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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
852 AM EDT Sat Aug 24 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.

AMZ400-242100-
Synopsis for Altamaha Sound GA to Flagler Beach FL out to 60 nm-
852 AM EDT Sat Aug 24 2019

.SYNOPSIS...
High pressure will be east northeast of the region today. 
A tropical area of low pressure may form to the east of the region
tonight or Sunday, then track northeastward away from the area. This
system will continue to be monitored over the next few days. A 
cold front is expected to move southeast into the region toward 
the middle of next 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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AMZ450-452-454-242100-
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-
852 AM EDT Sat Aug 24 2019

.REST OF TODAY...East northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to
4 feet. Dominant period 6 seconds. Inland waters a light chop. A chance of
showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms. 
.TONIGHT...East northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet.
Dominant period 6 seconds. Inland waters a light chop. A chance of showers
and a slight chance of thunderstorms. 
.SUNDAY...North northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet.
Dominant period 7 seconds. Inland waters a moderate chop. A chance of
showers and thunderstorms. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT...North northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to
4 feet. Dominant period 8 seconds. Inland waters a light chop. A chance of
showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms. 
.MONDAY...North northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Dominant period 7 seconds. Inland waters a light chop. A chance of showers
and thunderstorms. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...North northeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming west
northwest after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 feet. A chance of showers
and a slight chance of thunderstorms. 
.TUESDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Showers and a chance of thunderstorms. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT...West southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to
3 feet. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. 
.WEDNESDAY...West winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Showers
and a slight chance of thunderstorms. 

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AMZ470-472-474-242100-
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-
852 AM EDT Sat Aug 24 2019

.REST OF TODAY...East northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to
5 feet with occasional seas up to 6 feet. Dominant period 6 seconds. A
chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms. 
.TONIGHT...East northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet
with occasional seas up to 6 feet. Dominant period 7 seconds. A chance of
showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms. 
.SUNDAY...North northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet.
Dominant period 8 seconds. A chance of showers and a slight chance of
thunderstorms. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT...North northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to
4 feet. Dominant period 8 seconds. A chance of showers and a slight chance
of thunderstorms. 
.MONDAY...North winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet. Dominant period
7 seconds. A chance of showers and a slight chance of
thunderstorms. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...North winds 5 to 10 knots becoming west northwest
after midnight. Seas 3 to 4 feet. A chance of showers and a
slight chance of thunderstorms. 
.TUESDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT...West southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to
4 feet. Showers likely and a chance of thunderstorms. 
.WEDNESDAY...West winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet. Showers
likely and a slight chance of thunderstorms. 

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