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
900 PM EST SUN JAN 25 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.

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SYNOPSIS FOR ALTAMAHA SOUND GA TO FLAGLER BEACH FL OUT TO 60 NM-
900 PM EST SUN JAN 25 2015

.SYNOPSIS...
A COLD FRONT WILL CROSS AREA WATERS FROM THE NORTHWEST LATE TONIGHT.
WINDS ARE EXPECTED TO INCREASE INTO THE ADVISORY CRITERIA LATE THIS
EVENING AHEAD OF THE FRONT...WITH WINDS AND SEAS INCREASING BEHIND
THE FRONT MONDAY. WINDS AND SEAS WILL REMAIN ELEVATED THROUGH
TUESDAY NIGHT WITH A HIGH BUILDING FROM THE WEST...AND A LOW TO
THE NORTHEAST. HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD OVER WEDNESDAY NIGHT INTO
THURSDAY...WITH A COOL FRONT SLIDING THROUGH LATE IN THE WEEK.

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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-
900 PM EST SUN JAN 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION TONIGHT...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM EST MONDAY THROUGH
TUESDAY MORNING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. INLAND
WATERS CHOPPY. ISOLATED SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. INLAND WATERS CHOPPY.
.TUESDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. INLAND
WATERS CHOPPY.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. INLAND WATERS CHOPPY.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.THURSDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. INLAND WATERS MOSTLY
SMOOTH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED 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-
900 PM EST SUN JAN 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY MORNING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KNOTS.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...WEST WINDS 25 TO 30 KNOTS WITH OCCASIONAL GUSTS TO GALE
FORCE. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 9 FEET.
SCATTERED SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 25 TO 30 KNOTS WITH OCCASIONAL
GUSTS TO GALE FORCE. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO
9 FEET.
.TUESDAY...WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 9 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WINDS 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 9 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET.
.THURSDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 10 TO 15 KNOTS
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. ISOLATED
SHOWERS.

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