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
327 AM EST FRI NOV 21 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.

AMZ400-211630-
SYNOPSIS FOR ALTAMAHA SOUND GA TO FLAGLER BEACH FL OUT TO 60 NM-
327 AM EST FRI NOV 21 2014

.SYNOPSIS...
HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE REGION WILL BE REINFORCED AS A STRONGER HIGH
PRESSURE CENTER BUILDS OVER THE MID-ATLANTIC REGION TODAY AND SATURDAY.
THIS WEATHER PATTERN WILL RESULT IN BUILDING SEAS AND AN INCREASING
ONSHORE FLOW...WITH WINDS BECOMING SOUTHERLY ON SUNDAY AND THEN
SOUTHWESTERLY ON MONDAY IN ADVANCE OF THE NEXT APPROACHING COLD
FRONT WHICH WILL MOVE THROUGH ON TUESDAY.

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AMZ450-452-454-211600-
ALTAMAHA SOUND GA TO FERNANDINA BEACH FL OUT 20 NM-
FERNANDINA BEACH TO ST AUGUSTINE FL OUT 20 NM-
ST AUGUSTINE TO FLAGLER BEACH FL OUT 20 NM-
327 AM EST FRI NOV 21 2014

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION...

.TODAY...NORTHEAST WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS
BUILDING TO 3 TO 4 FEET. INLAND WATERS BECOMING CHOPPY.
.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET. INLAND WATERS CHOPPY. ISOLATED
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL
SEAS UP TO 9 FEET. INLAND WATERS CHOPPY. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 9 FEET. INLAND WATERS CHOPPY. ISOLATED
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL
SEAS UP TO 9 FEET. INLAND WATERS CHOPPY. WIDESPREAD SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING. NUMEROUS SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET. INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS.

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AMZ470-472-474-211630-
ALTAMAHA SOUND GA TO FERNANDINA BEACH FL 20 NM TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
FERNANDINA BEACH TO ST AUGUSTINE FL 20 NM TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
ST AUGUSTINE TO FLAGLER BEACH FL 20 NM TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
327 AM EST FRI NOV 21 2014

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION TODAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH MONDAY
MORNING...

.TODAY...NORTHEAST WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS
BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET.
.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 9 FEET.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS LATE IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO 9 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 11
FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 25 KNOTS. SEAS 7 TO 10 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 13 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...
THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 25 KNOTS. SEAS 7 TO 10 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL
SEAS UP TO 13 FEET. WIDESPREAD SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 20 KNOTS. SEAS 7 TO 10 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 13 FEET. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 9 FEET. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS.

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