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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR NORTHEAST FLORIDA/SOUTHEAST GEORGIA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSONVILLE FL
1131 PM EST SUN NOV 23 2014

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.

AMZ400-241245-
SYNOPSIS FOR ALTAMAHA SOUND GA TO FLAGLER BEACH FL OUT TO 60 NM-
1131 PM EST SUN NOV 23 2014

.SYNOPSIS...
A WARM FRONT WILL REMAIN WELL NORTH OF THE AREA TONIGHT. A COLD
FRONT WILL SLOWLY MOVE ACROSS THE AREA MONDAY NIGHT AND STALL JUST
SOUTHEAST OF THE WATERS TUESDAY AND TUESDAY NIGHT. LOW PRESSURE WILL
THEN DEVELOP OFF THE CAROLINA COAST AND WILL STRENGTHEN AS IT MOVES
QUICKLY NORTHWARD ON WEDNESDAY NIGHT...WITH OFFSHORE WINDS
DEVELOPING OVER OUR COASTAL WATERS ON WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND
THANKSGIVING DAY.

$$

AMZ450-452-454-241245-
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-
1131 PM EST SUN NOV 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION...

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET. INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
SCATTERED SHOWERS. PATCHY FOG.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET. INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.
ISOLATED SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. SCATTERED SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL
SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. SCATTERED RAIN
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP. RAIN
LIKELY WITH ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET. INLAND WATERS CHOPPY. RAIN AND
ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET. INLAND WATERS CHOPPY. RAIN
LIKELY AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN
SCATTERED RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO
5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. INLAND WATERS A
MODERATE CHOP.
.THURSDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
4 FEET. INLAND WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. INLAND
WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.

$$

AMZ470-472-474-241245-
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-
1131 PM EST SUN NOV 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 20 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 9 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 11 FEET. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 10 FEET. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 10
KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO
8 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL
SEAS UP TO 6 FEET BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP
TO 9 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE MORNING. RAIN
LIKELY AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL
SEAS UP TO 10 FEET. RAIN AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 KNOTS INCREASING TO 25
KNOTS IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO 9 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 11 FEET. RAIN AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN SCATTERED RAIN IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO
8 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 10 FEET SUBSIDING TO 4 TO
6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THURSDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET.

$$









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