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NWS Forecast

FZUS52 KJAX 030236
CWFJAX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR NORTHEAST FLORIDA/SOUTHEAST GEORGIA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSONVILLE FL
936 PM EST MON MAR 2 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.

AMZ400-031100-
SYNOPSIS FOR ALTAMAHA SOUND GA TO FLAGLER BEACH FL OUT TO 60 NM-
936 PM EST MON MAR 2 2015

SYNOPSIS

PATCHY DENSE FOG OVER THE NEAR SHORE COASTAL WATERS WILL BECOME
WIDESPREAD AGAIN TONIGHT. ANOTHER HIGH WILL BUILD OVER THE MID
ATLANTIC AND QUICKLY SHIFT OFFSHORE ON TUESDAY WITH THE RIDGE AXIS
SETTLING SOUTH OF THE AREA TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY. A COLD FRONT
WILL APPROACH THE WATERS FROM THE NORTHWEST WEDNESDAY NIGHT...AND
WILL MOVE ACROSS THE WATERS ON THURSDAY.



AMZ450-452-454-031100-
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-
936 PM EST MON MAR 2 2015

REST OF TONIGHT
VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
INLAND WATERS SMOOTH. AREAS OF FOG EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN
AREAS OF DENSE FOG WITH VISIBILITY 1 NM OR LESS AFTER MIDNIGHT.

TUESDAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. INLAND
WATERS MOSTLY SMOOTH. AREAS OF DENSE FOG WITH VISIBILITY 1 NM OR
LESS IN THE MORNING.

TUESDAY NIGHT
SOUTH WINDS 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. INLAND
WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. AREAS OF FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.

WEDNESDAY
SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. AREAS
OF FOG IN THE MORNING.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.

THURSDAY
SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST
10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. INLAND
WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. SCATTERED SHOWERS.

THURSDAY NIGHT
NORTH WINDS 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL
SEAS UP TO 8 FEET. INLAND WATERS CHOPPY. SCATTERED SHOWERS.

FRIDAY
NORTHEAST WINDS 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL
SEAS UP TO 9 FEET. INLAND WATERS CHOPPY. SCATTERED SHOWERS.

FRIDAY NIGHT
NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET. INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.

SATURDAY
NORTH WINDS 15 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL
SEAS UP TO 8 FEET. INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. SCATTERED SHOWERS.



AMZ470-472-474-031100-
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-
936 PM EST MON MAR 2 2015

REST OF TONIGHT
VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. AREAS OF FOG.

TUESDAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. AREAS OF FOG IN THE MORNING.

TUESDAY NIGHT
SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET.

WEDNESDAY
SOUTH WINDS 15 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
SOUTH WINDS 15 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET.

THURSDAY
SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 15 KNOTS LATE
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6
FEET. SCATTERED SHOWERS.

THURSDAY NIGHT
NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 11 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.

FRIDAY
NORTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 7 TO 9 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 11 FEET. SCATTERED SHOWERS.

FRIDAY NIGHT
NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 9 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 11 FEET. SCATTERED SHOWERS.

SATURDAY
NORTH WINDS 15 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL
SEAS UP TO 9 FEET. SCATTERED SHOWERS.