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
435 AM EDT WED AUG 27 2014

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

AMZ400-271645-
SYNOPSIS FOR ALTAMAHA SOUND GA TO FLAGLER BEACH FL OUT TO 60 NM-
435 AM EDT WED AUG 27 2014

.SYNOPSIS...
THE ELEVATED NORTHEAST FLOW RESULTING FROM AN INCREASED PRESSURE
GRADIENT BETWEEN HIGH PRESSURE TO THE NORTHWEST AND HURRICANE
CRISTOBAL TO THE EAST...WILL GRADUALLY WEAKEN THROUGH WEDNESDAY. A
BROAD HIGH PRESSURE RIDGE WILL BUILD LATER IN THE WEEK...YIELDING
FAIRLY LIGHT WINDS.

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AMZ450-452-454-271645-
ALTAMAHA SOUND GA TO FERNANDINA BEACH FL OUT 20 NM-
FERNANDINA BEACH TO ST AUGUSTINE FL OUT 20 NM-
ST AUGUSTINE TO FLAGLER BEACH FL OUT 20 NM-
435 AM EDT WED AUG 27 2014

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION...

.TODAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET.
INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 KNOTS BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET. INLAND WATERS MOSTLY SMOOTH.
.THURSDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS BECOMING EAST 10 KNOTS IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. INLAND WATERS MOSTLY SMOOTH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.FRIDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS BECOMING EAST 5 TO 10 KNOTS
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. INLAND WATERS SMOOTH.
ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. INLAND
WATERS MOSTLY SMOOTH. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. INLAND
WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
IN THE EVENING...THEN ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. INLAND
WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
IN THE MORNING...THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN
THE AFTERNOON.

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AMZ470-472-474-271645-
ALTAMAHA SOUND GA TO FERNANDINA BEACH FL 20 NM TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
FERNANDINA BEACH TO ST AUGUSTINE FL 20 NM TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
ST AUGUSTINE TO FLAGLER BEACH FL 20 NM TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
435 AM EDT WED AUG 27 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS
EVENING...

.TODAY...NORTH WINDS 15 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET. ISOLATED
SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 KNOTS UNTIL EARLY MORNING BECOMING
LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING EAST 10 KNOTS
LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.
ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.
ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.
ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.
ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. ISOLATED
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.

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