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Coastal Waters Forecast (CWF)

Issued by Jacksonville, FL (JAX)

                            
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FZUS52 KJAX 260119
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Coastal Waters Forecast for Northeast Florida/Southeast Georgia
National Weather Service Jacksonville FL
919 PM EDT Fri May 25 2018

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.

AMZ400-260930-
Synopsis for Altamaha Sound GA to Flagler Beach FL out to 60 nm-
919 PM EDT Fri May 25 2018

.SYNOPSIS...
High pressure will be East of area waters through early next  week.
Subtropical storm Alberto is forecast to move North through the 
central gulf this weekend into early next week. As a result of the
tropical system...winds and seas will increase over the weekend...
especially so on Sunday. 

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AMZ450-452-454-260930-
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-
919 PM EDT Fri May 25 2018

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION...

.REST OF TONIGHT...South winds 15 to 20 knots...decreasing to 10 
to 15 knots late. Seas 3 to 4 feet. Dominant period 8 seconds. 
Inland waters a moderate chop.
.SATURDAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet.
Dominant period 6 seconds. Inland waters a moderate chop. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to
4 feet. Dominant period 6 seconds. Inland waters a moderate chop. Showers
likely and a slight chance of thunderstorms after midnight. 
.SUNDAY...Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet with
occasional seas up to 8 feet. Dominant period 6 seconds. Inland waters
choppy. Showers in the morning. A slight chance of thunderstorms
. Showers likely in the afternoon. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT...South southeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 4 to
6 feet with occasional seas up to 8 feet. Inland waters choppy.
Showers likely and a slight chance of thunderstorms. 
.MONDAY...South southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet
with occasional seas up to 6 feet. Inland waters a moderate chop.
Showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet.
Inland waters a light chop. A chance of showers and a slight
chance of thunderstorms. 
.TUESDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet. Inland
waters a moderate chop. Showers likely and a slight chance of
thunderstorms. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...South southwest winds 10 to
15 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet. Inland waters a moderate chop.
Showers likely and a slight chance of thunderstorms. 

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AMZ470-472-474-260930-
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-
919 PM EDT Fri May 25 2018

.REST OF TONIGHT...South winds 15 knots...decreasing to 10 to 15
knots late. Seas 3 to 4 feet. Dominant period 8 seconds. A slight
chance of showers.
.SATURDAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet with
occasional seas up to 6 feet. Dominant period 8 seconds. A slight chance
of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 4 to
6 feet with occasional seas up to 8 feet. Dominant period 6 seconds. A
slight chance of showers in the evening. A slight chance of
thunderstorms through the night. Showers likely after midnight. 
.SUNDAY...Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 5 to 7 feet with
occasional seas up to 9 feet. Dominant period 7 seconds. Showers in the
morning. A slight chance of thunderstorms.
Showers likely in the afternoon. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT...South southeast winds 20 to 25 knots. Seas 6 to
8 feet with occasional seas up to 10 feet. Showers and a slight
chance of thunderstorms. 
.MONDAY...South winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 5 to 7 feet with
occasional seas up to 9 feet. Showers and a slight chance of
thunderstorms. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...South winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet with
occasional seas up to 8 feet. Showers likely and a slight chance
of thunderstorms. 
.TUESDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet with
occasional seas up to 6 feet. A chance of showers and a slight
chance of thunderstorms. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...South southwest winds 10 to
15 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet. Showers likely and a slight chance of
thunderstorms. 

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