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
412 AM EDT TUE APR 21 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.

AMZ400-211715-
SYNOPSIS FOR ALTAMAHA SOUND GA TO FLAGLER BEACH FL OUT TO 60 NM-
412 AM EDT TUE APR 21 2015

.SYNOPSIS...

A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE SOUTH OF AREA WATERS EARLY THIS MORNING
THEN HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD OVER THE REGION TODAY THEN SHIFT
OFFSHORE OF THE SOUTHEAST ATLANTIC COAST WEDNESDAY. A WEAKENING
COLD FRONT WILL MOVE ACROSS THE REGION LATE THURSDAY AND THURSDAY
NIGHT AND BEGIN TO STALL. THE FRONT LIFTS NORTH AS A WARM FRONT
LATE FRIDAY IN ADVANCE OF AN AREA OF BROAD LOW PRESSURE CROSSING
THE DEEP SOUTH THIS WEEKEND.

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AMZ450-452-454-211715-
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-
412 AM EDT TUE APR 21 2015

.TODAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING EAST 5 TO 10 KNOTS
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS EARLY IN THE EVENING
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS. INLAND WATERS
SMOOTH.
.WEDNESDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 10 KNOTS
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS. INLAND WATERS SMOOTH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST 10 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS. INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
ISOLATED SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THURSDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING EAST 5 TO 10 KNOTS
LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. INLAND WATERS A LIGHT
CHOP. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 10
TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. INLAND WATERS A LIGHT
CHOP. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. INLAND WATERS
A LIGHT CHOP.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. INLAND
WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. INLAND
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.

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AMZ470-472-474-211715-
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-
412 AM EDT TUE APR 21 2015

.TODAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 10 KNOTS
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THURSDAY...WEST WINDS 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST 5 TO 10 KNOTS
LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH 10 TO 15
KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 TO
5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.

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