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(Longitude W81° 18', Latitude N31° 6')

Wednesday, May 4, 2016 Universal Time - 4h
Sun
Begin civil twilight06:12
Sunrise06:38
Sun Overhead13:22
Sunset20:07
End civil twilight20:33
Moon
Moonrise05:09
Moon Overhead11:27
Moonset17:53
Closest Primary Moon Phase: New Moon on May 6, 2016 at 15:29
Phase of the Moon on May 4, 2016: Waning Crescent with 7% of the Moon's visible disk illuminated.

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ABNT20 KNHC 141106
TWOAT

SPECIAL TROPICAL WEATHER OUTLOOK
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
610 AM EST THU JAN 14 2016

For the North Atlantic...Caribbean Sea and the Gulf of Mexico:

The National Hurricane Center is issuing advisories on Subtropical
Storm Alex, located a few hundred miles south-southwest of the
Azores.

Tropical cyclone formation is not expected during the next 5 days.

Routine issuance of the Tropical Weather Outlook will resume on
June 1, 2016. During the off-season, Special Tropical Weather
Outlooks will be issued as conditions warrant.

&&

Public Advisories on Alex are issued under WMO header WTNT31 KNHC
and under AWIPS header MIATCPAT1. Forecast/Advisories on Alex are
issued under WMO header WTNT21 KNHC and under AWIPS header
MIATCMAT1.

$$
Forecaster Brennan


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Marine Weather Forecast

FZUS52 KJAX 041917
CWFJAX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR NORTHEAST FLORIDA/SOUTHEAST GEORGIA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSONVILLE FL
317 PM EDT WED MAY 4 2016

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.

AMZ400-050400-
SYNOPSIS FOR ALTAMAHA SOUND GA TO FLAGLER BEACH FL OUT TO 60 NM-
317 PM EDT WED MAY 4 2016

SYNOPSIS

A COLD FRONT WILL PUSH SOUTH OF THE WATERS THIS EVENING. LOW
PRESSURE WILL STRENGTHEN OFF THE MID-ATLANTIC COAST TONIGHT AND
THURSDAY...WITH INCREASING OFFSHORE WINDS EXPECTED OVER OUR
WATERS. HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD OVER THE GULF OF MEXICO THIS
WEEKEND...AND WILL BE POSITIONED SOUTHEAST OF OUR WATERS BY EARLY
NEXT WEEK.



AMZ450-452-454-050400-
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-
317 PM EDT WED MAY 4 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM EDT THURSDAY THROUGH
LATE THURSDAY NIGHT...

TONIGHT
WEST WINDS 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO NORTHWEST 20 KNOTS
LATE TONIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.

THURSDAY
NORTHWEST WINDS 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
INLAND WATERS CHOPPY.

THURSDAY NIGHT
NORTHWEST WINDS 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. INLAND WATERS CHOPPY.

FRIDAY
NORTHWEST WINDS 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. INLAND
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.

FRIDAY NIGHT
NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.

SATURDAY
NORTHWEST WINDS 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. INLAND
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.

SATURDAY NIGHT
WEST WINDS 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. INLAND
WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.

SUNDAY
SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. INLAND
WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.

SUNDAY NIGHT
SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS.
INLAND WATERS A MODERATE CHOP.

MONDAY
SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS. INLAND WATERS A
LIGHT CHOP.



AMZ470-472-474-050400-
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-
317 PM EDT WED MAY 4 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM EDT THURSDAY THROUGH
LATE THURSDAY NIGHT...

TONIGHT
SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO NORTHWEST 20 KNOTS
LATE TONIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET.

THURSDAY
NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET.

THURSDAY NIGHT
NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 9 FEET.

FRIDAY
NORTHWEST WINDS 15 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL
SEAS UP TO 8 FEET.

FRIDAY NIGHT
NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN
THE EVENING.

SATURDAY
NORTHWEST WINDS 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET.

SATURDAY NIGHT
WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.

SUNDAY
SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.

SUNDAY NIGHT
SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.

MONDAY
SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.



