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National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZUS52 KJAX

FZUS52 KJAX 270710
CWFJAX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR NORTHEAST FLORIDA/SOUTHEAST GEORGIA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSONVILLE FL
310 AM EDT TUE SEP 27 2016

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.

AMZ400-271515-
SYNOPSIS FOR ALTAMAHA SOUND GA TO FLAGLER BEACH FL OUT TO 60 NM-
310 AM EDT TUE SEP 27 2016

SYNOPSIS

WEAK LOW PRESSURE OFF THE NE FLORIDA COAST WILL SHIFT NORTHEAST OF
THE WATERS THIS MORNING. A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE ACROSS THE AREA
ON THURSDAY.



AMZ450-452-454-271515-
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-
310 AM EDT TUE SEP 27 2016

TODAY
NORTH NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING EAST IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. INLAND
WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE MORNING WITH A CHANCE
OF THUNDERSTORMS.

TONIGHT
SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. INLAND WATERS
SMOOTH. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

WEDNESDAY
SOUTH SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
3 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS. INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3
FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS. INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

THURSDAY
WEST SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.

THURSDAY NIGHT
WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.

FRIDAY
NORTH NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.

FRIDAY NIGHT
EAST NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
3 FEET. INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS.

SATURDAY
NORTH NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING EAST
10 TO 15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. INLAND WATERS
A LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.



AMZ470-472-474-271515-
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-
310 AM EDT TUE SEP 27 2016

TODAY
NORTH NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING EAST
NORTHEAST IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 8
SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE MORNING WITH A CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS.

TONIGHT
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.

WEDNESDAY
SOUTH SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO
4 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
WEST SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO
4 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.

THURSDAY
SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

THURSDAY NIGHT
WEST SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING
NORTHWEST AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.

FRIDAY
NORTH NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH
NORTHEAST 5 TO 10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.

FRIDAY NIGHT
EAST NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
3 FEET. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

SATURDAY
EAST NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4
FEET. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.