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Coastal Waters Forecast (CWF)

Issued by Jacksonville, FL (JAX)

                            
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FZUS52 KJAX 190714
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Coastal Waters Forecast for Northeast Florida/Southeast Georgia
National Weather Service Jacksonville FL
314 AM EDT Mon Aug 19 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.

AMZ400-191515-
Synopsis for Altamaha Sound GA to Flagler Beach FL out to 60 nm-
314 AM EDT Mon Aug 19 2019

.SYNOPSIS...
Weak low pressure over will meander over western Georgia through 
Tuesday. The axis of Atlantic ridging will slowly lift northward 
from a position across central Florida early this week to the 
northeast Florida waters by midweek. A frontal boundary will then 
move into the southeastern states from the north late this week 
and is expected to stall just north of the Georgia waters by next 
weekend.


.GULF STREAM...

The approximate location of the west wall of the Gulf Stream as of
Aug 17, 2019 at 1200 UTC...

 62 nautical miles east of Flagler Beach.
 75 nautical miles east of Saint Augustine Beach.
 89 nautical miles east of Jacksonville Beach.
 89 nautical miles east southeast of St Simons Island.

This data courtesy of the Naval Oceanographic Office.


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AMZ450-452-454-191515-
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-
314 AM EDT Mon Aug 19 2019

.TODAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southeast this
afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Dominant period 7 seconds. Inland 
waters a light chop.
.TONIGHT...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Dominant
period 8 seconds. Inland waters a light chop. 
.TUESDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Dominant period 8 seconds. Inland waters a light chop. A slight
chance of showers and thunderstorms. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Dominant period 6 seconds. Inland waters a light chop. A slight
chance of showers and thunderstorms. 
.WEDNESDAY...South southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 
feet. Dominant period 9 seconds. Inland waters a light chop. A 
chance of showers and thunderstorms. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...South southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas
2 to 3 feet. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. 
.THURSDAY...South southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 
feet. Showers and thunderstorms likely. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...South southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to
3 feet. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. 
.FRIDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Showers
and thunderstorms likely. 

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AMZ470-472-474-191515-
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-
314 AM EDT Mon Aug 19 2019

.TODAY...South winds 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Dominant period 
8 seconds. 
.TONIGHT...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Dominant 
period 9 seconds. 
.TUESDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Dominant period 9 seconds. A slight chance of showers and 
thunderstorms. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT...South winds around 10 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet.
Dominant period 9 seconds. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. 
.WEDNESDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Dominant
period 9 seconds. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet.
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. 
.THURSDAY...South southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 
feet. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms. 
.FRIDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. A chance
of showers and thunderstorms. 

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