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
1022 AM EST SAT FEB 6 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 SEAS...ALONG WITH THE OCCASIONAL HEIGHT OF THE AVERAGE
HIGHEST 1/10 OF THE SEAS.

AMZ400-062330-
SYNOPSIS FOR ALTAMAHA SOUND GA TO FLAGLER BEACH FL OUT TO 60 NM-
1022 AM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

.SYNOPSIS...
A TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE WILL DEVELOP NEAR THE SOUTHEAST ATLANTIC
COAST TODAY...AND A LOW PRESSURE WILL DEVELOP OFF THE FLORIDA
COAST TONIGHT. THIS LOW WILL THEN RAPIDLY INTENSIFY AS IT MOVES
NORTHEAST UP THE EAST COAST LATE TONIGHT AND SUNDAY. THE INCREASED
PRESSURE GRADIENT FROM THIS TROUGH AND LOW WILL RESULT IN ELEVATED
WIND AND SEA CONDITIONS. ANOTHER TROUGH WILL SWING SOUTHEAST
ACROSS THE AREA WATERS MONDAY EVENING...KEEPING CONDITIONS
ELEVATED INTO THE MIDDLE OF NEXT WEEK.

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AMZ450-452-454-062330-
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-
1022 AM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

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

.REST OF TODAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 9 FEET. INLAND WATERS CHOPPY. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 25 KNOTS WITH OCCASIONAL GUSTS TO
GALE FORCE. SEAS 6 TO 9 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 11 FEET. INLAND WATERS ROUGH. SHOWERS
LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 25 KNOTS WITH OCCASIONAL GUSTS TO
GALE FORCE. SEAS 7 TO 10 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 13 FEET. INLAND WATERS ROUGH. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 10 FEET SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT. INLAND WATERS
CHOPPY.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET. INLAND WATERS CHOPPY. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MONDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 25 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET. INLAND WATERS ROUGH. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUESDAY...WEST WINDS 25 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. INLAND WATERS ROUGH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 25 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. INLAND WATERS ROUGH.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. INLAND
WATERS CHOPPY.

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AMZ470-472-474-062330-
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-
1022 AM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM EST THIS EVENING...
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM EST THIS EVENING THROUGH
SUNDAY EVENING...

.REST OF TODAY...NORTH WINDS 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 9 FEET BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 11 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 25 TO 30 KNOTS WITH FREQUENT GUSTS TO GALE
FORCE. SEAS 7 TO 10 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 13 FEET BUILDING TO 10 TO 13 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 17 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SUNDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 30 KNOTS WITH FREQUENT GUSTS TO GALE
FORCE. SEAS 11 TO 15 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 19 FEET
BUILDING TO 12 TO 17 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 22 FEET IN
THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 10 TO
15 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 19 FEET SUBSIDING TO 8 TO
11 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 14 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
GALE FORCE. SEAS 7 TO 10 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 13 FEET.
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MONDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 30 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO GALE FORCE.
SEAS 7 TO 10 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 13 FEET. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUESDAY...WEST WINDS 30 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO GALE FORCE. SEAS 7
TO 10 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 13 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 30 KNOTS. SEAS 7 TO
10 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 13 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 25 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 9 FEET.

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