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
233 PM 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.

AMZ400-300345-
SYNOPSIS FOR ALTAMAHA SOUND GA TO FLAGLER BEACH FL OUT TO 60 NM-
233 PM EST THU JAN 29 2015

.SYNOPSIS...

WINDS ARE EXPECTED TO INCREASE TONIGHT INTO FRIDAY...FOLLOWING A
COLD FRONTAL PASSAGE. HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD FROM THE NORTHWEST
FRIDAY NIGHT...ALLOWING WINDS TO DIMINISH SOMEWHAT. HIGH PRESSURE
WILL REMAIN THE PREDOMINANT WEATHER FEATURE THROUGH THE WEEKEND.
A COLD FRONT WILL CROSS AREA WATERS SUNDAY NIGHT INTO
MONDAY...BRINGING THE POTENTIAL FOR ADVISORY CRITERIA WINDS.

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AMZ450-452-454-300345-
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-
233 PM EST THU JAN 29 2015

.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS. INLAND WATERS A LIGHT
CHOP.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS.
INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 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...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
3 FEET. INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. INLAND
WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
INLAND WATERS CHOPPY. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.TUESDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS.
INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.

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AMZ470-472-474-300345-
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-
233 PM EST THU JAN 29 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH
FRIDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS TO 20 KNOTS DECREASING TO 15 TO 20
KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST 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.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 25 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 9 FEET. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL
SEAS UP TO 8 FEET.
.TUESDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.
ISOLATED SHOWERS.

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