60 NM-
WATERS FROM FERNANDINA BEACH TO ST. AUGUSTINE FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
WATERS FROM ST. AUGUSTINE TO FLAGLER BEACH FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
922 PM EDT SAT APR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. GUSTS TO 40
KNOTS EARLY IN THE EVENING. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS
UP TO 8 FEET. NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
EVENING.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET IN THE
AFTERNOON. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. SCATTERED
 SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET. SCATTERED
 SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING WEST
15 TO 20 KNOTS IN THE LATE EVENING. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.THURSDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS.

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