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Coastal Waters Forecast (CWF)

Issued by Melbourne, FL (MLB)

                            
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FZUS52 KMLB 230249
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Coastal Waters Forecast for East Central Florida
National Weather Service Melbourne FL
949 PM EST Thu Feb 22 2018

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

AMZ500-231100-
Synopsis for Flagler Beach to Jupiter Inlet out to 60 nm-
949 PM EST Thu Feb 22 2018

.SYNOPSIS...A strong high pressure ridge centered over the western 
Atlantic will generate a gentle to moderate onshore breeze over the
local waters into the weekend. This persistent flow will produce a
moderate easterly swell that will enhance the local sea heights.
Small craft operators will need to exercise caution, especially 
in the Gulf Stream.

.GULF STREAM HAZARDS...East to southeast winds around 15 knots 
with seas up to 6 feet.

The approximate location of the west wall of the Gulf Stream based 
on the Real Time Ocean Forecast System as of Thursday February 22nd

39 nautical miles east of Ponce Inlet.
29 nautical miles east of Port Canaveral.
23 nautical miles east of Sebastian Inlet.
15 nautical miles east of Fort Pierce Inlet.
 9 nautical miles east of Saint Lucie Inlet.

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AMZ550-231100-
Flagler Beach to Volusia-Brevard County Line 0-20 nm-
949 PM EST Thu Feb 22 2018

.OVERNIGHT...East winds 10 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet with a 
dominant period 9 seconds. Mostly smooth on the intracoastal 
waters. Slight chance of showers. 
.FRIDAY...Southeast winds 10 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet with a 
dominant period 9 seconds. A light chop on the intracoastal 
waters. Slight chance of showers in the morning. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 10 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet with a
dominant period 9 seconds. Mostly smooth on the intracoastal 
waters. Slight chance of showers. 
.SATURDAY...Southeast winds 10 knots increasing to 10 to 15 knots
in the afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 feet. A moderate chop on the 
intracoastal waters. Slight chance of showers. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots becoming south
5 to 10 knots after midnight. Seas 3 to 5 feet. A light chop on
the intracoastal waters. Slight chance of showers. 
.SUNDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southeast 10 to
15 knots in the afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 feet. A moderate chop on
the intracoastal waters. Slight chance of showers. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet.
Slight chance of showers. 
.MONDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming west 5 knots in
the afternoon. Seas 3 to 4 feet. Slight chance of showers. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...North winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet.
Slight chance of showers. 
.TUESDAY...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 4 to 5 feet.
Slight chance of showers. 

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AMZ552-231100-
Volusia-Brevard County Line to Sebastian Inlet 0-20 nm-
949 PM EST Thu Feb 22 2018

.OVERNIGHT...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet with a
dominant period 9 seconds. A light chop on the intracoastal
waters. Slight chance of showers. 
.FRIDAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet with a
dominant period 9 seconds. A moderate chop on the intracoastal
waters. Slight chance of showers in the morning. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet
with a dominant period 9 seconds. A light chop on the
intracoastal waters. Slight chance of showers. 
.SATURDAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet. A
moderate chop on the intracoastal waters. Slight chance of
showers. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots becoming south
5 to 10 knots after midnight. Seas 3 to 5 feet. A light chop on
the intracoastal waters. Slight chance of showers. 
.SUNDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southeast 10 to
15 knots in the afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 feet. A moderate chop on
the intracoastal waters. Slight chance of showers. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet.
Slight chance of showers. 
.MONDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet. Slight
chance of showers. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming north
after midnight. Seas 3 to 4 feet. Slight chance of showers. 
.TUESDAY...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet.
Slight chance of showers. 

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AMZ555-231100-
Sebastian Inlet to Jupiter Inlet 0-20 nm-
949 PM EST Thu Feb 22 2018

.OVERNIGHT...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 4 to 5 feet with a
dominant period 10 seconds. A light chop on the intracoastal
waters. Slight chance of showers. 
.FRIDAY...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 4 to 5 feet with a
dominant period 6 seconds. A moderate chop on the intracoastal
waters. Slight chance of showers in the morning. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 4 to 5 feet with
a dominant period 9 seconds. A light chop on the intracoastal
waters. Slight chance of showers. 
.SATURDAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 4 to 5 feet. A
moderate chop on the intracoastal waters. Slight chance of
showers. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to
5 feet. A light chop on the intracoastal waters. Slight chance of
showers. 
.SUNDAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet. A
moderate chop on the intracoastal waters. Slight chance of
showers. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet.
Slight chance of showers. 
.MONDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Slight
chance of showers. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...South winds 5 to 10 knots becoming northwest
5 knots after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Slight chance of
showers. 
.TUESDAY...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet.
Slight chance of showers. 

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AMZ570-231100-
Flagler Beach to Volusia-Brevard County Line 20-60 nm-
949 PM EST Thu Feb 22 2018

...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION...

.OVERNIGHT...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 5 to 6 feet with a
dominant period 9 seconds. Slight chance of showers. 
.FRIDAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 5 to 6 feet with a
dominant period 9 seconds. Slight chance of showers in the
morning. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 5 to 6 feet
with a dominant period 9 seconds. Slight chance of showers. 
.SATURDAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 5 to 6 feet. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 5 to 6 feet.
Slight chance of showers. 
.SUNDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet. Slight
chance of showers. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 4 to 5 feet.
Chance of showers. 
.MONDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming south 5 to
10 knots in the afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 feet. Chance of showers. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 5 knots becoming north 10 to
15 knots after midnight. Seas 3 to 5 feet. Chance of showers. 
.TUESDAY...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 5 to 6 feet.
Slight chance of showers. 

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AMZ572-231100-
Volusia-Brevard County Line to Sebastian Inlet 20-60 nm-
949 PM EST Thu Feb 22 2018

...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION...

.OVERNIGHT...East winds 15 knots. Seas 5 to 6 feet with a 
dominant period 9 seconds. Chance of showers. 
.FRIDAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 5 to 7 feet with a
dominant period 9 seconds. Slight chance of showers in the
morning. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 5 to 6 feet
with a dominant period 9 seconds. Slight chance of showers. 
.SATURDAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 5 to 6 feet.
Slight chance of showers in the afternoon. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 5 to
6 feet. Slight chance of showers. 
.SUNDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet. Slight
chance of showers. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 4 to 5 feet.
Chance of showers. 
.MONDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots diminishing to 5 to 10 knots
in the afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 feet. Chance of showers. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming north
after midnight. Seas 3 to 4 feet. Chance of showers. 
.TUESDAY...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet.
Slight chance of showers. 

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AMZ575-231100-
Sebastian Inlet to Jupiter Inlet 20-60 nm-
949 PM EST Thu Feb 22 2018

...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION...

.OVERNIGHT...East winds 15 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet with a 
dominant period 10 seconds. Chance of showers. 
.FRIDAY...East winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet with a
dominant period 9 seconds. Slight chance of showers in the
morning. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT...East winds 15 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet with a
dominant period 9 seconds. Slight chance of showers. 
.SATURDAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet.
Slight chance of showers. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 4 to
6 feet. Slight chance of showers. 
.SUNDAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet.
Slight chance of showers. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet.
Slight chance of showers. 
.MONDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet. Slight
chance of showers. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...South winds 5 to 10 knots becoming west after
midnight. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Chance of showers. 
.TUESDAY...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet.
Chance of showers. 

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