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Coastal Waters Forecast (CWF)

Issued by Melbourne, FL (MLB)

                            
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Coastal Waters Forecast for East Central Florida
National Weather Service Melbourne FL
1010 AM EDT Thu Aug 16 2018

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

AMZ500-162130-
Synopsis for Flagler Beach to Jupiter Inlet out to 60 nm-
1010 AM EDT Thu Aug 16 2018

.SYNOPSIS...The Atlantic ridge axis across central Florida will 
lift north and reach north Florida by Friday. Drier air will move 
in from the southeast and produce a below normal coverage of 
showers and storms. The ridge axis will then slip back to the 
south this weekend and coverage of storms will increase with 
potential for offshore moving storms Sunday afternoon especially 
north of Sebastian Inlet.

.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 Thursday August 16th.

41 nautical miles east of Ponce Inlet. 
28 nautical miles east of Port Canaveral.
23 nautical miles east of Sebastian Inlet.
15 nautical miles east of Fort Pierce Inlet.
 8 nautical miles east of Saint Lucie Inlet.

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AMZ550-162130-
Flagler Beach to Volusia-Brevard County Line 0-20 nm-
1010 AM EDT Thu Aug 16 2018

.THIS AFTERNOON...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas near 2 feet
with a dominant period 8 seconds. A light chop on the intracoastal
waters. 
.TONIGHT...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet with a
dominant period 8 seconds. Mostly smooth on the intracoastal
waters. 
.FRIDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southeast 10 to
15 knots in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 feet with a dominant
period 8 seconds. A moderate chop on the intracoastal waters. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots becoming south
5 to 10 knots after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 feet. A light chop on
the intracoastal waters. 
.SATURDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southeast 10 to
15 knots in the afternoon. Seas 2 feet. A moderate chop on the
intracoastal waters. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 feet. Slight
chance of showers and thunderstorms. 
.SUNDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 feet. Slight chance
of showers and thunderstorms. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 feet. Chance of
showers and thunderstorms. 
.MONDAY...South winds 5 knots becoming southeast 5 to 10 knots in
the afternoon. Seas 1 to 2 feet. Chance of showers and
thunderstorms. 

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AMZ552-162130-
Volusia-Brevard County Line to Sebastian Inlet 0-20 nm-
1010 AM EDT Thu Aug 16 2018

.THIS AFTERNOON...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas near 2 feet
with a dominant period 8 seconds. A light chop on the intracoastal
waters. Slight chance of showers early. 
.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet with a
dominant period 9 seconds. Mostly smooth on the intracoastal
waters. 
.FRIDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet with a
dominant period 8 seconds. A light chop on the intracoastal
waters. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Mostly smooth on the intracoastal waters. 
.SATURDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 feet. A light
chop on the intracoastal waters. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet.
Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. 
.SUNDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet. Chance of
showers and thunderstorms. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet.
Chance of showers and thunderstorms. 
.MONDAY...Southeast winds 5 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet. Chance of
showers and thunderstorms. 

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AMZ555-162130-
Sebastian Inlet to Jupiter Inlet 0-20 nm-
1010 AM EDT Thu Aug 16 2018

.THIS AFTERNOON...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas near 2 feet
with a dominant period 4 seconds. A light chop on the intracoastal
waters. Slight chance of showers early. 
.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet with a
dominant period 4 seconds. Mostly smooth on the intracoastal
waters. Slight chance of showers. 
.FRIDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet with a
dominant period 4 seconds. A light chop on the intracoastal
waters. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 feet.
Mostly smooth on the intracoastal waters. 
.SATURDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet. A
light chop on the intracoastal waters. Slight chance of showers
and thunderstorms. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 to
2 feet. Chance of showers and thunderstorms. 
.SUNDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet. Chance
of showers and thunderstorms. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet.
Chance of showers and thunderstorms. 
.MONDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet. Chance
of showers and thunderstorms. 

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AMZ570-162130-
Flagler Beach to Volusia-Brevard County Line 20-60 nm-
1010 AM EDT Thu Aug 16 2018

.THIS AFTERNOON...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet
with a dominant period 9 seconds. Slight chance of showers. 
.TONIGHT...South winds 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet with a dominant
period 9 seconds. 
.FRIDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 feet with a dominant
period 9 seconds. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 feet. 
.SATURDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south 10 to
15 knots in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 feet. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. 
.SUNDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Chance of
showers and thunderstorms. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Chance of showers and thunderstorms. 
.MONDAY...South winds 5 knots. Seas 2 feet. Chance of showers and
thunderstorms. 

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AMZ572-162130-
Volusia-Brevard County Line to Sebastian Inlet 20-60 nm-
1010 AM EDT Thu Aug 16 2018

.THIS AFTERNOON...Southeast winds 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet with
a dominant period 9 seconds. Slight chance of showers and 
thunderstorms. 
.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet with a
dominant period 9 seconds. Slight chance of showers after
midnight. 
.FRIDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 3 feet with a
dominant period 9 seconds. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. 
.SATURDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 feet. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT...South winds 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Chance
of showers and thunderstorms. 
.SUNDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 feet. Slight chance
of showers and thunderstorms. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 feet. Chance of
showers and thunderstorms. 
.MONDAY...South winds 5 knots. Seas 2 feet. Chance of showers and
thunderstorms. 

$$

AMZ575-162130-
Sebastian Inlet to Jupiter Inlet 20-60 nm-
1010 AM EDT Thu Aug 16 2018

.THIS AFTERNOON...Southeast winds 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet with
a dominant period 4 seconds. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. 
.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet with
a dominant period 4 seconds. Slight chance of showers. 
.FRIDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet with a
dominant period 4 seconds. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
.SATURDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet.
Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 to
2 feet. Chance of showers and thunderstorms. 
.SUNDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet. Chance
of showers and thunderstorms. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet.
Chance of showers and thunderstorms. 
.MONDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet. Chance
of showers and thunderstorms. 

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