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
314 AM EST THU JAN 29 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.

AMZ400-291615-
SYNOPSIS FOR ALTAMAHA SOUND GA TO FLAGLER BEACH FL OUT TO 60 NM-
314 AM EST THU JAN 29 2015

.SYNOPSIS...
HIGH PRESSURE WILL SETTLE OVER OUR REGION TODAY. A COLD FRONT
WILL APPROACH THE COASTAL WATERS LATE THURSDAY NIGHT...MOVING
QUICKLY THROUGH OUR REGION EARLY ON FRIDAY. HIGH PRESSURE WILL
BUILD TO THE NORTH OF OUR REGION FRIDAY NIGHT...RESULTING IN
STRENGTHENING ONSHORE WINDS. HIGH PRESSURE WILL THEN SLIDE OFF THE
SOUTHEAST U.S. COAST ON SUNDAY. ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL MOVE
ACROSS THE COASTAL WATERS MONDAY.

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AMZ450-452-454-291615-
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-
314 AM EST THU JAN 29 2015

.TODAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO 10 KNOTS IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. INLAND WATERS MOSTLY SMOOTH.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.FRIDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 15 KNOTS
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. INLAND WATERS A MODERATE
CHOP.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. INLAND
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
INLAND WATERS ROUGH. SCATTERED SHOWERS.

$$

AMZ470-472-474-291615-
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-
314 AM EST THU JAN 29 2015

.TODAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO 10 KNOTS IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO
6 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET.
.FRIDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. ISOLATED
SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 25 TO 30 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 9 FEET. SCATTERED SHOWERS.

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