Coastal Waters Forecast
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Coastal Waters Forecast for Northeast Florida/Southeast Georgia
National Weather Service Jacksonville FL
312 AM EDT Sat Jun 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-
312 AM EDT Sat Jun 24 2017

.SYNOPSIS...
Surface ridge axis will shift south into central Florida through
the weekend. Southerly flow expected through the weekend with breezy
southeast to south winds expected. A frontal boundary will push
into the region Sunday night through Monday and stall across or
just south of the region through the middle of the week.

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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-
312 AM EDT Sat Jun 24 2017

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION BY LATE IN THE AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to 20 knots
late in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 feet. Dominant period 7
seconds. Inland waters a moderate chop.
.TONIGHT...South southwest winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet
with occasional seas up to 6 feet. Dominant period 5 seconds. Inland
waters a moderate chop. A slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms in the evening.
.SUNDAY...South southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south
southeast 10 to 15 knots in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Dominant period 8 seconds. Inland waters a light chop. Showers and
thunderstorms likely in the afternoon.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west 5 to
10 knots in the morning. Seas 2 to 4 feet. Dominant period 5 seconds.
Inland waters a light chop. Showers and Thunderstorms likely in
the evening. Showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms after
midnight.
.MONDAY...North northwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming north
northeast 10 to 15 knots in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Inland waters a light chop. Showers and thunderstorms likely.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Inland waters smooth. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.TUESDAY...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet.
Inland waters a light chop. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...East northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to
3 feet. Inland waters a light chop. A chance of showers and a
slight chance of thunderstorms.
.WEDNESDAY...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet. Inland
waters a moderate chop. A chance of showers and a slight chance
of thunderstorms.

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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-
312 AM EDT Sat Jun 24 2017

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION BY LATE IN THE AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...South winds 10 TO 15 knots increasing to 15 to 20 knots
late in the afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 feet with occasional seas up
to 6 feet. Dominant period 9 seconds.
.TONIGHT...South southwest winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet
with occasional seas up to 6 feet. Dominant period 5 seconds. A slight
chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.SUNDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet. Dominant period
8 seconds. Showers and thunderstorms likely in the afternoon.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet.
Dominant period 8 seconds. Showers and Thunderstorms likely in
the evening. Showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms after
midnight.
.MONDAY...West northwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming north
northeast 10 to 15 knots in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Showers likely and a chance of thunderstorms.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Showers likely and a chance of thunderstorms.
.TUESDAY...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...East northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to
4 feet. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.WEDNESDAY...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet with
occasional seas up to 6 feet. A chance of showers and a slight
chance of thunderstorms.

$$

JDS



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