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
235 PM EDT TUE OCT 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.

AMZ400-220330-
SYNOPSIS FOR ALTAMAHA SOUND GA TO FLAGLER BEACH FL OUT TO 60 NM-
235 PM EDT TUE OCT 21 2014

.SYNOPSIS...
A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH OUR REGION LATER THIS
EVENING...CROSSING THE COASTAL WATERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. NORTHERLY
WINDS AND SEAS WILL INCREASE LATE TONIGHT AND WEDNESDAY IN THE
WAKE OF THIS FRONT. WINDS AND SEAS WILL DECREASE THROUGH FRIDAY
NIGHT AS HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS INTO OUR REGION. ONSHORE WINDS MAY
STRENGTHEN LATE THIS WEEKEND AS HIGH PRESSURE STRENGTHENS TO THE
NORTH OF OUR AREA.

$$

AMZ450-452-454-220330-
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-
235 PM EDT TUE OCT 21 2014

.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST TO EAST WINDS 10 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST TO
SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 KNOTS LATE IN THE EVENING...THEN BECOMING
NORTHWEST AND INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2
TO 3 FEET. INLAND WATERS BECOMING A LIGHT CHOP LATE.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. INLAND
WATERS CHOPPY.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH TO NORTHWEST WINDS 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4
FEET. INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.THURSDAY...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4
FEET. INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH TO NORTHWEST WINDS 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3
FEET. INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. INLAND
WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3
FEET. INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.SATURDAY...NORTHWEST TO NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3
FEET. INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...NORTHEAST TO EAST WINDS 10 TO 15
KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.

$$

AMZ470-472-474-220330-
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-
235 PM EDT TUE OCT 21 2014

.TONIGHT...WEST TO SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST
AND INCREASING TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET.
.THURSDAY AND THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3
TO 4 FEET.
.FRIDAY AND FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS 10 KNOTS.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTHWEST TO NORTH WINDS 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...NORTHEAST TO EAST WINDS 15 KNOTS.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET.

$$

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