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
223 PM EST FRI DEC 9 2016

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.

AMZ400-100400-
SYNOPSIS FOR ALTAMAHA SOUND GA TO FLAGLER BEACH FL OUT TO 60 NM-
223 PM EST FRI DEC 9 2016

.SYNOPSIS...
HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD OVER THE TENNESSEE VALLEY TONIGHT. WINDS
WILL BECOME ONSHORE LATER TONIGHT AND WILL PERSIST THROUGH SUNDAY
AS HIGH PRESSURE MOVES EASTWARD AND OFF THE MID ATLANTIC COAST. A
COLD FRONT WILL MOVE INTO THE SOUTHEASTERN STATES ON MONDAY AND
WILL STALL TO THE NORTHWEST OF OUR COASTAL WATERS THROUGH MIDWEEK.

$$

AMZ450-452-454-100400-
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-
223 PM EST FRI DEC 9 2016

.TONIGHT...NORTH NORTHEAST WINDS DECREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. INLAND WATERS BECOMING A LIGHT CHOP.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. INLAND
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...EAST SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. INLAND WATERS A
LIGHT CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.
INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MONDAY THROUGH TUESDAY...SOUTH SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. INLAND WATERS MOSTLY SMOOTH. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...WEST SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10
KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. INLAND WATERS MOSTLY SMOOTH. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.

$$

AMZ470-472-474-100400-
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-
223 PM EST FRI DEC 9 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NORTH NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 9 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...EAST SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15
KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO
5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MONDAY NIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
10 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO
4 FEET. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

$$

NELSON


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