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
442 AM EDT MON AUG 31 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-
442 AM EDT MON AUG 31 2015

.SYNOPSIS...
HIGH PRESSURE WILL REMAIN NORTHEAST OF THE REGION EARLY THIS WEEK
WHILE THE REMNANTS OF ERIKA LINGER ACROSS THE EASTERN GULF OF
MEXICO. THE PRESSURE GRADIENT WILL RELAX ON TUESDAY WITH A
LIGHTER SOUTHERLY FLOW THE REMAINDER OF THE WEEK WITH SUBSIDING
SEAS.

$$

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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-
442 AM EDT MON AUG 31 2015

.TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET IN
THE MORNING SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON. INLAND
WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...THEN BECOMING SOUTHEAST 10
KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. INLAND WATERS MOSTLY
SMOOTH. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...THEN BECOMING SOUTHEAST 10
KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS. INLAND WATERS MOSTLY
SMOOTH. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
3 FEET. INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS.
INLAND WATERS SMOOTH. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS UNTIL EARLY MORNING
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS. INLAND
WATERS SMOOTH. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS BECOMING EAST 5 TO 10 KNOTS IN
THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS. INLAND WATERS
SMOOTH. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

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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-
442 AM EDT MON AUG 31 2015

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION...

.TODAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET. SCATTERED
 SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 10
KNOTS IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 FEET. SCATTERED
 SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. SCATTERED
 SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN
ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
4 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
EVENING...THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...THEN BECOMING SOUTHEAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS BECOMING EAST 5 TO 10 KNOTS IN
THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

JDS


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