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Coastal Waters Forecast (CWF)

Issued by Jacksonville, FL (JAX)

                            
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FZUS52 KJAX 220242
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Coastal Waters Forecast for Northeast Florida/Southeast Georgia
National Weather Service Jacksonville FL
942 PM EST Wed Feb 21 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.

AMZ400-221045-
Synopsis for Altamaha Sound GA to Flagler Beach FL out to 60 nm-
942 PM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

.SYNOPSIS...
High pressure ridge will be centered to the northeast of the waters
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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AMZ450-452-454-221045-
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-
942 PM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

.REST OF TONIGHT...East southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to
4 feet. Dominant period 8 seconds. Inland waters a light chop. 
Patchy fog late in the evening. Areas of fog after midnight. 
.THURSDAY...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet. Dominant 
period 8 seconds. Inland waters a light chop. Areas of fog in the 
morning. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet.
Dominant period 8 seconds. Inland waters a light chop. A chance 
of showers after midnight. 
.FRIDAY...East southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet
with occasional seas up to 6 feet. Dominant period 9 seconds. 
Inland waters a light chop. A slight chance of showers in the 
morning. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...South southeast winds 5 to 10 knots.
Seas 3 to 5 feet with occasional seas up to 6 feet. Inland waters
mostly smooth. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas
2 to 4 feet. Inland waters a moderate chop. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west
southwest 5 to 10 knots after midnight. Seas 2 to 4 feet. Inland
waters a light chop. A slight chance of showers. 
.MONDAY...Southwest winds around 5 knots becoming south southeast
in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 feet. Inland waters smooth. Showers
likely. 

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AMZ470-472-474-221045-
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-
942 PM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

.REST OF TONIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to
5 feet with occasional seas up to 7 feet. Dominant period 9 
seconds. 
.THURSDAY...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet with
occasional seas up to 8 feet. Dominant period 8 seconds. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...East southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 4 to
6 feet with occasional seas up to 8 feet. Dominant period 8 
seconds. A chance of showers through the night. 
.FRIDAY...Southeast 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 in the morning. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...South southeast winds around
10 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet with occasional seas up to 8 feet. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 4 to 5 feet
with occasional seas up to 6 feet. A slight chance of showers. 
.SUNDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 4 to 5 feet with
occasional seas up to 6 feet. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT...South southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 4 to
5 feet with occasional seas up to 6 feet. A slight chance of
showers. 
.MONDAY...South southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet
with occasional seas up to 6 feet. A chance of showers. 

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JDS