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
1005 PM EST MON DEC 5 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.

AMZ400-061115-
SYNOPSIS FOR ALTAMAHA SOUND GA TO FLAGLER BEACH FL OUT TO 60 NM-
1005 PM EST MON DEC 5 2016

.SYNOPSIS...
WARM FRONT WILL LIFT NORTHWARD TONIGHT INTO TUESDAY AS A COLD FRONT
APPROACHES FROM THE WEST. THE FRONT WILL MOVE EAST ACROSS AREA
WATERS TUESDAY EVENING. HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD TO THE NORTHWEST TO
NORTH WEDNESDAY. ANOTHER COLD FRONT IS EXPECTED TO PASS THROUGH
THURSDAY INTO THURSDAY NIGHT.

$$

AMZ450-452-454-061115-
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-
1005 PM EST MON DEC 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION...

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTH SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS
2 TO 4 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY...SOUTH SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. INLAND
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE MORNING. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...WEST NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
3 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING EAST
NORTHEAST IN THE EVENING. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS.
INLAND WATERS SMOOTH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING WEST AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. INLAND WATERS SMOOTH.
.THURSDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
3 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET
AFTER MIDNIGHT. INLAND WATERS CHOPPY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET. INLAND WATERS CHOPPY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTH NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
4 FEET. INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.SATURDAY...EAST NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
3 FEET. INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.

$$

AMZ470-472-474-061115-
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-
1005 PM EST MON DEC 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM EST TUESDAY THROUGH
TUESDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. SHOWERS AND
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY...SOUTH SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
AROUND 35 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO
9 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE MORNING. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...WEST NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO
5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
4 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
.THURSDAY...WEST NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST
15 TO 20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO
5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 9 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 10 FEET. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTH NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO
6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET.
.SATURDAY...EAST NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
4 FEET. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

$$

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