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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
349 AM EDT Sat Aug 18 2018

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

AMZ500-182200-
Synopsis for Flagler Beach to Jupiter Inlet out to 60 nm-
349 AM EDT Sat Aug 18 2018

.SYNOPSIS...The Atlantic ridge axis will settle into central 
Florida this weekend and south Florida by the middle of next 
week. Drier air will persist in the northern waters on Saturday, 
but coverage of showers and storms will start to increase in the 
south. On Sunday, a return to scattered coverage is expected 
across the entire area and there is a potential for offshore 
moving storms in the 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 Friday August 17th.

40 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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AMZ550-182200-
Flagler Beach to Volusia-Brevard County Line 0-20 nm-
349 AM EDT Sat Aug 18 2018

.TODAY...South winds 5 knots becoming southeast 5 to 10 knots
early in the afternoon, then increasing to 10 to 15 knots late in
the afternoon. Seas 2 feet with a dominant period 8 seconds. A
moderate chop on the intracoastal waters. 
.TONIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 feet with a
dominant period 7 seconds. A light chop on the intracoastal
waters. 
.SUNDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southeast 10 knots
in the afternoon. Seas 2 feet with a dominant period 7 seconds. A
light chop on the intracoastal waters. Slight chance of showers
and thunderstorms. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots diminishing to 5 to
10 knots after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 feet. A light chop on the
intracoastal waters. Chance of showers and thunderstorms in the
evening. 
.MONDAY...South winds 5 knots becoming southeast 5 to 10 knots in
the afternoon. Seas 2 feet. A light chop on the intracoastal
waters. Chance of showers and thunderstorms. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots diminishing to 5 to
10 knots after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Slight chance of
showers and thunderstorms. 
.TUESDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet.
Chance of showers and thunderstorms. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT...South winds 10 knots becoming southwest 5 to
10 knots after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Chance of showers and
thunderstorms. 
.WEDNESDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet. Chance
of showers and thunderstorms. 

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AMZ552-182200-
Volusia-Brevard County Line to Sebastian Inlet 0-20 nm-
349 AM EDT Sat Aug 18 2018

.TODAY...Southeast winds 10 knots. Seas 2 feet with a dominant 
period 8 seconds. A light chop on the intracoastal waters. Slight 
chance of showers. Slight chance of thunderstorms in the 
afternoon. 
.TONIGHT...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 feet with a dominant
period 8 seconds. Mostly smooth on the intracoastal waters.
Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. 
.SUNDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 feet with a
dominant period 8 seconds. A light chop on the intracoastal
waters. Chance of showers and thunderstorms. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 feet. Mostly
smooth on the intracoastal waters. Chance of showers and
thunderstorms in the evening. 
.MONDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet. A
light chop on the intracoastal waters. Slight chance of showers
and thunderstorms in the morning, then chance of showers and
thunderstorms in the afternoon. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. 
.TUESDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet.
Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet.
Chance of showers and thunderstorms. 
.WEDNESDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet. Chance
of showers and thunderstorms. 

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AMZ555-182200-
Sebastian Inlet to Jupiter Inlet 0-20 nm-
349 AM EDT Sat Aug 18 2018

.TODAY...Southeast winds 5 knots early this morning increasing to
10 knots by afternoon. Seas 1 to 2 feet with a dominant period 4 
seconds. A light chop on the intracoastal waters. Chance of 
showers and thunderstorms. 
.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 feet with a
dominant period 4 seconds. Mostly smooth on the intracoastal
waters. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. 
.SUNDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet with a
dominant period 4 seconds. A light chop on the intracoastal
waters. Chance of showers and thunderstorms. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet.
Mostly smooth on the intracoastal waters. Slight chance of
showers and thunderstorms in the evening. 
.MONDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet. A
light chop on the intracoastal waters. Slight chance of showers
and thunderstorms. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet. 
.TUESDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet.
Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet.
Chance of showers and thunderstorms. 
.WEDNESDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet. Chance
of showers and thunderstorms. 

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AMZ570-182200-
Flagler Beach to Volusia-Brevard County Line 20-60 nm-
349 AM EDT Sat Aug 18 2018

.TODAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots increasing to 10 to 15 knots
late in the afternoon. Seas 2 feet with a dominant period
8 seconds. 
.TONIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet with a
dominant period 8 seconds. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. 
.SUNDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet with a
dominant period 8 seconds. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening, then slight
chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight. 
.MONDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 feet. Chance of
showers and thunderstorms. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. 
.TUESDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Slight
chance of showers and thunderstorms. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT...South winds 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Chance
of showers and thunderstorms. 
.WEDNESDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Chance
of showers and thunderstorms. 

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AMZ572-182200-
Volusia-Brevard County Line to Sebastian Inlet 20-60 nm-
349 AM EDT Sat Aug 18 2018

.TODAY...South to Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 feet with
a dominant period 8 seconds. Slight chance of showers and 
thunderstorms. 
.TONIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet with a
dominant period 8 seconds. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. 
.SUNDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 feet with a dominant
period 8 seconds. Chance of showers and thunderstorms. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT...South winds 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Slight
chance of showers and thunderstorms. 
.MONDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 feet. Slight chance
of showers and thunderstorms. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. 
.TUESDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 feet. Slight
chance of showers and thunderstorms. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Chance of showers and thunderstorms. 
.WEDNESDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Chance
of showers and thunderstorms. 

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AMZ575-182200-
Sebastian Inlet to Jupiter Inlet 20-60 nm-
349 AM EDT Sat Aug 18 2018

.TODAY...Southeast winds 10 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet with a
dominant period 8 seconds. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. 
.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 10 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet with a
dominant period 8 seconds. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. 
.SUNDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet with a
dominant period 8 seconds. Chance of showers and thunderstorms. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 10 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet.
Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. 
.MONDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet. Slight
chance of showers and thunderstorms. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 10 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet. 
.TUESDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet.
Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet.
Chance of showers and thunderstorms. 
.WEDNESDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet. Chance
of showers and thunderstorms. 

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