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
949 PM EDT THU OCT 30 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.

AMZ400-311000-
SYNOPSIS FOR ALTAMAHA SOUND GA TO FLAGLER BEACH FL OUT TO 60 NM-
949 PM EDT THU OCT 30 2014

.SYNOPSIS...
A COLD FRONT WILL PUSH SOUTHWARD ACROSS THE LOCAL WATERS EARLY
TONIGHT WITH A WIND SHIFT TO THE NORTH. A REINFORCING BUT DRY COLD
FRONT WILL PUSH SOUTH OF THE AREA FRIDAY NIGHT...WITH MUCH COLDER
AND WINDY NORTHERLY FLOW SATURDAY AS HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS WEST OF
THE REGION. SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY CONDITIONS WILL BE LIKELY SATURDAY.
WINDS WILL SHIFT ONSHORE AND RELAX EARLY NEXT WEEK AS THE HIGH
PRESSURE RIDGE SETTLES NORTH AND EAST OF THE LOCAL WATERS.

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AMZ450-452-454-311000-
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-
949 PM EDT THU OCT 30 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS THIS EVENING...BECOMING
NORTH 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. INLAND WATERS A
LIGHT CHOP. NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN
THE EVENING...THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 20
KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. INLAND WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP.
.SATURDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 25 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. INLAND WATERS ROUGH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO
5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. INLAND WATERS CHOPPY.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...EAST WINDS 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.

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AMZ470-472-474-311000-
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-
949 PM EDT THU OCT 30 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS THIS EVENING...BECOMING
NORTH 10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. SHOWERS AND SCATTERED
THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING... THEN ISOLATED
SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 25
KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SATURDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 30 KNOTS. SEAS 7 TO 10 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 13 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 25 TO 30 KNOTS. SEAS 7 TO 10
FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 13 FEET.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS 20 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL
SEAS UP TO 10 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7
FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 9 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 9 FEET.

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