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National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZUS52 KJAX

FZUS52 KJAX 261345
CWFJAX

Coastal Waters Forecast for Northeast Florida/Southeast Georgia
National Weather Service Jacksonville FL
945 AM EDT Tue Sep 26 2017

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.

AMZ400-262145-
Synopsis for Altamaha Sound GA to Flagler Beach FL out to 60 nm-
945 AM EDT Tue Sep 26 2017

SYNOPSIS

Elevated seas continue as Hurricane Maria moves to the Northeast of
the region. Winds will be light through Friday and then increase
from the northeast on Saturday as strong high pressure builds to the
north.  



AMZ450-452-454-262145-
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-
945 AM EDT Tue Sep 26 2017

SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION


REST OF TODAY
North northwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming
east southeast in the evening. Seas 4 to 6 feet with occasional
seas up to 8 feet. Dominant period 12 seconds. Inland waters a light chop.

TONIGHT
South southwest winds around 5 knots becoming west
northwest after midnight. Seas 3 to 5 feet with occasional seas
up to 6 feet. Dominant period 12 seconds. Inland waters smooth.

WEDNESDAY
North northwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming east
northeast, then becoming southeast in the evening. Seas 3 to
5 feet with occasional seas up to 6 feet. Dominant period 11 seconds.
Inland waters smooth.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
West winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet.
Dominant period 11 seconds. Inland waters a light chop.

THURSDAY
North northwest winds around 5 knots becoming east
southeast. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Inland waters smooth.

THURSDAY NIGHT
South winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southwest
after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Inland waters a light chop.

FRIDAY
South southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet.
Inland waters smooth. A slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms.

FRIDAY NIGHT
South winds 5 to 10 knots becoming west northwest
after midnight. Seas 2 to 4 feet. Inland waters a light chop. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms.

SATURDAY
Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet with
occasional seas up to 8 feet. Inland waters a moderate chop. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms.



AMZ470-472-474-262145-
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-
945 AM EDT Tue Sep 26 2017

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY MORNING


REST OF TODAY
North northwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 6 to
9 feet with occasional seas up to 11 feet. Dominant period 12 seconds.

TONIGHT
West northwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 6 to 8 feet
with occasional seas up to 10 feet. Dominant period 11 seconds.

WEDNESDAY
North northwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south
southwest in the evening. Seas 5 to 7 feet with occasional seas
up to 9 feet. Dominant period 11 seconds.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
West winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet
with occasional seas up to 8 feet. Dominant period 11 seconds. A slight
chance of showers and thunderstorms.

THURSDAY
West northwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming east.
Seas 3 to 5 feet with occasional seas up to 6 feet.

THURSDAY NIGHT
South winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southwest
after midnight. Seas 3 to 5 feet with occasional seas up to
6 feet.

FRIDAY
South southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet
with occasional seas up to 6 feet. A slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms.

FRIDAY NIGHT
South southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming
northwest after midnight. Seas 3 to 5 feet with occasional seas
up to 6 feet. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.

SATURDAY
Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet with
occasional seas up to 6 feet building to 5 to 7 feet with
occasional seas up to 9 feet. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms.



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