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
251 PM EDT TUE MAY 5 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.

AMZ400-060300-
SYNOPSIS FOR ALTAMAHA SOUND GA TO FLAGLER BEACH FL OUT TO 60 NM-
251 PM EDT TUE MAY 5 2015

.SYNOPSIS...
HIGH PRESSURE WILL SHIFT TO THE NORTHEAST THIS WEEK WHILE LOW
PRESSURE DEVELOPS NEAR THE BAHAMAS AND DRIFTS NORTHWARD. BUILDING
SEAS AND ENHANCED EASTERLY WINDS ARE FORECAST THROUGH WEDNESDAY.
WINDS WILL BECOME NORTH THEN NORTHWEST AND REMAIN ELEVATED WEDNESDAY
NIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY NIGHT AS THE LOW LIFTS SLOWLY NORTHWARD.

$$

AMZ450-452-454-060300-
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-
251 PM EDT TUE MAY 5 2015

.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
ISOLATED SHOWERS IN THE EVENING. SCATTERED SHOWERS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. INLAND WATERS CHOPPY.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS
3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. INLAND WATERS A
LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FEET IN THE
AFTERNOON. INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING WEST IN THE
LATE EVENING. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 KNOTS BECOMING EAST IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST
IN THE LATE EVENING. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. INLAND WATERS MOSTLY
SMOOTH. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. INLAND WATERS MOSTLY SMOOTH.
ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

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AMZ470-472-474-060300-
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-
251 PM EDT TUE MAY 5 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...
THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 9 FEET. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 10 FEET. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...
THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 10 TO 15 KNOTS
IN THE LATE EVENING. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6
FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6
FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST IN
THE LATE EVENING. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY...WEST WINDS 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

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