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
226 AM EST Fri Nov 24 2017

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 waves...along with the occasional height of the average
highest 1/10 of the waves.

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Synopsis for Altamaha Sound GA to Flagler Beach FL out to 60 nm-
226 AM EST Fri Nov 24 2017

.SYNOPSIS...
Low pressure along the east central Florida coast early this
morning will move northeastward today and will accelerate into the
open Atlantic waters tonight. High pressure will build into our
region from the Florida panhandle by Friday night and Saturday. A
dry cold front will pass through our waters early on Sunday, with
high pressure building over the lower Mississippi and Tennessee
Valleys by Sunday night and Monday. Light offshore winds on
Saturday will become onshore beginning on Sunday afternoon.

$$

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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-
226 AM EST Fri Nov 24 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...North northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 5 to 7 feet
with occasional seas up to 9 feet. Dominant period 7 seconds. Inland
waters choppy. A chance of rain in the morning.
.TONIGHT...North northwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet
with occasional seas up to 8 feet. Dominant period 9 seconds. Inland
waters a light chop.
.SATURDAY AND SATURDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots.
Seas 2 to 4 feet. Dominant period 9 seconds. Inland waters smooth.
.SUNDAY...North winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Inland
waters a light chop.
.SUNDAY NIGHT THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT...East northeast winds 10 to
15 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet. Inland waters a light chop.
.TUESDAY...East northeast winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 to
4 feet. Inland waters a light chop. A slight chance of showers.

$$

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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-
226 AM EST Fri Nov 24 2017

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

.TODAY...North northeast winds 20 to 25 knots. Seas 6 to 8 feet
with occasional seas up to 10 feet. Dominant period 7 seconds.
Rain likely in the morning, then a chance of rain in the
afternoon.
.TONIGHT...North winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 5 to 7 feet with
occasional seas up to 9 feet. Dominant period 9 seconds. A chance
of rain in the evening.
.SATURDAY AND SATURDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots.
Seas 3 to 5 feet with occasional seas up to 6 feet. Dominant
period 9 seconds.
.SUNDAY...North winds around 10 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...North northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to
4 feet. A slight chance of showers.
.MONDAY...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet. A
chance of showers.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...East northeast winds 15 knots. Seas 3
to 5 feet with occasional seas up to 6 feet. A slight chance of
showers.

$$

Nelson



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