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Coastal Waters Forecast (CWF)

Issued by Jacksonville, FL (JAX)

                            
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FZUS52 KJAX 150832
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Coastal Waters Forecast for Northeast Florida/Southeast Georgia
National Weather Service Jacksonville FL
332 AM EST Tue Jan 15 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.

AMZ400-151700-
Synopsis for Altamaha Sound GA to Flagler Beach FL out to 60 nm-
332 AM EST Tue Jan 15 2019

.SYNOPSIS...
High pressure will slowly build in from the west today through 
Thursday, and then move south of the area by Friday. East to northeast
swells will move into area waters over the next couple of days. A
strong cold front will approach from the northwest over the 
weekend.

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AMZ450-452-454-151700-
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-
332 AM EST Tue Jan 15 2019

.TODAY...North winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet building to
3 to 5 feet in the afternoon. Dominant period 5 seconds. Inland 
waters a moderate chop. 
.TONIGHT...North winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet with occasional
seas up to 6 feet. Dominant period 6 seconds. Inland waters a light
chop. 
.WEDNESDAY...North northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet.
Dominant period 11 seconds. Inland waters a light chop. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...North northeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming
north northwest in the evening. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Dominant period
11 seconds. Inland waters smooth. 
.THURSDAY...North northeast winds around 5 knots becoming south
southeast in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Inland waters
smooth.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...South southwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming
west southwest after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Inland waters a
moderate chop. 
.FRIDAY AND FRIDAY NIGHT...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to
3 feet. Inland waters mostly smooth. 
.SATURDAY...South southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Inland waters a light chop. A slight chance of showers. 

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AMZ470-472-474-151700-
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-
332 AM EST Tue Jan 15 2019

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION DUE TO SEAS...

.TODAY...North northwest winds around 15 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet
building to 4 to 6 feet. Dominant period 6 seconds.
.TONIGHT...North winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet with
occasional seas up to 8 feet. Dominant period 10 seconds. 
.WEDNESDAY...North northwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet
with occasional seas up to 8 feet. Dominant period 10 seconds. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...North winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet
with occasional seas up to 6 feet. Dominant period 10 seconds. 
.THURSDAY...North winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south southeast in
the afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 feet. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...South southwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming
west southwest after midnight. Seas 2 to 4 feet. 
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 feet. 
.SATURDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet. A
slight chance of showers. 

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