Point Forecast Weather for 7NM SE Saint Simons GA Atlantic Ocean Latitude: 31.1 Longitude: -81.315

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Observations from ships and stations within 100 nautical miles of St. Simons Sound Bar, Georgia Latitude: 31.1 Longitude: -81.315

NDBC - Station Observations near 31.1N 81.315W


Station SAXG1 - MARSH ISLAND, SAPELO ISLAND RESERVE, GA
May 4, 2016 4:00 pm EDT
Location: 31.418N 81.296W or 19 nautical miles N of search location of 31.1N 81.315W.
Wind Direction: WSW (240°)
Wind Speed: 6 knots
Atmospheric Pressure: 29.68 in (1005.0 mb)
Pressure Tendency: -0.06 in (-2.0 mb)
Air Temperature: 79°F (26.0°C)
Dew Point: 54°F (12.4°C)

Station 41112 - OFFSHORE FERNANDINA BEACH, FL (132)
May 4, 2016 4:21 pm EDT
Location: 30.709N 81.292W or 23 nautical miles S of search location of 31.1N 81.315W.
Significant Wave Height: 2 ft
Dominant Wave Period: 6 sec
Average Period: 5.3 sec
Mean Wave Direction: ESE (112°)
Water Temperature: 73°F (22.9°C)

Station FRDF1 - 8720030 - FERNANDINA BEACH, FL
May 4, 2016 4:30 pm EDT
Location: 30.675N 81.465W or 27 nautical miles SSW of search location of 31.1N 81.315W.
Wind Direction: SE (140°)
Wind Speed: 7 knots
Wind Gust: 11 knots
Atmospheric Pressure: 29.67 in (1004.7 mb)
Air Temperature: 74°F (23.2°C)
Water Temperature: 77°F (24.9°C)

Station MYPF1 - 8720218 - MAYPORT (BAR PILOTS DOCK), FL
May 4, 2016 4:30 pm EDT
Location: 30.398N 81.428W or 43 nautical miles S of search location of 31.1N 81.315W.
Wind Direction: W (260°)
Wind Speed: 2 knots
Wind Gust: 4 knots
Atmospheric Pressure: 29.67 in (1004.7 mb)
Air Temperature: 76°F (24.2°C)
Water Temperature: 76°F (24.7°C)

SHIP
May 4, 2016 21:00 UTC
Location: 30.4N 81.5W or 43 nautical miles SSW of search location of 31.1N 81.315W.
Wind Direction: SE (130°)
Wind Speed: 2 knots
Atmospheric Pressure: 29.63 in (1003.5 mb)
Air Temperature: 76°F (24.3°C)
Dew Point: 62°F (16.6°C)

SHIP
May 4, 2016 20:00 UTC
Location: 30.4N 81.5W or 43 nautical miles SSW of search location of 31.1N 81.315W.
Wind Direction: SSE (160°)
Wind Speed: 3 knots
Atmospheric Pressure: 29.67 in (1004.7 mb)
Air Temperature: 74°F (23.1°C)
Dew Point: 64°F (17.9°C)

Station BLIF1 - 8720233 - BLOUNT ISLAND COMMAND, ST JOHNS RIVER, FL
May 4, 2016 4:30 pm EDT
Location: 30.393N 81.523W or 44 nautical miles SSW of search location of 31.1N 81.315W.
Wind Direction: SE (130°)
Wind Speed: 4 knots
Wind Gust: 6 knots
Atmospheric Pressure: 29.65 in (1004.2 mb)
Air Temperature: 77°F (24.9°C)
Dew Point: 65°F (18.5°C)

Station LTJF1 - 8720228 - LITTLE JETTIES, ST. JOHNS RIVER, FL
May 4, 2016 4:30 pm EDT
Location: 30.379N 81.446W or 44 nautical miles S of search location of 31.1N 81.315W.
Air Temperature: 76°F (24.4°C)
Dew Point: 67°F (19.7°C)

Station DMSF1 - 8720219 - DAMES POINT, FL
May 4, 2016 4:30 pm EDT
Location: 30.387N 81.559W or 45 nautical miles SSW of search location of 31.1N 81.315W.
Water Temperature: 80°F (26.4°C)

