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Area Forecast Discussion (AFD)

Issued by Melbourne, FL (MLB)

                            
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FXUS62 KMLB 151442
AFDMLB

Area Forecast Discussion
National Weather Service Melbourne FL
942 AM EST Tue Jan 15 2019

.UPDATE...
Low level moisture trapped under the base of a strong inversion near 
3000-3500 ft will gradually erode into early afternoon with daytime 
low level mixing, though some cloudiness may hang on across 
Lake/Volusia counties into mid to late afternoon. Made only slight 
tweaks to sky cover trends for today. Otherwise, another cool 
afternoon expected with highs mainly in the 60s to near 70 across 
Martin county. N/NW winds to near 10 mph inland and near 15 mph 
along the immediate coast and beaches. 

&&

.AVIATION...
Expect stratocu deck near 3 kft to gradually erode for KISM-KMCO 
into early afternoon and the KLEE-DAB corridor into mid afternoon 
with VFR conds all terminals by late afternoon and evening. 

&&

.MARINE...
Today...NW winds now 15-17 knots at Buoy 41009 with seas on the 
uptick there to 4-5 ft over the past two hours. Fcst is on track 
with SCEC conditions developing across the gulf stream waters from 
mid day into the afternoon and tonight. Only slight tweaks to 
winds/seas with update based on current conditions and 06z nwps 
guidance. 

&&

.PRELIMINARY POINT TEMPS/POPS...
DAB  61  42  63  47 /   0   0   0   0 
MCO  65  45  67  46 /   0   0   0   0 
MLB  64  45  67  51 /   0   0   0   0 
VRB  66  44  69  49 /   0   0   0   0 
LEE  63  43  65  44 /   0   0   0   0 
SFB  63  44  66  45 /   0   0   0   0 
ORL  63  45  66  46 /   0   0   0   0 
FPR  67  44  69  50 /   0   0   0   0 

&&

.MLB WATCHES/WARNINGS/ADVISORIES...
FL...None.
AM...None.
&&

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Volkmer/Bragaw/Combs/Glitto