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
224 PM EDT Sun Sep 24 2017

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 waves...along with the occasional height of the average
highest 1/10 of the waves.

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Synopsis for Altamaha Sound GA to Flagler Beach FL out to 60 nm-
224 PM EDT Sun Sep 24 2017

.SYNOPSIS...
Hurricane Maria will move northward and pass well to the east of
area waters. Northeast winds at 15 to 20 knots will continue through
Monday before turning northerly and decreasing below 15 knots.
Elevated seas with Small Craft Advisories will continue into
midweek as Maria moves northward.

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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-
224 PM EDT Sun Sep 24 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE MONDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...North northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 6 to 9 feet
with occasional seas up to 11 feet. Dominant period 14 seconds. Inland
waters a moderate chop.
.MONDAY...North northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 6 to 9 feet
with occasional seas up to 11 feet. Dominant period 14 seconds. Inland
waters a moderate chop.
.MONDAY NIGHT...North northeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming
northwest after midnight. Seas 6 to 8 feet with occasional seas
up to 10 feet. Dominant period 13 seconds. Inland waters a light chop.
.TUESDAY...North northwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming east in
the evening. Seas 5 to 7 feet with occasional seas up to 9 feet.
Dominant period 13 seconds. Inland waters a light chop.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...West winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas
4 to 6 feet with occasional seas up to 8 feet. Inland waters
mostly smooth.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...West southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 3 to
5 feet with occasional seas up to 6 feet subsiding to 2 to 3 feet
after midnight. Inland waters a light chop.
.THURSDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south
southeast in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Inland waters a
light chop.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...South winds 5 to 10 knots becoming west
southwest after midnight. Seas 1 to 2 feet. Inland waters a light
chop.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds around 5 knots becoming east southeast
in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Inland waters smooth. A
chance of showers.

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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-
224 PM EDT Sun Sep 24 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...North northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 9 to
12 feet with occasional seas up to 15 feet. Dominant period 14 seconds. A
slight chance of showers in the evening.
.MONDAY...North winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 9 to 12 feet with
occasional seas up to 15 feet. Dominant period 14 seconds.
.MONDAY NIGHT...North northwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 8 to
11 feet with occasional seas up to 14 feet. Dominant period 13 seconds.
.TUESDAY...North northwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 8 to
11 feet with occasional seas up to 14 feet. Dominant period 13 seconds.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...West northwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 6 to
9 feet with occasional seas up to 11 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...West northwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 6 to
8 feet with occasional seas up to 10 feet.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...West southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 4 to
6 feet with occasional seas up to 8 feet. A slight chance of
showers.
.THURSDAY AND THURSDAY NIGHT...West southwest winds 5 to
10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
.FRIDAY...West winds 5 to 10 knots becoming east southeast in the
afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 feet. A chance of showers.

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