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
244 PM EST THU FEB 26 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-
244 PM EST THU FEB 26 2015

.SYNOPSIS...
WINDS AND SEAS WILL FOLLOW THE DOWNWARD TREND THROUGH THIS
AFTERNOON TO AROUND 15 KNOTS IN THE NEAR AND OFFSHORE WATERS WHICH
WILL CONTINUE OVERNIGHT. NORTHWESTERLY FLOW WILL BEGIN TO SHIFT
ONSHORE OVERNIGHT AS HIGH BUILDS TO OUR NORTH. NORTHEASTERLY FLOW
WILL INCREASE THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT WHEN SCA CONDITIONS WILL BE
LIKELY IN THE NEAR AND OFFSHORE WATERS THROUGH LATE SATURDAY INTO
SUNDAY. SEAS WILL COME UP BETWEEN 7 TO 10 FEET IN THE OFFSHORE
WATERS FRIDAY NIGHT AND WILL REMAIN ELEVATED THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT.

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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-
244 PM EST THU FEB 26 2015

.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. INLAND
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 9 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT. INLAND WATERS CHOPPY.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 9 FEET. INLAND WATERS CHOPPY. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 9 FEET. INLAND WATERS CHOPPY. SCATTERED
 SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...EAST WINDS 15 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 9 FEET. INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET. INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
INLAND WATERS MOSTLY SMOOTH. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. INLAND
WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.

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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-
244 PM EST THU FEB 26 2015

.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 25 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 9 FEET BUILDING TO 7 TO 10 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 13 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT. ISOLATED
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING. SCATTERED SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 7 TO 10 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 13 FEET. SCATTERED SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 8 TO 11 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 14 FEET. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 7 TO 10 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 13 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 9 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 11 FEET SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 9 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT. ISOLATED
SHOWERS.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 5
FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS.

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