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Coastal Waters Forecast (CWF)

Issued by Jacksonville, FL (JAX)

                            
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FZUS52 KJAX 201126
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Coastal Waters Forecast for Northeast Florida/Southeast Georgia
National Weather Service Jacksonville FL
626 AM EST Tue Feb 20 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.

AMZ400-201930-
Synopsis for Altamaha Sound GA to Flagler Beach FL out to 60 nm-
626 AM EST Tue Feb 20 2018

.SYNOPSIS...
High pressure ridge will be centered to the Northeast this week, 
then to the East into the weekend. A front is forecast to  approach
from the Northwest late in the weekend, as the high moves more to
the Southeast.   

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AMZ450-201930-
Coastal waters from Altamaha Sound to Fernandina Beach FL out
20 NM-
626 AM EST Tue Feb 20 2018

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM EST THIS MORNING...

.TODAY...East southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Dominant period 6 seconds. Inland waters a light chop. Widespread dense
fog in the morning. 
.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Dominant period 6 seconds. Inland waters a light chop. Patchy fog after
midnight. 
.WEDNESDAY...East southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to
3 feet. Dominant period 7 seconds. Inland waters smooth. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to
3 feet. Dominant period 7 seconds. Inland waters smooth. A slight chance
of showers in the evening. 
.THURSDAY AND THURSDAY NIGHT...East southeast winds 5 to
10 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet. Inland waters mostly smooth. 
.FRIDAY AND FRIDAY NIGHT...South southeast winds 5 to 10 knots.
Seas 2 to 4 feet. Inland waters mostly smooth. 
.SATURDAY...South southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to
4 feet. Inland waters a light chop. 

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AMZ452-454-201930-
Coastal waters from Fernandina Beach to St. Augustine FL out
20 NM-
Coastal waters from St. Augustine to Flagler Beach FL out 20 NM-
626 AM EST Tue Feb 20 2018

.TODAY...East southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet.
Dominant period 6 seconds. Inland waters a light chop. Patchy dense fog in
the morning. 
.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet.
Dominant period 7 seconds. Inland waters a light chop. Patchy fog after
midnight. 
.WEDNESDAY...East southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 3 to
4 feet. Dominant period 7 seconds. Inland waters a light chop. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...East southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 3 to
4 feet. Dominant period 7 seconds. Inland waters a light chop. 
.THURSDAY THROUGH FRIDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas
3 to 5 feet with occasional seas up to 6 feet. Inland waters
mostly smooth. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet
with occasional seas up to 6 feet. Inland waters a light chop. 
.SATURDAY...South southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to
4 feet. Inland waters a light chop. 

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AMZ470-472-474-201930-
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-
626 AM EST Tue Feb 20 2018

.TODAY...East southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet
with occasional seas up to 6 feet. Dominant period 6 seconds. Patchy dense
fog in the morning. 
.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet with
occasional seas up to 6 feet. Dominant period 7 seconds. 
.WEDNESDAY...East southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to
5 feet with occasional seas up to 6 feet. Dominant period 7 seconds. A
slight chance of showers in the afternoon. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...East southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 4 to
6 feet with occasional seas up to 8 feet. Dominant period 7 seconds. A
slight chance of showers in the evening. 
.THURSDAY...East southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet
with occasional seas up to 8 feet. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas
4 to 6 feet with occasional seas up to 8 feet. A slight chance of
showers. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...South southeast winds 10 to
15 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet with occasional seas up to 8 feet. 

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