Coastal Waters Forecast
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Coastal Waters Forecast for Northeast Florida/Southeast Georgia
National Weather Service Jacksonville FL
323 PM EDT Mon Oct 16 2017

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.

AMZ400-170330-
Synopsis for Altamaha Sound GA to Flagler Beach FL out to 60 nm-
323 PM EDT Mon Oct 16 2017

.SYNOPSIS...
A strong cold front will push southward through the coastal
waters throught the evening. A sharp increase in north winds will
then overspread our waters from north to south tonight as strong
high pressure builds over the Ohio Valley. Moderate to strong
northeasterly winds will prevail Tuesday through Thursday with
Small Craft Advisory conditions expected on all area waters
through much of the rest of the week.

$$

AMZ450-452-454-170330-
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-
323 PM EDT Mon Oct 16 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 9 PM EDT THIS EVENING
THROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...North northeast winds 20 to 25 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. Dominant period 6 seconds.
Inland waters choppy. A chance of thunderstorms in the evening.
Showers through the night. A slight chance of thunderstorms after
midnight.
.TUESDAY...North northeast winds 20 to 25 knots with gusts to
around 35 knots. Seas 6 to 9 feet with occasional seas up to
11 feet. Dominant period 7 seconds. Inland waters rough. Showers and a
chance of thunderstorms.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 25 to 30 knots with gusts to
around 40 knots. Seas 6 to 9 feet with occasional seas up to
11 feet. Dominant period 8 seconds. Inland waters rough. Showers likely
and a slight chance of thunderstorms.
.WEDNESDAY...Northeast winds 20 to 25 knots with gusts to around
35 knots. Seas 6 to 9 feet with occasional seas up to 11 feet.
Dominant period 7 seconds. Inland waters rough. Showers likely in the
morning. A slight chance of thunderstorms. A
chance of showers in the afternoon.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 20 to 25 knots. Seas 5 to
7 feet with occasional seas up to 9 feet. Inland waters choppy. A
chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms.
.THURSDAY THROUGH FRIDAY...Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas
5 to 7 feet with occasional seas up to 9 feet. Inland waters
choppy. A chance of showers.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...East winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 4 to
6 feet with occasional seas up to 8 feet. Inland waters choppy. A
chance of showers.

$$

AMZ470-472-474-170330-
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-
323 PM EDT Mon Oct 16 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 9 PM EDT THIS EVENING
THROUGH THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...North northeast winds 20 to 25 knots with gusts to
around 35 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet with occasional seas up to
8 feet building to 6 to 9 feet with occasional seas up to 11 feet
after midnight. Dominant period 7 seconds. A chance of thunderstorms in
the evening. Showers through the night. A slight chance of
thunderstorms after midnight.
.TUESDAY...Northeast winds 20 to 25 knots with gusts to around
35 knots. Seas 8 to 11 feet with occasional seas up to 14 feet.
Dominant period 8 seconds. Showers and a chance of thunderstorms.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 25 to 30 knots with gusts to
around 40 knots. Seas 8 to 11 feet with occasional seas up to
14 feet. Dominant period 8 seconds. Showers likely and a slight chance of
thunderstorms through the night.
.WEDNESDAY...Northeast winds 20 to 25 knots with gusts to around
35 knots. Seas 7 to 10 feet with occasional seas up to 13 feet.
Dominant period 9 seconds. Showers likely and a slight chance of
thunderstorms.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 20 to 25 knots. Seas 6 to
9 feet with occasional seas up to 11 feet. A chance of showers
and a slight chance of thunderstorms.
.THURSDAY...Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 6 to 8 feet with
occasional seas up to 10 feet. A chance of showers.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 20 to 25 knots. Seas 6 to
8 feet with occasional seas up to 10 feet. A chance of showers.
.FRIDAY...Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 5 to 7 feet with
occasional seas up to 9 feet. A chance of showers.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...East winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 5 to
7 feet with occasional seas up to 9 feet. A chance of showers.

$$

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