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NWS Forecast

FZUS52 KJAX 280104
CWFJAX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR NORTHEAST FLORIDA/SOUTHEAST GEORGIA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSONVILLE FL
904 PM EDT MON APR 27 2015

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 SEAS...ALONG WITH THE OCCASIONAL HEIGHT OF THE AVERAGE
HIGHEST 1/10 OF THE SEAS.

AMZ400-280915-
SYNOPSIS FOR ALTAMAHA SOUND GA TO FLAGLER BEACH FL OUT TO 60 NM-
904 PM EDT MON APR 27 2015

SYNOPSIS

A COLD FRONT WILL STALL ACROSS CENTRAL FLORIDA TONIGHT INTO
TUESDAY...WITH THE BOUNDARY MOVING BACK TO THE NORTH TUESDAY NIGHT.
LOW PRESSURE WILL STRENGTHEN AS IT MOVES NORTHEASTWARD
WEDNESDAY...DRAGGING A STRONG COLD FRONT THROUGH THE WATERS
WEDNESDAY NIGHT. OFFSHORE WINDS WILL PREVAIL LATE THIS WEEK AS HIGH
PRESSURE BUILDS IN. 



AMZ450-452-454-280915-
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-
904 PM EDT MON APR 27 2015

REST OF TONIGHT
EAST WINDS 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS.

TUESDAY
EAST WINDS 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. INLAND
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING.
NUMEROUS SHOWERS. SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.

TUESDAY NIGHT
SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
4 FEET. INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.

WEDNESDAY
SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. INLAND WATERS A
LIGHT CHOP. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
MORNING...THEN SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. SCATTERED SHOWERS.

THURSDAY
WEST WINDS 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. INLAND
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS.

THURSDAY NIGHT
NORTHWEST WINDS 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
3 FEET. INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.

FRIDAY
NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.

FRIDAY NIGHT
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
INLAND WATERS MOSTLY SMOOTH.

SATURDAY
NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING EAST LATE IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS. INLAND WATERS SMOOTH.



AMZ470-472-474-280915-
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-
904 PM EDT MON APR 27 2015

REST OF TONIGHT
NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
4 FEET. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.

TUESDAY
EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND
SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.

TUESDAY NIGHT
SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.

WEDNESDAY
SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN
THE AFTERNOON.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 9 FEET. SCATTERED SHOWERS.

THURSDAY
WEST WINDS 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS.

THURSDAY NIGHT
NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO
6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET. ISOLATED
SHOWERS.

FRIDAY
NORTHWEST WINDS 15 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET.

FRIDAY NIGHT
NORTH WINDS 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.

SATURDAY
NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING EAST 5 TO 10 KNOTS
LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.