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Coastal Waters Forecast (CWF)

Issued by Melbourne, FL (MLB)

                            
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FZUS52 KMLB 160302
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Coastal Waters Forecast for East Central Florida
National Weather Service Melbourne FL
1002 PM EST Tue Jan 15 2019

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

AMZ500-160930-
Synopsis for Flagler Beach to Jupiter Inlet out to 60 nm-
1002 PM EST Tue Jan 15 2019

.SYNOPSIS...A moderate north breeze will gradually slacken through 
late week as high pressure builds across the southeast and into 
Florida. A 2 to 3 foot northeasterly swell will continue to
enhance seas through midweek with poor conditions over the Gulf 
Stream for small craft operators. Winds and seas will subside into
late week as the high pressure center settles near the area.

.GULF STREAM HAZARDS...North winds up to 15 knots with combined 
seas 5 to 6 feet through tonight.

The approximate location of the west wall of the Gulf Stream 
based on the Real Time Ocean Forecast System as of Tuesday 
January 15th.

42 nautical miles east of Ponce Inlet. 
28 nautical miles east of Port Canaveral.
25 nautical miles east of Sebastian Inlet.
18 nautical miles east of Fort Pierce Inlet.
12 nautical miles east of Saint Lucie Inlet.

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AMZ550-160930-
Flagler Beach to Volusia-Brevard County Line 0-20 nm-
1002 PM EST Tue Jan 15 2019

.TONIGHT...North winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet with a
dominant period 11 seconds. A light chop on the intracoastal
waters. 
.WEDNESDAY...North winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet with a
dominant period 11 seconds. A light chop on the intracoastal
waters. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...North winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet
with a dominant period 11 seconds. Mostly smooth on the
intracoastal waters. 
.THURSDAY...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet. A
light chop on the intracoastal waters. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 knots becoming west 5 to
10 knots after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Mostly smooth on the
intracoastal waters. 
.FRIDAY...Northwest winds 5 knots becoming north in the
afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Smooth on the intracoastal waters. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet. 
.SATURDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots increasing to 10 to
15 knots in the afternoon. Seas 1 to 2 feet. Slight chance of
showers. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to
20 knots after midnight. Seas 3 to 4 feet. Slight chance of
showers. 
.SUNDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west in the
afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 feet. Showers likely and slight chance of
thunderstorms. 

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AMZ552-160930-
Volusia-Brevard County Line to Sebastian Inlet 0-20 nm-
1002 PM EST Tue Jan 15 2019

.TONIGHT...North winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet with a
dominant period 11 seconds. A light chop on the intracoastal
waters. 
.WEDNESDAY...North winds 10 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet with a
dominant period 11 seconds. A light chop on the intracoastal
waters. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...North winds 10 to 15 knots diminishing to 5 to
10 knots after midnight. Seas 3 to 5 feet with a dominant period
11 seconds. A light chop on the intracoastal waters. 
.THURSDAY...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet. A
light chop on the intracoastal waters. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...East winds 5 knots becoming west after
midnight. Seas 3 to 4 feet. Smooth on the intracoastal waters. 
.FRIDAY...Northwest winds 5 knots becoming north in the
afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Smooth on the intracoastal waters. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet. 
.SATURDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots increasing to 10 to
15 knots in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 feet. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to
20 knots after midnight. Seas 3 to 4 feet. Slight chance of
showers. 
.SUNDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west in the
afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 feet. Showers likely and slight chance of
thunderstorms. 

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AMZ555-160930-
Sebastian Inlet to Jupiter Inlet 0-20 nm-
1002 PM EST Tue Jan 15 2019

...Small Craft Should Exercise Caution...

.TONIGHT...North winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet with a
dominant period 11 seconds. A light chop on the intracoastal
waters. 
.WEDNESDAY...North winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet with a
dominant period 10 seconds. A moderate chop on the intracoastal
waters. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...North winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet
with a dominant period 10 seconds. A light chop on the
intracoastal waters. 
.THURSDAY...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet. A light
chop on the intracoastal waters. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet.
Mostly smooth on the intracoastal waters. 
.FRIDAY...North winds 5 knots becoming northeast in the
afternoon. Seas 3 to 4 feet. Smooth on the intracoastal waters. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. 
.SATURDAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT...South winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet.
Chance of showers. 
.SUNDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west 20 knots
in the afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 feet. Chance of showers. 

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AMZ570-160930-
Flagler Beach to Volusia-Brevard County Line 20-60 nm-
1002 PM EST Tue Jan 15 2019

...Small Craft Should Exercise Caution...

.TONIGHT...North winds 15 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet with a dominant
period 11 seconds. 
.WEDNESDAY...North winds 10 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet with a
dominant period 10 seconds. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...North winds 10 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet with a
dominant period 10 seconds. 
.THURSDAY...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...South winds 5 knots becoming west 5 to 10 knots
after midnight. Seas 3 to 4 feet. 
.FRIDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 knots. Seas 2 feet. 
.SATURDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south 10 to
15 knots in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Slight chance of
showers. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT...South winds 15 to 20 knots increasing to 20 to
25 knots after midnight. Seas 3 to 5 feet. Chance of showers. 
.SUNDAY...Southwest winds 20 to 25 knots becoming west in the
afternoon. Seas 5 to 7 feet. Showers likely and slight chance of
thunderstorms. 

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AMZ572-160930-
Volusia-Brevard County Line to Sebastian Inlet 20-60 nm-
1002 PM EST Tue Jan 15 2019

...Small Craft Should Exercise Caution...

.TONIGHT...North winds 15 knots. Seas 5 to 6 feet with a dominant
period 10 seconds. 
.WEDNESDAY...North winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 5 to 6 feet with a
dominant period 10 seconds. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...North winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 5 to 6 feet
with a dominant period 10 seconds. 
.THURSDAY...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 4 to 5 feet. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 knots becoming southwest
after midnight. Seas 3 to 4 feet. 
.FRIDAY...Northwest winds 5 knots becoming north in the
afternoon. Seas 3 to 4 feet. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. 
.SATURDAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Slight chance of showers. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT...South winds 15 to 20 knots increasing to 20 to
25 knots after midnight. Seas 4 to 6 feet. Chance of showers. 
.SUNDAY...Southwest winds 20 to 25 knots becoming west in the
afternoon. Seas 5 to 7 feet. Chance of showers and slight chance
of thunderstorms. 

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AMZ575-160930-
Sebastian Inlet to Jupiter Inlet 20-60 nm-
1002 PM EST Tue Jan 15 2019

...Small Craft Should Exercise Caution...

.TONIGHT...North winds 15 knots. Seas 5 to 6 feet with a dominant
period 10 seconds. 
.WEDNESDAY...North winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 5 to 6 feet with a 
dominant period 10 seconds. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 5 to
6 feet with a dominant period 10 seconds. 
.THURSDAY...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 4 to 5 feet. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet. 
.FRIDAY...Northeast winds 5 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. 
.SATURDAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT...South winds 15 to 20 knots increasing to 20 to
25 knots after midnight. Seas 4 to 6 feet. Chance of showers. 
.SUNDAY...Southwest winds 20 to 25 knots becoming west in the
afternoon. Seas 5 to 7 feet. Chance of showers. 

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