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
353 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

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.

AMZ400-221800-
SYNOPSIS FOR ALTAMAHA SOUND GA TO FLAGLER BEACH FL OUT TO 60 NM-
353 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

.SYNOPSIS...
FRONTAL BOUNDARY WILL SITUATE ITSELF ACROSS THE COASTAL WATERS
TODAY NEAR THE FL/GA BORDER WITH NORTHEAST FLOW TO THE NORTH OVER
THE GA WATERS AND SSE FLOW TO THE SOUTH OVER THE FL WATERS. WINDS
WILL SHIFT TO THE SOUTH ON TUESDAY AS THE WARM FRONT PASSES AND
REMAIN BELOW 15 KTS. SEAS AND WINDS WILL BEGIN TO INCREASE AS COLD
FRONT APPROACHES TUESDAY EVENING THROUGH THURSDAY. SMALL CRAFT
ADVISORY CONDITIONS WILL BE LIKELY FOR THE OFFSHORE WATERS ON
WEDNESDAY AND WEDNESDAY NIGHT.


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AMZ450-470-221800-
ALTAMAHA SOUND GA TO FERNANDINA BEACH FL OUT 20 NM-
ALTAMAHA SOUND GA TO FERNANDINA BEACH FL 20 NM TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
353 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

.TODAY...NORTH WINDS 5 KNOTS BECOMING EAST 5 TO 10 KNOTS IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. INLAND WATERS MOSTLY SMOOTH.
SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. SHOWERS
LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
 THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. INLAND
WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET. INLAND WATERS CHOPPY. SHOWERS
LIKELY IN THE MORNING. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET. INLAND WATERS CHOPPY. SHOWERS
LIKELY AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN SCATTERED
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THURSDAY...NORTHWEST 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. INLAND WATERS CHOPPY.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH
5 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. INLAND WATERS A
LIGHT CHOP.
.FRIDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS. INLAND
WATERS SMOOTH.

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FERNANDINA BEACH TO ST AUGUSTINE FL OUT 20 NM-
ST AUGUSTINE TO FLAGLER BEACH FL OUT 20 NM-
FERNANDINA BEACH TO ST AUGUSTINE FL 20 NM TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
ST AUGUSTINE TO FLAGLER BEACH FL 20 NM TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
353 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

.TODAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. INLAND
WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. SHOWERS LIKELY AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. INLAND
WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. INLAND
WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET. INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING WITH SCATTERED
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET. INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
SHOWERS LIKELY AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 KNOTS BECOMING WEST
20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL
SEAS UP TO 8 FEET. INLAND WATERS CHOPPY. SHOWERS LIKELY AND
ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THURSDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET. INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.FRIDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. INLAND
WATERS SMOOTH.

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