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Coastal Waters Forecast (CWF)

Issued by Jacksonville, FL (JAX)

                            
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FZUS52 KJAX 222031
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Coastal Waters Forecast for Northeast Florida/Southeast Georgia
National Weather Service Jacksonville FL
331 PM EST Tue Jan 22 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.

AMZ400-230445-
Synopsis for Altamaha Sound GA to Flagler Beach FL out to 60 nm-
331 PM EST Tue Jan 22 2019

.SYNOPSIS...
High pressure resides over area waters tonight and Wednesday ahead
of an approaching cold front. The strong cold front moves through
area waters late Wednesday night into Thursday morning. Heavy rain
and breezy conditions accompany the front. High pressure builds in
behind the front on Friday and remains through the weekend. On
Sunday, a low pressure passes to the south of area waters.

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AMZ450-452-454-230445-
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-
331 PM EST Tue Jan 22 2019

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION...

.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 5 to 7 feet with
occasional seas up to 9 feet. Dominant period 6 seconds. Inland waters
choppy. A slight chance of showers in the evening. A chance of
showers after midnight. 
.WEDNESDAY...South southeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 5 to
7 feet with occasional seas up to 9 feet. Dominant period 7 seconds.
Inland waters a moderate chop. A chance of showers in the
morning. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...South winds 20 to 25 knots with gusts to
around 35 knots. Seas 5 to 7 feet with occasional seas up to
9 feet. Dominant period 8 seconds. Inland waters choppy. Showers and a
slight chance of thunderstorms after midnight. 
.THURSDAY...West winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 5 to 7 feet with
occasional seas up to 9 feet. Dominant period 8 seconds. Inland waters a
moderate chop. Showers in the morning. A slight chance of
thunderstorms. A slight chance of showers in the
afternoon. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to
5 feet with occasional seas up to 6 feet. Inland waters a
moderate chop. 
.FRIDAY...North northwest winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet
with occasional seas up to 6 feet. Inland waters a moderate chop.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...North northeast winds 10 to
15 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet. Inland waters a moderate chop. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...North winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas
2 to 4 feet. Inland waters a moderate chop. A slight chance of
showers. 

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AMZ470-472-474-230445-
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-
331 PM EST Tue Jan 22 2019

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM EST THIS EVENING
THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 20 to 25 knots with gusts to around
35 knots. Seas 6 to 9 feet with occasional seas up to 11 feet.
Dominant period 6 seconds. A slight chance of showers in the evening. A
chance of showers after midnight. 
.WEDNESDAY...South winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 6 to 9 feet with
occasional seas up to 11 feet. Dominant period 7 seconds. A chance of
showers in the morning. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...South winds 25 to 30 knots with gusts to
around 40 knots. Seas 6 to 9 feet with occasional seas up to
11 feet building to 8 to 11 feet with occasional seas up to
14 feet after midnight. Dominant period 8 seconds. A slight chance of
showers in the evening, then showers likely and a slight chance
of thunderstorms after midnight. 
.THURSDAY...West southwest winds 25 to 30 knots becoming west
15 to 20 knots in the evening. Seas 7 to 10 feet with occasional
seas up to 13 feet. Dominant period 8 seconds. Showers in the morning. A
slight chance of thunderstorms. A chance of
showers in the afternoon. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 5 to
7 feet with occasional seas up to 9 feet. 
.FRIDAY...North northwest winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 5 to 7 feet
with occasional seas up to 9 feet. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...North northeast winds 10 to
15 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet with occasional seas up to 6 feet. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT...North northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to
4 feet. A slight chance of showers. 
.SUNDAY...North winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet. A chance
of showers. 

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