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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
944 PM EDT Thu Aug 16 2018

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

AMZ500-170830-
Synopsis for Flagler Beach to Jupiter Inlet out to 60 nm-
944 PM EDT Thu Aug 16 2018

.SYNOPSIS...The Atlantic ridge axis across central Florida will 
nudge just north of the waters on Friday. The resulting southeast
wind flow will bring in drier air 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 start to 
increase with a 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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AMZ550-170830-
Flagler Beach to Volusia-Brevard County Line 0-20 nm-
944 PM EDT Thu Aug 16 2018

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

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AMZ552-170830-
Volusia-Brevard County Line to Sebastian Inlet 0-20 nm-
944 PM EDT Thu Aug 16 2018

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

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AMZ555-170830-
Sebastian Inlet to Jupiter Inlet 0-20 nm-
944 PM EDT Thu Aug 16 2018

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

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AMZ570-170830-
Flagler Beach to Volusia-Brevard County Line 20-60 nm-
944 PM EDT Thu Aug 16 2018

.TONIGHT...South winds 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet with a dominant
period 9 seconds. Slight chance of showers. 
.FRIDAY...Southeast winds 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet with a
dominant period 9 seconds. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet with
a dominant period 8 seconds. 
.SATURDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 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 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Chance of showers and thunderstorms. 
.MONDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 feet. Chance of
showers and thunderstorms. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...South winds 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Chance of
showers and thunderstorms. 
.TUESDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Chance of
showers and thunderstorms. 

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AMZ572-170830-
Volusia-Brevard County Line to Sebastian Inlet 20-60 nm-
944 PM EDT Thu Aug 16 2018

.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet with a
dominant period 9 seconds. Slight chance of showers. 
.FRIDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet with a
dominant period 9 seconds. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet
with a dominant period 8 seconds. 
.SATURDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 feet. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT...South winds 5 to 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 to 10 knots. Seas 2 feet. Chance of
showers and thunderstorms. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 feet. Chance of
showers and thunderstorms. 
.TUESDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 feet. Slight chance
of showers and thunderstorms. 

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AMZ575-170830-
Sebastian Inlet to Jupiter Inlet 20-60 nm-
944 PM EDT Thu Aug 16 2018

.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet with a
dominant period 4 seconds. Slight chance of showers. 
.FRIDAY...East winds 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet with a dominant
period 4 seconds. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet
with a dominant period 8 seconds. 
.SATURDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to
3 feet. Chance of showers and thunderstorms. 
.SUNDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet. Slight
chance of showers and thunderstorms in the morning, then chance
of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. 
.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. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 to 2 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. 

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