Station NFDF1 - 8720215 - NAVY FUEL DEPOT, ST JOHNS RIVER, FL
May 4, 2016 4:30 pm EDT
Location: 30.4N 81.627W or 45 nautical miles SSW of search location of 31.1N 81.315W.
Wind Direction: ESE (110°)
Wind Speed: 4 knots
Wind Gust: 7 knots
Atmospheric Pressure: 29.68 in (1005.0 mb)
Air Temperature: 75°F (23.7°C)
Dew Point: 65°F (18.3°C)
Visibility: 5.9 nmi

Station JXUF1 - 8720245 - JACKSONVILLE UNIVERSITY, FL
May 4, 2016 4:30 pm EDT
Location: 30.354N 81.612W or 47 nautical miles SSW of search location of 31.1N 81.315W.
Water Temperature: 81°F (27.1°C)

Station BKBF1 - 8720357 - I-295 BRIDGE, ST JOHNS RIVER, FL
May 4, 2016 4:30 pm EDT
Location: 30.192N 81.692W or 58 nautical miles SSW of search location of 31.1N 81.315W.
Wind Direction: SSW (200°)
Wind Speed: 5 knots
Wind Gust: 7 knots
Atmospheric Pressure: 29.63 in (1003.5 mb)
Air Temperature: 75°F (23.7°C)
Water Temperature: 80°F (26.9°C)

Station FPKG1 - 8670870 - FORT PULASKI, GA
May 4, 2016 4:30 pm EDT
Location: 32.035N 80.903W or 60 nautical miles NNE of search location of 31.1N 81.315W.
Wind Direction: W (280°)
Wind Speed: 10 knots
Wind Gust: 12 knots
Atmospheric Pressure: 29.66 in (1004.3 mb)
Air Temperature: 76°F (24.6°C)
Water Temperature: 76°F (24.2°C)

Station GCVF1 - 8720503 - RED BAY POINT, FL
May 4, 2016 4:30 pm EDT
Location: 29.982N 81.634W or 69 nautical miles SSW of search location of 31.1N 81.315W.
Wind Direction: SW (230°)
Wind Speed: 5 knots
Wind Gust: 7 knots
Atmospheric Pressure: 29.66 in (1004.4 mb)
Air Temperature: 70°F (21.1°C)
Water Temperature: 79°F (26.3°C)

Station SAUF1 - ST. AUGUSTINE, FL
May 4, 2016 4:00 pm EDT
Location: 29.857N 81.265W or 75 nautical miles S of search location of 31.1N 81.315W.
Wind Direction: W (260°)
Wind Speed: 7 knots
Wind Gust: 10 knots
Atmospheric Pressure: 29.72 in (1006.3 mb)
Pressure Tendency: -0.07 in (-2.3 mb)
Air Temperature: 68°F (20.1°C)
Water Temperature: 71°F (21.6°C)

Station RCYF1 - 8720625 - RACY POINT, ST. JOHNS RIVER, FL
May 4, 2016 4:30 pm EDT
Location: 29.8N 81.55W or 79 nautical miles S of search location of 31.1N 81.315W.
Water Temperature: 80°F (26.6°C)

Station 41033 - FRIPP NEARSHORE (FRP 2)
May 4, 2016 4:08 pm EDT
Location: 32.27N 80.4W or 84 nautical miles NNE of search location of 31.1N 81.315W.
Wind Direction: W (270°)
Wind Speed: 10 knots
Wind Gust: 16 knots
Atmospheric Pressure: 29.62 in (1003.1 mb)
Air Temperature: 75°F (23.8°C)
Water Temperature: 71°F (21.9°C)

Station ACXS1 - BENNETT'S POINT, ACE BASIN RESERVE, SC
May 4, 2016 3:45 pm EDT
Location: 32.559N 80.454W or 98 nautical miles NNE of search location of 31.1N 81.315W.
Wind Direction: W (260°)
Wind Speed: 3 knots
Atmospheric Pressure: 29.65 in (1004.0 mb)
Air Temperature: 78°F (25.8°C)
Dew Point: 51°F (10.7°C)


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