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
821 AM EDT SAT NOV 1 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.

AMZ400-012100-
SYNOPSIS FOR ALTAMAHA SOUND GA TO FLAGLER BEACH FL OUT TO 60 NM-
821 AM EDT SAT NOV 1 2014

.SYNOPSIS...
A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL CROSS THE AREA THIS MORNING...WITH A VERY
WINDY NORTHWEST FLOW TODAY AS UNSEASONABLY STRONG COLD AIR MOVES
ACROSS THE WARM COASTAL WATERS. GALE FORCE CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED
WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KNOTS OFFSHORE. WINDS WILL SHIFT ONSHORE SUNDAY
NIGHT WITH ONSHORE WINDS THEN CONTINUING THROUGH THE MIDDLE OF
NEXT WEEK AS THE HIGH PRESSURE RIDGE SETTLES NORTH AND EAST OF THE
WATERS.

$$

AMZ450-452-454-012100-
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-
821 AM EDT SAT NOV 1 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING
THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...WEST WINDS 25 TO 30 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 35 KNOTS. SEAS 4
TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET NEAR 20 NM. INLAND
WATERS ROUGH.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET. INLAND WATERS ROUGH.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.MONDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.MONDAY NIGHT THROUGH WEDNESDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS
2 TO 4 FEET. INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.

$$

AMZ470-472-474-012100-
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-
821 AM EDT SAT NOV 1 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...WEST WINDS 30 TO 35 KNOTS. GUSTS UP TO 45 KNOTS. SEAS 8 TO
11 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 14 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 25 TO 30 KNOTS. SEAS 8 TO 11 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 14 FEET.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS 20 KNOTS. SEAS 7 TO 10 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL
SEAS UP TO 13 FEET SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 8 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS
UP TO 10 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 9 FEET.
.MONDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL
SEAS UP TO 8 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 15 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL
SEAS UP TO 8 FEET.
.TUESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...EAST WINDS 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET.

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