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
301 AM EDT FRI SEP 19 2014

ATLANTIC COASTAL WATERS FROM ALTAMAHA SOUND GA TO FLAGLER BEACH FL
OUT TO 60 NM

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SYNOPSIS FOR ALTAMAHA SOUND GA TO FLAGLER BEACH FL OUT TO 60 NM-
301 AM EDT FRI SEP 19 2014

.SYNOPSIS...

HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD TO THE NORTH PRODUCING AN INCREASED ONSHORE
FLOW TODAY...INTO THE WEEKEND. A SURFACE LOW IS EXPECTED TO
DEVELOP OFF THE EASTERN FLORIDA COAST LATE SATURDAY...WHICH COULD
LEAD TO ELEVATED CONDITIONS THROUGH THE WEEKEND.

A BROAD SURFACE RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL BE ACROSS THE REGION
MONDAY AND TUESDAY. THE RIDGE WILL STRENGTHEN TOWARD MID WEEK
WHICH COULD LEAD TO A PERIOD OF INCREASED ONSHORE FLOW AND
ELEVATED SEAS.

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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-
301 AM EDT FRI SEP 19 2014

.TODAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS BECOMING EAST 10 TO 15 KNOTS IN
THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. INLAND WATERS A
LIGHT CHOP. SCATTERED SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
MORNING. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. INLAND
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. SHOWERS LIKELY AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING. SCATTERED SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST 10
KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. INLAND WATERS A
LIGHT CHOP. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST
5 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. INLAND WATERS A
LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY...WEST WINDS 10 KNOTS BECOMING EAST 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2
TO 3 FEET. INLAND WATERS MOSTLY SMOOTH. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MONDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS.
INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS.
INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. SCATTERED SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS.

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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-
301 AM EDT FRI SEP 19 2014

.TODAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. SCATTERED
SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING. SHOWERS
LIKELY WITH ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. SCATTERED
 SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET.
SHOWERS LIKELY AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET.
SHOWERS LIKELY WITH ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
SCATTERED SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 5 FEET. SCATTERED
 SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST LATE
IN THE EVENING...THEN BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY...WEST WINDS 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 5 TO 10 KNOTS
EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING EAST LATE IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
ISOLATED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.

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