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
951 PM EST MON JAN 26 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.

AMZ400-271100-
SYNOPSIS FOR ALTAMAHA SOUND GA TO FLAGLER BEACH FL OUT TO 60 NM-
951 PM EST MON JAN 26 2015

.SYNOPSIS...
ELEVATED WINDS AND SEAS WILL CONTINUE INTO TUESDAY. CONDITIONS WILL
SLOWLY IMPROVE TUESDAY AS HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS OVER THE
REGION...WITH SUB-CAUTION CONDITIONS FOR MID AND LATE WEEK. THE NEXT
COLD FRONT IS EXPECTED LATE IN THE WEEK.

$$

AMZ450-452-454-271100-
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-
951 PM EST MON JAN 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM EST TUESDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. INLAND WATERS ROUGH.
.TUESDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. INLAND
WATERS CHOPPY.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
4 FEET. INLAND WATERS CHOPPY.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. INLAND
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
3 FEET. INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.THURSDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS IN THE MORNING BECOMING
SOUTH IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. INLAND WATERS SMOOTH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
3 FEET. INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. SCATTERED SHOWERS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS. INLAND WATERS A
LIGHT CHOP.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. INLAND WATERS CHOPPY.

$$

AMZ470-472-474-271100-
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-
951 PM EST MON JAN 26 2015

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM EST TUESDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 25 TO 30 KNOTS WITH FREQUENT
GUSTS TO GALE FORCE. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO
9 FEET.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 25 KNOTS WITH FREQUENT GUSTS TO GALE
FORCE EARLY IN THE MORNING...DECREASING TO 20 KNOTS BY AFTERNOON.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS IN
THE EVENING.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO
6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET.
.THURSDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS IN THE MORNING BECOMING
LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...THEN BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO 10 KNOTS LATE
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
4 FEET. SCATTERED SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET
BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET.

$$

JDS



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