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Coastal Waters Forecast (CWF)

Issued by Jacksonville, FL (JAX)

                            
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FZUS52 KJAX 241336
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Coastal Waters Forecast for Northeast Florida/Southeast Georgia
National Weather Service Jacksonville FL
836 AM EST Sat Feb 24 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.

AMZ400-242200-
Synopsis for Altamaha Sound GA to Flagler Beach FL out to 60 nm-
836 AM EST Sat Feb 24 2018

.SYNOPSIS...
High pressure will settle south of the local waters and build across
south Florida today through Sunday. A weakening front will push
across the waters on Monday with winds shifting to the northeast as
high pressure builds northeast of the region through Tuesday. A warm
front will lift across the waters Wednesday shifting winds back to
the south ahead of a strong cold front which will cross the waters
late in the week.      

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AMZ450-452-454-242200-
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-
836 AM EST Sat Feb 24 2018

.REST OF TODAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots this morning...becoming
southeast around 10 knots in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 feet. 
Dominant period 9 seconds. Inland waters a light chop. A slight 
chance of showers.
.TONIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet with occasional
seas up to 6 feet. Dominant period 9 seconds. Inland waters a moderate
chop. A slight chance of showers through the night. 
.SUNDAY...South southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet.
Dominant period 9 seconds. Inland waters a light chop. A slight chance of
showers in the morning. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT...South southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to
4 feet. Dominant period 8 seconds. Inland waters a light chop. A slight
chance of showers late in the evening. 
.MONDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet. Inland
waters a light chop. A chance of showers. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...West northwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming north
10 to 15 knots after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Inland waters a
light chop. A slight chance of showers. 
.TUESDAY...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet.
Inland waters a moderate chop. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT...East northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 3 to
5 feet with occasional seas up to 6 feet. Inland waters a light
chop. 
.WEDNESDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet with
occasional seas up to 6 feet. Inland waters smooth. A slight
chance of showers. 

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AMZ470-472-474-242200-
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-
836 AM EST Sat Feb 24 2018

.REST OF TODAY...South southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 3 to 5
feet with occasional seas up to 6 feet. Dominant period 9 seconds.
A slight chance of showers. 
.TONIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet with occasional
seas up to 8 feet. Dominant period 9 seconds. A slight chance of 
showers. 
.SUNDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 4 to 5 feet with occasional
seas up to 6 feet. Dominant period 9 seconds. A slight chance of 
showers in the morning. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT...South southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet
with occasional seas up to 6 feet. Dominant period 9 seconds. A 
slight chance of showers. 
.MONDAY...South southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet
with occasional seas up to 6 feet. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...West northwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming
north after midnight. Seas 3 to 4 feet. A slight chance of
showers. 
.TUESDAY...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet. A
slight chance of showers. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT...East northeast winds 10 to 15 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. 
.WEDNESDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 5 to 7 feet with
occasional seas up to 9 feet. A slight chance of showers. 

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