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Coastal Waters Forecast (CWF)

Issued by Melbourne, FL (MLB)

                            
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FZUS52 KMLB 182030
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Coastal Waters Forecast for East Central Florida
National Weather Service Melbourne FL
330 PM EST Fri Jan 18 2019

Atlantic coastal waters from Flagler Beach to Jupiter Inlet out 60 nm.

AMZ500-190945-
Synopsis for Flagler Beach to Jupiter Inlet out to 60 nm-
330 PM EST Fri Jan 18 2019

.SYNOPSIS...High pressure centered over the Florida Peninsula will
drift east of the Bahama Bank through Saturday, producing light
winds and favorable boating conditions over the local Atlantic
through midday Saturday. Winds will increase out of the southeast
and south Saturday afternoon ahead of a strong cold front which 
is forecast to cross the waters early Sunday. Strong west to 
northwest winds behind the front will produce hazardous boating 
conditions Sunday and Sunday night. High pressure will push 
quickly east into the western Atlantic Tuesday and winds will 
become onshore. 

.GULF STREAM HAZARDS...None.

The approximate location of the west wall of the Gulf Stream 
based on the Real Time Ocean Forecast System as of Friday January 
18th.

42 nautical miles east of Ponce Inlet. 
28 nautical miles east of Port Canaveral.
26 nautical miles east of Sebastian Inlet.
17 nautical miles east of Fort Pierce Inlet.
11 nautical miles east of Saint Lucie Inlet.

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AMZ550-190945-
Flagler Beach to Volusia-Brevard County Line 0-20 nm-
330 PM EST Fri Jan 18 2019

.TONIGHT...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet with a
dominant period 10 seconds. Mostly smooth on the intracoastal
waters. 
.SATURDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to
20 knots in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 feet building to 3 to 4 
feet with a dominant period 9 seconds. Choppy on the intracoastal 
waters. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT...South winds 15 to 20 knots becoming southwest
20 to 25 knots after midnight. Seas 3 to 5 feet with a dominant
period 5 seconds. Rough on the intracoastal waters. Chance of
showers in the evening. Slight chance of thunderstorms. Showers
likely after midnight. 
.SUNDAY...West winds 20 to 25 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet. Rough on
the intracoastal waters. Slight chance of showers in the morning.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 20 to 25 knots diminishing to
15 to 20 knots after midnight. Seas 4 to 6 feet. Rough on the
intracoastal waters. 
.MONDAY...North winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet. A
moderate chop on the intracoastal waters. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. 
.TUESDAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet.
Slight chance of showers. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to
5 feet. Slight chance of showers. 
.WEDNESDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet. Chance
of showers. 

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AMZ552-190945-
Volusia-Brevard County Line to Sebastian Inlet 0-20 nm-
330 PM EST Fri Jan 18 2019

.TONIGHT...East winds 5 knots becoming south 5 to 10 knots after
midnight. Seas 2 to 3 feet with a dominant period 10 seconds.
Mostly smooth on the intracoastal waters. 
.SATURDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to
20 knots in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 feet building to 3 to 4 
feet with a dominant period 9 seconds. Choppy on the intracoastal 
waters. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT...South winds 15 to 20 knots becoming southwest
20 to 25 knots after midnight. Seas 3 to 5 feet with a dominant
period 5 seconds. Rough on the intracoastal waters. Slight chance
of showers in the evening. Slight chance of thunderstorms.
Showers after midnight. 
.SUNDAY...West winds 20 to 25 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet. Rough on
the intracoastal waters. Chance of showers in the morning. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet.
Choppy on the intracoastal waters. 
.MONDAY...North winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet. A
moderate chop on the intracoastal waters. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet. 
.TUESDAY...East winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southeast 15 to
20 knots in the afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 feet. Slight chance of
showers. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 4 to
6 feet. Chance of showers. 
.WEDNESDAY...Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet.
Chance of showers. 

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AMZ555-190945-
Sebastian Inlet to Jupiter Inlet 0-20 nm-
330 PM EST Fri Jan 18 2019

.TONIGHT...East winds 5 knots becoming south 5 to 10 knots after
midnight. Seas 2 to 3 feet with a dominant period 10 seconds.
Mostly smooth on the intracoastal waters. 
.SATURDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots increasing to 15 to
20 knots in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 feet with a dominant
period 9 seconds. Choppy on the intracoastal waters. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT...South winds 15 to 20 knots becoming southwest
20 to 25 knots after midnight. Seas 3 to 5 feet with a dominant
period 4 seconds. Rough on the intracoastal waters. Slight chance
of showers in the evening, then chance of showers and slight
chance of thunderstorms after midnight. 
.SUNDAY...West winds 20 to 25 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet. Rough on
the intracoastal waters. Slight chance of thunderstorms in the
morning. Chance of showers. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 20 to 25 knots diminishing to
15 to 20 knots after midnight. Seas 5 to 7 feet. Rough on the
intracoastal waters. 
.MONDAY...North winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet. A
moderate chop on the intracoastal waters. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots becoming east
15 to 20 knots after midnight. Seas 3 to 4 feet. 
.TUESDAY...East winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet. Slight
chance of showers. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 5 to
6 feet. Chance of showers. 
.WEDNESDAY...Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet.
Chance of showers. 

