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
1228 AM EDT THU SEP 1 2016

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.

AMZ400-011230-
SYNOPSIS FOR ALTAMAHA SOUND GA TO FLAGLER BEACH FL OUT TO 60 NM-
1228 AM EDT THU SEP 1 2016

.SYNOPSIS...
TROPICAL STORM HERMINE IS EXPECTED TO TRACK ACROSS THE NORTHEAST
GULF OF MEXICO AND THEN ACROSS NORTH FLORIDA AND SOUTH GEORGIA
THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...AND THEN PUSH NORTHEAST INTO THE
CAROLINAS FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY. TROPICAL STORM FORCE WINDS
WILL BE POSSIBLE LATE THURSDAY NIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING.

$$

AMZ450-452-454-011230-
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-
1228 AM EDT THU SEP 1 2016

...TROPICAL STORM WATCH IN EFFECT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 KNOTS. SEAS 4 FEET. DOMINANT
PERIOD 11 SECONDS. INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. SHOWERS LIKELY
AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD
12 SECONDS BECOMING 5 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. INLAND WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. SOUTH
SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. SOUTH SOUTHWEST
WINDS 25 TO 30 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 45 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO
7 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 9 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS.
INLAND WATERS VERY ROUGH. SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF THUNDERSTORMS. SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. GUSTS TO 35 KNOTS IN THE EVENING. SEAS 5 TO
6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET. INLAND WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.
INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING EAST
SOUTHEAST AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. INLAND WATERS A LIGHT
CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY...EAST NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET. INLAND
WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...EAST NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
3 FEET. INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY...EAST NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET. INLAND
WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.

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AMZ470-472-474-011230-
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-
1228 AM EDT THU SEP 1 2016

...TROPICAL STORM WATCH IN EFFECT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 7 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 9 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS.
SHOWERS LIKELY AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO
5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 12 SECONDS
BECOMING 5 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. SOUTH WINDS
15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH
THE NIGHT. SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRIDAY...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. SOUTH SOUTHWEST
WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 35 KNOTS. SEAS 7 TO
9 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 11 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS.
SHOWERS LIKELY AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 35 KNOTS. SEAS 7 TO
9 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 11 FEET. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING AROUND
10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS
UP TO 6 FEET. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTH SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING
NORTH NORTHWEST AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 FEET. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 3 FEET. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...EAST NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 FEET.
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY...EAST NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

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