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Coastal Waters Forecast (CWF)

Issued by Melbourne, FL (MLB)

                            
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FZUS52 KMLB 211527
CWFMLB

Coastal Waters Forecast for East Central Florida
National Weather Service Melbourne FL
1027 AM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

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

AMZ500-212300-
Synopsis for Flagler Beach to Jupiter Inlet out to 60 nm-
1027 AM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

.SYNOPSIS...A strong high pressure ridge centered off the mid 
Atlantic coast will generate a moderate southeast breeze across 
the local waters through Friday. These winds will place portions 
of the local Atlantic within the shadow of the north Bahamas, 
resulting in rough, short period wind waves and poor boating 
conditions. Small craft operators will need to exercise caution.

.GULF STREAM HAZARDS...East to southeast winds 15 to 20 knots 
with seas 5 to 6 feet.

The approximate location of the west wall of the Gulf Stream based 
on the Real Time Ocean Forecast System as of Monday February 19th.

41 nautical miles east of Ponce Inlet.
29 nautical miles east of Port Canaveral.
24 nautical miles east of Sebastian Inlet.
16 nautical miles east of Fort Pierce Inlet.
 9 nautical miles east of Saint Lucie Inlet.

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AMZ550-212300-
Flagler Beach to Volusia-Brevard County Line 0-20 nm-
1027 AM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

.THIS AFTERNOON...Southeast winds 10 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet with
a dominant period 7 seconds. A light chop on the intracoastal
waters. 
.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots becoming east 5 to
10 knots after midnight. Seas 3 to 5 feet with a dominant period
7 seconds. A light chop on the intracoastal waters. 
.THURSDAY...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet with a
dominant period 8 seconds. A light chop on the intracoastal
waters. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet. A
light chop on the intracoastal waters. Slight chance of showers. 
.FRIDAY...Southeast winds 10 knots. Seas 4 to 5 feet. A light
chop on the intracoastal waters. Slight chance of showers. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet. 
.SATURDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet. 
.SUNDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet. 

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AMZ552-212300-
Volusia-Brevard County Line to Sebastian Inlet 0-20 nm-
1027 AM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

.THIS AFTERNOON...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to
5 feet with a dominant period 7 seconds. A moderate chop on the
intracoastal waters. 
.TONIGHT...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet with a
dominant period 7 seconds. A light chop on the intracoastal
waters. Slight chance of showers. 
.THURSDAY...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 4 to 5 feet with a
dominant period 8 seconds. A moderate chop on the intracoastal
waters. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 4 to
6 feet. A light chop on the intracoastal waters. Slight chance of
showers. 
.FRIDAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet. A
moderate chop on the intracoastal waters. Slight chance of
showers. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots diminishing to
5 to 10 knots after midnight. Seas 4 to 6 feet. 
.SATURDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 4 to 5 feet. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet.
Slight chance of showers. 
.SUNDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet. 

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AMZ555-212300-
Sebastian Inlet to Jupiter Inlet 0-20 nm-
1027 AM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION...

.THIS AFTERNOON...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots becoming east
15 to 20 knots. Seas 4 to 5 feet with a dominant period 6 
seconds. Choppy on the intracoastal waters. 
.TONIGHT...East winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 10 to
15 knots after midnight. Seas 4 to 5 feet with a dominant period
6 seconds. Choppy on the intracoastal waters. 
.THURSDAY...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 4 to 5 feet with a
dominant period 14 seconds. A moderate chop on the intracoastal
waters. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 4 to
6 feet. Choppy on the intracoastal waters. Slight chance of
showers. 
.FRIDAY...Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 10 to
15 knots in the afternoon. Seas 5 to 6 feet. Choppy on the
intracoastal waters. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 4 to 5 feet.
Slight chance of showers. 
.SATURDAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 4 to 5 feet.
Slight chance of showers. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 10 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet.
Slight chance of showers. 
.SUNDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet. Slight
chance of showers. 

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AMZ570-212300-
Flagler Beach to Volusia-Brevard County Line 20-60 nm-
1027 AM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION...

.THIS AFTERNOON...Southeast winds around 15 knots. Seas 4 to 5 
feet with a dominant period 7 seconds. 
.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet with
a dominant period 8 seconds. 
.THURSDAY...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 5 to 6 feet with a
dominant period 9 seconds. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 5 to
7 feet. Slight chance of showers. 
.FRIDAY...Southeast winds 10 knots. Seas 5 to 7 feet. Slight
chance of showers. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 5 to 6 feet.
.SATURDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 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 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet. Slight chance
of showers. 

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AMZ572-212300-
Volusia-Brevard County Line to Sebastian Inlet 20-60 nm-
1027 AM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION...

.THIS AFTERNOON...Southeast winds around 15 knots. Seas 4 to 5 
feet with a dominant period 7 seconds. 
.TONIGHT...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 5 to 6 feet with a
dominant period 8 seconds. Slight chance of showers. 
.THURSDAY...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 5 to 6 feet with a
dominant period 9 seconds. Slight chance of showers. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to
10 to 15 knots after midnight. Seas 5 to 7 feet. Slight chance of
showers. 
.FRIDAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 6 to 7 feet.
Slight chance of showers. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 5 to 6 feet.
Slight chance of showers. 
.SATURDAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 5 to 6 feet. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 5 to
6 feet. Slight chance of showers. 
.SUNDAY...South winds 10 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet. Slight chance
of showers. 

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AMZ575-212300-
Sebastian Inlet to Jupiter Inlet 20-60 nm-
1027 AM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION...

.THIS AFTERNOON...East winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 4 to 5 feet
with a dominant period 6 seconds. 
.TONIGHT...East winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet with a
dominant period 6 seconds. Slight chance of showers. 
.THURSDAY...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet with a
dominant period 13 seconds. Slight chance of showers. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 5 to
7 feet. Slight chance of showers. 
.FRIDAY...Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet.
Slight chance of showers. 
.SATURDAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 4 to
6 feet. Slight chance of showers. 
.SUNDAY...Southeast winds 10 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet. Slight
chance of showers. 

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