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Coastal Waters Forecast (CWF)

Issued by Jacksonville, FL (JAX)

                            
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Coastal Waters Forecast for Northeast Florida/Southeast Georgia
National Weather Service Jacksonville FL
813 AM EDT Mon Sep 23 2019

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.

AMZ400-232015-
Synopsis for Altamaha Sound GA to Flagler Beach FL out to 60 nm-
813 AM EDT Mon Sep 23 2019

.SYNOPSIS...
Weakening high pressure ridge will shift south over the waters
today with light winds continuing through the week. A long period
easterly swell will continue to move into the area from several 
tropical systems over the Atlantic.


.GULF STREAM...

The approximate location of the west wall of the Gulf Stream as of
Sep 21, 2019 at 1200 UTC...

 57 nautical miles east of Flagler Beach.
 63 nautical miles east of Saint Augustine Beach.
 73 nautical miles east of Jacksonville Beach.
 97 nautical miles east southeast of St Simons Island.

This data courtesy of the Naval Oceanographic Office.


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AMZ450-452-454-232015-
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-
813 AM EDT Mon Sep 23 2019

.REST OF TODAY...East northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 3 to
5 feet with occasional seas up to 6 feet. Dominant period 12 seconds.
Inland waters a light chop. 
.TONIGHT...East southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming west after
midnight. Seas 3 to 5 feet with occasional seas up to 6 feet.
Dominant period 10 seconds. Inland waters a light chop. 
.TUESDAY...West winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south southeast in
the afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 feet with occasional seas up to
6 feet. Dominant period 11 seconds. Inland waters a light chop. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT...South southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 3 to
5 feet with occasional seas up to 6 feet. Dominant period 11 seconds.
Inland waters a light chop. 
.WEDNESDAY...South southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming
southeast 10 to 15 knots in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 feet.
Dominant period 10 seconds. Inland waters a light chop. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet. 
.THURSDAY AND THURSDAY NIGHT...South southeast winds 10 to
15 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet. 
.FRIDAY...East southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. 

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AMZ470-472-474-232015-
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-
813 AM EDT Mon Sep 23 2019

...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION...

.REST OF TODAY...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet
with occasional seas up to 8 feet. Dominant period 11 seconds. 
.TONIGHT...East winds 5 to 10 knots becoming northwest after
midnight. Seas 4 to 6 feet with occasional seas up to 8 feet.
Dominant period 10 seconds. 
.TUESDAY...West northwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south
southwest in the afternoon. Seas 4 to 6 feet with occasional seas
up to 8 feet. Dominant period 11 seconds. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT...South southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 4 to
6 feet with occasional seas up to 8 feet. Dominant period 11 seconds. 
.WEDNESDAY...South southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south
southeast 10 to 15 knots in the afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 feet with
occasional seas up to 6 feet. Dominant period 10 seconds. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY NIGHT...South southeast winds
10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet. 
.FRIDAY...East southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet. 

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