Monsoon and Heavy Rain This Weekend

The active monsoon is expected to continue into next week from the Four Corners region and Desert Southwest to the central Rockies. This rainfall may produce flash flooding and debris flows, especially near recent burn scar areas. Locally heavy rain is likely near much of the Gulf Coast this weekend due to a stalled front and weak tropical disturbance.
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Last Update: 227 PM EDT Sat Aug 13 2022

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Jacksonville, FL Local Forecast Office

9NM E Jacksonville Beach FL

Marine Zone Forecast


Synopsis: A surface front will settle south across Georgia this afternoon and then across north Florida through tonight. High pressure will build briefly over the local waters Sunday into Monday, then shift south of the region into Tuesday as the next front approaches from the north. This front will will move across the local waters late Tuesday into Wednesday and will begin to stall and linger over the region late in the week brining unsettled, stormier weather.

.GULF STREAM...

The approximate location of the west wall of the Gulf Stream as of Aug 09, 2022 at 1200 UTC...

57 nautical miles east of Flagler Beach. 66 nautical miles east of Saint Augustine Beach. 75 nautical miles east of Jacksonville Beach. 97 nautical miles east southeast of St Simons Island.

This data courtesy of the Naval Oceanographic Office.

Tonight
Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet with a dominant period 7 seconds. A light chop on the intracoastal waters. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening.
Sunday
Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet with a dominant period 5 seconds. A moderate chop on the intracoastal waters. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Sunday Night
Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming north 5 knots after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 feet with a dominant period 5 seconds. Mostly smooth on the intracoastal waters.
Monday
North winds 5 knots becoming east 5 to 10 knots in the afternoon. Seas 1 to 2 feet. A light chop on the intracoastal waters. Slight chance of showers in the afternoon.
Monday Night
South winds 10 knots becoming southwest 10 to 15 knots after midnight. Seas 2 feet. A light chop on the intracoastal waters.
Tuesday
Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet. A light chop on the intracoastal waters. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
Southwest winds 10 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet. Chance of showers and slight chance of thunderstorms.
Wednesday
West winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southeast in the afternoon. Seas 1 to 2 feet. Chance of showers and slight chance of thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
South winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southwest after midnight. Seas 1 to 2 feet. Chance of showers and slight chance of thunderstorms.
Thursday
South winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southeast in the afternoon. Seas 1 to 2 feet. Chance of showers and slight chance of thunderstorms.
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Last Update: 227 PM EDT Sat Aug 13 2022
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