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National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZUS52 KJAX

FZUS52 KJAX 241254
CWFJAX

Coastal Waters Forecast for Northeast Florida/Southeast Georgia
National Weather Service Jacksonville FL
854 AM EDT Fri May 24 2019

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.

AMZ400-242100-
Synopsis for Altamaha Sound GA to Flagler Beach FL out to 60 nm-
854 AM EDT Fri May 24 2019

SYNOPSIS

High pressure off the Carolina coast will sink southward while
gradually weakening today and will then become centered directly
over our waters tonight and Saturday. High pressure will then
sink southward over the Florida peninsula late this weekend and
next week, with light offshore winds each morning shifting to
onshore in the near shore waters with the sea breeze development
each afternoon, followed by evening southerly wind surges this
weekend through early next week.

GULF STREAM

The approximate location of the west wall of the Gulf Stream as of
May 23, 2019 at 1200 UTC...

 62 nautical miles east of Flagler Beach.
 75 nautical miles east of Saint Augustine Beach.
 78 nautical miles east of Jacksonville Beach.
 90 nautical miles east southeast of St Simons Island.

This data courtesy of the Naval Oceanographic Office.



AMZ450-452-454-242100-
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-
854 AM EDT Fri May 24 2019

REST OF TODAY
South winds 5 to 10 knots becoming east
southeast 10 to 15 knots in the morning. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Dominant period 7 seconds. Inland waters a light chop.

TONIGHT
South southwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west
southwest 5 to 10 knots in the morning. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Dominant
period 7 seconds. Inland waters a light chop.

SATURDAY
West northwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southeast
10 to 15 knots in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Dominant period
6 seconds. Inland waters a light chop.

SATURDAY NIGHT
South southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to
3 feet. Dominant period 6 seconds. Inland waters a light chop.

SUNDAY
South southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south
southeast 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Inland waters a light
chop.

SUNDAY NIGHT
South southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to
3 feet. Inland waters a moderate chop.

MONDAY
South southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Inland waters a light chop.

MONDAY NIGHT
South southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to
4 feet. Inland waters a moderate chop.

TUESDAY
South southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to
4 feet. Inland waters a light chop.



AMZ470-472-474-242100-
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-
854 AM EDT Fri May 24 2019

REST OF TODAY
South southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming
northeast in the morning, then becoming east southeast 10 to
15 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet. Dominant period 7 seconds.

TONIGHT
South southwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west
southwest 5 to 10 knots in the morning. Seas 3 feet. Dominant
period 7 seconds.

SATURDAY
West northwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming north
northeast in the afternoon, then becoming southeast 10 to
15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Dominant period 7 seconds.

SATURDAY NIGHT
South southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to
3 feet. Dominant period 7 seconds.

SUNDAY
Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south southeast
10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.

SUNDAY NIGHT
South southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to
4 feet.

MONDAY
South winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet.

MONDAY NIGHT
South southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to
5 feet with occasional seas up to 6 feet.

TUESDAY
South winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet with
occasional seas up to 6 feet.