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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
907 AM EDT Sun Aug 25 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.

AMZ400-252115-
Synopsis for Altamaha Sound GA to Flagler Beach FL out to 60 nm-
907 AM EDT Sun Aug 25 2019

.SYNOPSIS...
An area of low pressure southeast of the area will track to the
northeast early this week. A weak cold front will stall across the
Florida Georgia border through early this week. Another cold 
front will push southeast across the area Wednesday through 
Wednesday night, stalling just to the south Thursday. High 
pressure will build to the north northeast late in the week. 

.GULF STREAM...

The approximate location of the west wall of the Gulf Stream as of
Aug 24, 2019 at 1200 UTC...

 52 nautical miles east northeast of Flagler Beach.
 59 nautical miles east of Saint Augustine Beach.
 73 nautical miles east of Jacksonville Beach.
 91 nautical miles east of St Simons Island.

This data courtesy of the Naval Oceanographic Office.


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AMZ450-470-252115-
Coastal waters from Altamaha Sound to Fernandina Beach FL out
20 NM-
Waters from Altamaha Sound GA to Fernandina Beach FL from 20 to
60 NM-
907 AM EDT Sun Aug 25 2019

...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION...

.REST OF TODAY...North northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to
5 feet with occasional seas up to 6 feet. Dominant period 6 seconds.
Inland waters choppy. Showers likely and a slight chance of
thunderstorms. 
.TONIGHT...Northeast winds around 15 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet with
occasional seas up to 8 feet. Dominant period 6 seconds. Inland waters a
moderate chop. A chance of showers and a slight chance of
thunderstorms. 
.MONDAY...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet with
occasional seas up to 6 feet. Dominant period 7 seconds. Inland waters a
light chop. A chance of showers and a slight chance of
thunderstorms. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...East southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 3 to
5 feet with occasional seas up to 6 feet. Dominant period 7 seconds.
Inland waters a light chop. A chance of showers and a slight
chance of thunderstorms. 
.TUESDAY...South southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet.
Dominant period 7 seconds. Inland waters smooth. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT...South winds around 10 knots becoming west after
midnight. Seas 2 to 3 feet. A chance of showers and a slight
chance of thunderstorms. 
.WEDNESDAY...West southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to
3 feet. Showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...West southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming
northwest after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Showers likely and a
chance of thunderstorms. 
.THURSDAY...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Showers likely and a slight chance of thunderstorms. 

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AMZ452-472-252115-
Coastal waters from Fernandina Beach to St. Augustine FL out
20 NM-
Waters from Fernandina Beach to St. Augustine FL from 20 to 60 NM-
907 AM EDT Sun Aug 25 2019

...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION...

.REST OF TODAY...North northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to
4 feet. Dominant period 7 seconds. Inland waters a moderate chop. Showers
likely and a slight chance of thunderstorms. 
.TONIGHT...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet with
occasional seas up to 6 feet. Dominant period 7 seconds. Inland waters a
moderate chop. A chance of showers and a slight chance of
thunderstorms. 
.MONDAY...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet with
occasional seas up to 6 feet. Dominant period 7 seconds. Inland waters a
light chop. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...East winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south after
midnight. Seas 3 to 4 feet. Dominant period 7 seconds. Inland waters
smooth. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. 
.TUESDAY...West southwest winds around 5 knots becoming southeast
in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 feet. Dominant period 7 seconds. Inland
waters smooth. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT...South southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming
west after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 feet. A chance of showers and a
slight chance of thunderstorms. 
.WEDNESDAY...West southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to
4 feet. Showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...West winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet.
Showers and a chance of thunderstorms. 
.THURSDAY...North winds 5 to 10 knots becoming east northeast in
the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Showers likely and a slight
chance of thunderstorms. 

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AMZ454-474-252115-
Coastal waters from St. Augustine to Flagler Beach FL out 20 NM-
Waters from St. Augustine to Flagler Beach FL from 20 to 60 NM-
907 AM EDT Sun Aug 25 2019

.REST OF TODAY...North winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet.
Dominant period 8 seconds. Inland waters a light chop. A chance of showers
and a slight chance of thunderstorms. 
.TONIGHT...North northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet.
Dominant period 8 seconds. Inland waters a light chop. A chance of showers
and a slight chance of thunderstorms. 
.MONDAY...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet. Dominant period
7 seconds. Inland waters a light chop. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...East southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming
southwest after midnight. Seas 3 to 4 feet. Dominant period 7 seconds.
Inland waters smooth. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. 
.TUESDAY...West northwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming east
southeast in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 feet. Dominant period 7 seconds.
Inland waters a light chop. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT...South southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming
west after midnight. Seas 2 to 4 feet. A chance of showers and a
slight chance of thunderstorms. 
.WEDNESDAY...West southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to
4 feet. Showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...West southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to
4 feet. Showers and a chance of thunderstorms. 
.THURSDAY...North northwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming east
northeast in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 feet. Showers and a
slight chance of thunderstorms. 

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