Hazardous Weather Outlook
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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Jacksonville FL
456 AM EST Thu Feb 23 2017

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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-
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-
Hamilton-Suwannee-Columbia-Baker-Inland Nassau-Inland Duval-Union-
Bradford-Clay-St. Johns-Gilchrist-Alachua-Putnam-Flagler-Marion-
Coastal Nassau-Coastal Duval-Coffee-Jeff Davis-Bacon-Appling-
Wayne-Atkinson-Ware-Pierce-Brantley-Inland Glynn-Coastal Glynn-
Echols-Clinch-Charlton-Inland Camden-Coastal Camden-
456 AM EST Thu Feb 23 2017

...HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS AT NORTHEAST FLORIDA BEACHES
THROUGH FRIDAY...

...HIGH SURF ALONG THE LOWER NORTHEAST FLORIDA COAST TODAY...

...GALE WARNING FOR PORTIONS OF THE NORTHEAST FLORIDA
COAST TODAY...

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for Northeast Florida,
Southeast Georgia and the Adjacent Coastal Waters.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight...

Low pressure along the east central Florida coast will
meander slowly today before accelerating east tonight.
The strong gradient north of the low will produce strong
onshore winds along the coast and gale force gusts along
portions of the northeast Florida near shore waters from
St Augustine south and for all of the northeast Florida
offshore waters.

There is a High Risk of rip currents at the northeast Florida
beaches and a Moderate risk at the southeast Georgia beaches.

Windy conditions along with high surf is expected along the
lower northeast Florida coast from St Augustine south where
breakers of up to 8 feet are expected.

Brief periods of heavy along with isolated storms are expected
along the lower northeast Florida coast from St Augustine south.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Friday through Wednesday...

A High Risk of Rip currents is expected to continue along
the northeast Florida coast and a Moderate Risk along the
southeast Georgia coast on Friday. An elevated risk is
expected on Saturday.

A brief period of Small Craft Advisory conditions is possible
offshore Saturday night as a cold front pushes through the area.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed.

For additional information, visit the National Weather Service in
Jacksonville website on the internet at weather.gov/jax.

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