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AMZ570-190945-
Flagler Beach to Volusia-Brevard County Line 20-60 nm-
330 PM EST Fri Jan 18 2019

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
LATE SATURDAY NIGHT...
...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY
EVENING...

.TONIGHT...East winds 5 knots becoming south 5 to 10 knots in the
late evening and overnight. Seas 2 to 3 feet with a dominant
period 10 seconds. 
.SATURDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to around 20 
knots in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 feet building to 3 to 4 feet 
with a dominant period 9 seconds. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT...South winds 20 to 25 knots becoming southwest
25 to 30 knots after midnight with occasional gusts to gale force.
Seas building to 5 to 7 feet with a dominant period 5 seconds. 
Chance of showers in the evening. Slight chance of thunderstorms. 
Showers likely after midnight. 
.SUNDAY...West winds 25 to 30 knots becoming northwest 20 to
25 knots in the afternoon. Gusts to gale force. Seas 6 to 9 feet.
Chance of showers in the morning. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 20 to 25 knots becoming north
15 to 20 knots after midnight. Seas 7 to 10 feet. 
.MONDAY...North winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 5 to 7 feet. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet. 
.TUESDAY...Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 4 to 5 feet.
Slight chance of showers. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 4 to
6 feet. Chance of showers. 
.WEDNESDAY...South winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet. Chance
of showers. 

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AMZ572-190945-
Volusia-Brevard County Line to Sebastian Inlet 20-60 nm-
330 PM EST Fri Jan 18 2019

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
LATE SATURDAY NIGHT...
...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY
EVENING...

.TONIGHT...East winds 5 knots becoming south 5 to 10 knots in the
late evening and overnight. Seas 2 to 3 feet with a dominant
period 10 seconds. 
.SATURDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to around 20 
knots in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 feet building to 3 to 4 feet 
with a dominant period 9 seconds. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT...South winds 20 to 25 knots becoming southwest
25 to 30 knots after midnight. Occasional gusts to gale force.
Seas building to 5 to 7 feet with a dominant period 5 seconds. 
Slight chance of showers in the evening, then showers likely and 
slight chance of thunderstorms after midnight.
.SUNDAY...West winds 25 to 30 knots. Gusts to gale force. Seas 6 
to 9 feet. Slight chance of thunderstorms in the morning. Chance 
of showers.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 20 to 25 knots becoming north
15 to 20 knots after midnight. Seas 7 to 10 feet. 
.MONDAY...North winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 5 to 7 feet. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...East winds 15 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet. 
.TUESDAY...Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 4 to 5 feet.
Chance of showers. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 20 knots. Seas 5 to 6 feet.
Chance of showers. 
.WEDNESDAY...Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 5 to 6 feet.
Chance of showers. 

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AMZ575-190945-
Sebastian Inlet to Jupiter Inlet 20-60 nm-
330 PM EST Fri Jan 18 2019

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
LATE SATURDAY NIGHT...
...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY
EVENING...

.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet with a
dominant period 10 seconds. 
.SATURDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to
20 knots in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 feet with a dominant 
period 9 seconds. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT...South winds 15 to 20 knots becoming southwest
25 to 30 knots after midnight. Occasional gusts to gale force.
Seas building to 4 to 6 feet with a dominant period 4 seconds. 
Slight chance of showers in the evening, then chance of showers 
and slight chance of thunderstorms after midnight. 
.SUNDAY...West winds 25 to 30 knots. Gusts to gale force. Seas 6 
to 9 feet. Slight chance of thunderstorms in the morning. Chance 
of showers.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 20 to 25 knots becoming north
15 to 20 knots after midnight. Seas 6 to 9 feet. 
.MONDAY...North winds 15 knots. Seas 5 to 7 feet. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...East winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 4 feet. 
.TUESDAY...East winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 5 to 6 feet. Slight
chance of showers. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 20 knots. Seas 5 to 6 feet.
Chance of showers. 
.WEDNESDAY...Southeast winds 20 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet. Chance
of showers. 

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