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NWS Forecast

FZUS52 KJAX 171343
CWFJAX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR NORTHEAST FLORIDA/SOUTHEAST GEORGIA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSONVILLE FL
943 AM EDT WED SEP 17 2014

ATLANTIC COASTAL WATERS FROM ALTAMAHA SOUND GA TO FLAGLER BEACH FL
OUT TO 60 NM

AMZ400-172200-
SYNOPSIS FOR ALTAMAHA SOUND GA TO FLAGLER BEACH FL OUT TO 60 NM-
943 AM EDT WED SEP 17 2014

SYNOPSIS

A TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE WILL CROSS THE COASTAL WATERS TODAY AND
TONIGHT...EXITING TO THE SOUTH THURSDAY. LONG PERIOD SWELLS FROM
HURRICANE EDOUARD WILL IMPACT THE COASTAL WATERS THROUGH THURSDAY.
HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD DOWN THE EASTERN SEABOARD ON FRIDAY...WITH
WINDS BECOMING ONSHORE THIS WEEKEND.



AMZ450-452-454-172200-
ALTAMAHA SOUND GA TO FERNANDINA BEACH FL OUT 20 NM-
FERNANDINA BEACH TO ST AUGUSTINE FL OUT 20 NM-
ST AUGUSTINE TO FLAGLER BEACH FL OUT 20 NM-
943 AM EDT WED SEP 17 2014

REST OF TODAY
WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS. SEAS 2
TO 4 FEET. INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS.

TONIGHT
VARIABLE WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. INLAND
WATERS SMOOTH. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND EVENING THUNDERSTORMS.

THURSDAY
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING EAST IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. INLAND WATERS MOSTLY SMOOTH. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
AFTERNOON THUNDERSTORMS.

THURSDAY NIGHT
EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS IN THE EVENING BECOMING
LIGHT AND VARIABLE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. INLAND WATERS SMOOTH. ISOLATED
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

FRIDAY
LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS BECOMING EAST 10 KNOTS BY AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.

FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY
NORTHEAST WINDS 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
INLAND WATERS MOSTLY SMOOTH. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.

SATURDAY NIGHT
NORTHEAST WINDS 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.

SUNDAY
WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 10 KNOTS LATE
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.



AMZ470-472-474-172200-
ALTAMAHA SOUND GA TO FERNANDINA BEACH FL 20 NM TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
FERNANDINA BEACH TO ST AUGUSTINE FL 20 NM TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
ST AUGUSTINE TO FLAGLER BEACH FL 20 NM TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
943 AM EDT WED SEP 17 2014

REST OF TODAY
NORTH WINDS 10 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET IN AN EAST SWELL.
NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.

TONIGHT
NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING WEST IN THE LATE EVENING.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.

THURSDAY
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.

THURSDAY NIGHT
EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS IN THE EVENING BECOMING
LIGHT AND VARIABLE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

FRIDAY
EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.

FRIDAY NIGHT
EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.

SATURDAY
NORTHEAST WINDS 10 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. SCATTERED
 SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.

SATURDAY NIGHT
NORTH WINDS 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.

SUNDAY
WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.