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Coastal Waters Forecast (CWF)

Issued by Jacksonville, FL (JAX)

                            
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FZUS52 KJAX 191929
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Coastal Waters Forecast for Northeast Florida/Southeast Georgia
National Weather Service Jacksonville FL
329 PM EDT Thu Sep 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.

AMZ400-200330-
Synopsis for Altamaha Sound GA to Flagler Beach FL out to 60 nm-
329 PM EDT Thu Sep 19 2019

.SYNOPSIS...
Northeasterly flow will continue to produce winds 15-25 kt and 
seas up to 11 feet through Friday. Wind speeds and waves will 
gradually fall through the weekend. Waves of 7 feet or greater may
linger into early next week for our offshore waters. A small 
craft advisory remains in effect through at least Saturday.


.GULF STREAM...

The approximate location of the west wall of the Gulf Stream as of
Sep 19, 2019 at 1200 UTC...

 66 nautical miles east of Flagler Beach.
 72 nautical miles east of Saint Augustine Beach.
 82 nautical miles east of Jacksonville Beach.
101 nautical miles east southeast of St Simons Island.

This data courtesy of the Naval Oceanographic Office.


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AMZ450-452-454-200330-
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-
329 PM EDT Thu Sep 19 2019

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING DUE TO
SEAS...

.TONIGHT...East northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 6 to 9 feet
with occasional seas up to 11 feet. Dominant period 12 seconds. Inland
waters choppy. A chance of showers. 
.FRIDAY...East winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 6 to 9 feet with
occasional seas up to 11 feet. Dominant period 12 seconds. Inland waters
choppy. A chance of showers. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT...East southeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 6 to
9 feet with occasional seas up to 11 feet. Dominant period 12 seconds.
Inland waters choppy. A slight chance of showers. 
.SATURDAY...East northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 5 to 7 feet
with occasional seas up to 9 feet. Dominant period 13 seconds. Inland
waters a moderate chop. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT...East winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 5 to 7 feet
with occasional seas up to 9 feet. Dominant period 13 seconds. Inland
waters a moderate chop. 
.SUNDAY...East northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet
with occasional seas up to 8 feet. Dominant period 12 seconds becoming
7 seconds in the afternoon. Inland waters a moderate chop. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet
with occasional seas up to 6 feet. 
.MONDAY...East northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet
with occasional seas up to 6 feet. 
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas
3 to 5 feet with occasional seas up to 6 feet. 

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AMZ470-472-474-200330-
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-
329 PM EDT Thu Sep 19 2019

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...East northeast winds 20 to 25 knots. Seas 9 to 12 feet
with occasional seas up to 15 feet. Dominant period 12 seconds. A chance
of showers. 
.FRIDAY...East winds around 20 knots. Seas 8 to 11 feet with
occasional seas up to 14 feet. Dominant period 12 seconds. A chance of
showers. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT...East winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 8 to 11 feet with
occasional seas up to 14 feet. Dominant period 12 seconds. A slight chance
of showers. 
.SATURDAY...East northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 7 to
10 feet with occasional seas up to 13 feet. Dominant period 13 seconds. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT...East winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 7 to 10 feet
with occasional seas up to 13 feet. Dominant period 13 seconds. 
.SUNDAY...East northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 6 to 8 feet
with occasional seas up to 10 feet. Dominant period 12 seconds. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...East northeast winds 10 to 15 knots.
Seas 5 to 7 feet with occasional seas up to 9 feet. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet with
occasional seas up to 8 feet. 
.TUESDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet with
occasional seas up to 6 feet. 

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Sandrik/Hendricks