698  
FZUS52 KJAX 271501  
CWFJAX  
 
COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR NORTHEAST FLORIDA/SOUTHEAST GEORGIA  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSONVILLE FL  
1101 AM EDT THU APR 27 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.  
 
AMZ400-272315-  
SYNOPSIS FOR ALTAMAHA SOUND GA TO FLAGLER BEACH FL OUT TO 60 NM-  
1101 AM EDT THU APR 27 2017  
   
SYNOPSIS
 
 
HIGH PRESSURE CENTERED OVER THE ATLANTIC WATERS ADJACENT TO THE  
FLORIDA PENINSULA WILL LIFT NORTHWARD THIS WEEKEND. A COLD FRONT  
WILL APPROACH OUR LOCAL WATERS BY LATE MONDAY...RESULTING IN  
STRENGTHENING SOUTHERLY WINDS BEGINNING SATURDAY NIGHT.  
 

 
 
AMZ450-452-454-272315-  
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-  
1101 AM EDT THU APR 27 2017  
   
..SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION
 
 
   
REST OF TODAY
 
SOUTH SOUTHEAST WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 20  
KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. INLAND WATERS  
BECOMING CHOPPY.    
TONIGHT...SOUTH SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 KNOTS
 
DECREASING TO AROUND  
5 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 5  
SECONDS. INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP...BECOMING MOSTLY SMOOTH  
LATE.   
FRIDAY THROUGH SATURDAY
 
SOUTH SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2  
TO 4 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. INLAND WATERS A MODERATE  
CHOP.   
SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY
 
SOUTH SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO  
20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET.  
INLAND WATERS CHOPPY.    
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH  
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. INLAND WATERS CHOPPY.    
MONDAY
 
SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH  
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET. INLAND WATERS CHOPPY. A CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.  
 

 
 
AMZ470-472-474-272315-  
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-  
1101 AM EDT THU APR 27 2017  
   
..SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION
 
 
   
REST OF TODAY
 
SOUTH SOUTHEAST WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 20  
KNOTS. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6  
FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS.    
TONIGHT
 
SOUTH SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET  
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS.    
FRIDAY THROUGH SATURDAY
 
SOUTH SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3  
TO 4 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS.    
SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY
 
SOUTH SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20  
KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET.    
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 6 FEET WITH  
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.    
MONDAY
 
SOUTH WINDS 20 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL  
SEAS UP TO 10 FEET. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.  
 

 
 
NELSON  
 
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