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
222 PM EST FRI DEC 19 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.

AMZ400-200400-
SYNOPSIS FOR ALTAMAHA SOUND GA TO FLAGLER BEACH FL OUT TO 60 NM-
222 PM EST FRI DEC 19 2014

.SYNOPSIS...
PATTERN BEGINS TO CHANGE TONIGHT AS NEXT SYSTEM TREKS TOWARDS THE
AREA FROM THE NORTHERN GULF OF MEXICO ACCOMPANIED BY A BOUNDARY
WHICH BECOMES MOSTLY STATIONARY ACROSS THE FL PENINSULA LATE THIS
WEEKEND. WIDESPREAD RAINFALL AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS EXPECTED
LATE SUNDAY THROUGH TUESDAY BEFORE COLD FRONT PUSHES THROUGH EARLY
WEDNESDAY WITH A STRONG OFFSHORE FLOW BEHIND THE FRONTAL PASSAGE.

$$

AMZ450-452-454-200400-
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-
222 PM EST FRI DEC 19 2014

.TONIGHT...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET OR
LESS. INLAND WATERS MOSTLY SMOOTH. ISOLATED SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SATURDAY...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3
FEET. INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. INLAND
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN
SCATTERED SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO 10 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. INLAND
WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
INLAND WATERS SMOOTH. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. INLAND WATERS A
LIGHT CHOP. NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. INLAND WATERS CHOPPY. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING.

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AMZ470-472-474-200400-
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-
222 PM EST FRI DEC 19 2014

.TONIGHT...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3
FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SATURDAY...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...EAST WINDS 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS
IN THE MORNING...THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET. NUMEROUS
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. NUMEROUS
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 9 FEET. SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 25 TO 30 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 10 FEET. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING.

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