Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Jacksonville, FL

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR NORTHEAST FLORIDA/SOUTHEAST
GEORGIA...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSONVILLE FL
521 AM EST TUE MAR 3 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-
521 AM EST TUE MAR 3 2015

.SYNOPSIS...HIGH PRESSURE TO THE NORTH OF THE AREA WILL QUICKLY
SHIFT OFFSHORE WITH THE RIDGE AXIS SETTLING SOUTH OF THE AREA
TONIGHT AND WEDNESDAY. A COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH THE WATERS FROM
THE NORTHWEST WEDNESDAY NIGHT...AND WILL MOVE ACROSS THE WATERS ON
THURSDAY.

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COASTAL WATERS FROM ALTAMAHA SOUND TO FERNANDINA BEACH FL OUT
20 NM-
521 AM EST TUE MAR 3 2015

.TODAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. INLAND
WATERS MOSTLY SMOOTH. AREAS OF DENSE FOG WITH VISIBILITY 1 NM OR
LESS IN THE MORNING. VISIBILITY 1 NM OR LESS IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. INLAND
WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. AREAS OF FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. INLAND
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. AREAS OF FOG IN THE MORNING.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST
10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. INLAND
WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...
THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
35 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT. INLAND WATERS
CHOPPY. SCATTERED SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN ISOLATED
 SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. GUSTS TO 35 KNOTS IN
THE MORNING. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET.
INLAND WATERS CHOPPY. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. INLAND WATERS CHOPPY. SCATTERED
 SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. SCATTERED
 SHOWERS.

$$

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COASTAL WATERS FROM FERNANDINA BEACH TO ST. AUGUSTINE FL OUT
20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM ST. AUGUSTINE TO FLAGLER BEACH FL OUT 20 NM-
521 AM EST TUE MAR 3 2015

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST THIS MORNING...

.TODAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 5 TO 10 KNOTS
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. INLAND WATERS MOSTLY SMOOTH.
WIDESPREAD DENSE FOG WITH VISIBILITY 1 NM OR LESS IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. INLAND
WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. AREAS OF FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET. INLAND
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. AREAS OF FOG IN THE MORNING.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST
15 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. INLAND
WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 20 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 IN THE EVENING...THEN ISOLATED SHOWERS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 20 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 10 FEET. INLAND WATERS CHOPPY. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 9 FEET. INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET. INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. SCATTERED
 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-
521 AM EST TUE MAR 3 2015

.TODAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 5 TO 10 KNOTS
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET. AREAS OF FOG WITH VISIBILITY
1 NM OR LESS IN THE MORNING. VISIBILITY 1 NM OR LESS IN THE
MORNING.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST
15 TO 20 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 25 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 11 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 25 KNOTS. SEAS 7 TO 10 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 13 FEET. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 9 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 11 FEET. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL
SEAS UP TO 9 FEET. SCATTERED SHOWERS.

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