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
1128 PM EDT MON APR 20 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.

AMZ400-210900-
SYNOPSIS FOR ALTAMAHA SOUND GA TO FLAGLER BEACH FL OUT TO 60 NM-
1128 PM EDT MON APR 20 2015

.SYNOPSIS...

A COLD FRONT WILL WEAKEN AS IT MOVES SOUTH OF THE WATERS LATE
TONIGHT. HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD OVER THE REGION TUESDAY THEN SHIFT
OFFSHORE OF THE SOUTHEAST ATLANTIC COAST WEDNESDAY. A WEAKENING COLD
FRONT WILL BEGIN TO STALL OVER THE AREA THURSDAY THEN LIFT NORTHWARD
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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AMZ450-452-454-210900-
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-
1128 PM EDT MON APR 20 2015

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING EAST 10 KNOTS
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
INLAND WATERS SMOOTH.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.THURSDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 KNOTS BECOMING EAST LATE IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST
5 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS. INLAND WATERS
MOSTLY SMOOTH. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING EAST 5 TO 10 KNOTS
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
INLAND WATERS MOSTLY SMOOTH. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. INLAND
WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.

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AMZ470-472-474-210900-
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-
1128 PM EDT MON APR 20 2015

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION...

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

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