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NWS Forecast

FZUS52 KJAX 230104
CWFJAX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR NORTHEAST FLORIDA/SOUTHEAST GEORGIA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSONVILLE FL
904 PM EDT FRI AUG 22 2014

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

AMZ400-230915-
SYNOPSIS FOR ALTAMAHA SOUND GA TO FLAGLER BEACH FL OUT TO 60 NM-
904 PM EDT FRI AUG 22 2014

SYNOPSIS

HIGH PRESSURE WILL REMAIN IN PLACE OVER THE REGION THROUGH SATURDAY.
MOSTLY OFFSHORE WINDS WILL CONTINUE...EXCEPT FOR AFTERNOON SEA
BREEZES IN THE NEAR SHORE WATERS. A FRONTAL BOUNDARY WILL APPROACH
OUR REGION FROM THE NORTH ON SUNDAY...WITH ONSHORE WINDS DEVELOPING
AND STRENGTHENING EARLY NEXT WEEK.       



AMZ450-452-454-230915-
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-
904 PM EDT FRI AUG 22 2014

REST OF TONIGHT
SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO
2 FEET. INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.

SATURDAY
WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS IN THE MORNING BECOMING
LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...THEN BECOMING SOUTHEAST 5 TO 10 KNOTS
LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS. INLAND WATERS SMOOTH.

SATURDAY NIGHT
SOUTH WINDS 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS.
INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.

SUNDAY
SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING EAST 10 TO 15 KNOTS IN
THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. INLAND WATERS A
LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
MORNING...THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
AFTERNOON.

SUNDAY NIGHT
NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN ISOLATED SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.

MONDAY
NORTHEAST WINDS 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET.
INLAND WATERS CHOPPY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.

MONDAY NIGHT
NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET.
INLAND WATERS CHOPPY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.

TUESDAY
NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET.
INLAND WATERS CHOPPY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.

TUESDAY NIGHT
NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.

WEDNESDAY
NORTHEAST WINDS 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.



AMZ470-472-474-230915-
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-
904 PM EDT FRI AUG 22 2014

REST OF TONIGHT
SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
3 FEET.

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

SATURDAY NIGHT
SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.

SUNDAY
SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 KNOTS BECOMING EAST 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. ISOLATED
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

SUNDAY NIGHT
NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET.
ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

MONDAY
NORTHEAST WINDS 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET.
ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

MONDAY NIGHT
NORTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 7 FEET.
ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

TUESDAY
NORTHEAST WINDS 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET.
ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

TUESDAY NIGHT
EAST WINDS 15 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET.
ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

WEDNESDAY
NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.