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Coastal Waters Forecast (CWF)

Issued by Melbourne, FL (MLB)

                            
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FZUS52 KMLB 180816
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Coastal Waters Forecast for East Central Florida
National Weather Service Melbourne FL
350 AM EDT Mon Mar 18 2019

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

AMZ500-182030-
Synopsis for Flagler Beach to Jupiter Inlet out to 60 nm-
350 AM EDT Mon Mar 18 2019

.SYNOPSIS...A weak cool front stalled across south Florida will 
remain in place through early this week. Behind the front, boating
conditions will become hazardous as winds freshen out of the 
north and northeast. Small Craft Advisories will be in place
through mid-week. While winds will diminish slowly, boating 
conditions will remain poor as a large northeast swell impacts 
the east Florida coast. 

.GULF STREAM HAZARDS...North winds around 20 knots. Seas building
to 6 to 8 feet.

The approximate location of the west wall of the Gulf Stream based
on the Real Time Ocean Forecast System as of Sunday March 17th.

40 nautical miles east of Ponce Inlet. 
29 nautical miles east of Port Canaveral.
23 nautical miles east of Sebastian Inlet.
13 nautical miles east of Fort Pierce Inlet.
10 nautical miles east of Saint Lucie Inlet.

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AMZ550-182030-
Flagler Beach to Volusia-Brevard County Line 0-20 nm-
350 AM EDT Mon Mar 18 2019

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...North winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 5 to 7 feet with a
dominant period 6 seconds. Choppy on the intracoastal waters.
Chance of rain in the morning, then slight chance of rain in the
afternoon. 
.TONIGHT...Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 5 to 7 feet with
a dominant period 8 seconds. Choppy on the intracoastal waters.
Slight chance of showers in the evening, then chance of rain
after midnight. 
.TUESDAY...Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots increasing to 20 to
25 knots in the afternoon. Seas 6 to 9 feet with a dominant
period 8 seconds. Rough on the intracoastal waters. Showers
likely. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 20 to 25 knots diminishing to
15 to 20 knots after midnight. Seas 7 to 10 feet. Rough on the
intracoastal waters. Chance of showers. 
.WEDNESDAY...North winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 6 to 8 feet. Choppy
on the intracoastal waters. Chance of showers. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...North winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 5 to 7 feet.
Slight chance of showers. 
.THURSDAY...North winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...North winds 5 to 10 knots becoming northwest
after midnight. Seas 3 to 5 feet. 
.FRIDAY...North winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet. 

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AMZ552-182030-
Volusia-Brevard County Line to Sebastian Inlet 0-20 nm-
350 AM EDT Mon Mar 18 2019

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...North winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 5 to 7 feet with a
dominant period 6 seconds. Choppy on the intracoastal waters.
Chance of rain. 
.TONIGHT...Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 6 to 8 feet with
a dominant period 7 seconds. Choppy on the intracoastal waters.
Chance of showers in the evening, then rain likely after
midnight. 
.TUESDAY...Northeast winds 20 knots. Seas 6 to 8 feet with a 
dominant period 8 seconds. Choppy on the intracoastal waters. 
Showers.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 20 to 25 knots. Seas 6 to
9 feet. Rough on the intracoastal waters. Showers likely. 
.WEDNESDAY...North winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 6 to 8 feet. Choppy
on the intracoastal waters. Chance of showers. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...North winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 5 to 7 feet.
Slight chance of showers. 
.THURSDAY...North winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet. Slight
chance of showers. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 3 to
5 feet. 
.FRIDAY...North winds 10 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet. 

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AMZ555-182030-
Sebastian Inlet to Jupiter Inlet 0-20 nm-
350 AM EDT Mon Mar 18 2019

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION EARLY THIS MORNING...

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THIS MORNING THROUGH
WEDNESDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...North winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to 20 knots
in the afternoon. Seas 5 to 7 feet with a dominant period
6 seconds. Choppy on the intracoastal waters. Rain likely. 
.TONIGHT...Northeast winds 20 to 25 knots. Seas 6 to 9 feet with
a dominant period 8 seconds. Rough on the intracoastal waters.
Chance of showers in the evening, then rain likely after
midnight. 
.TUESDAY...Northeast winds 20 to 25 knots diminishing to 20 
knots in the afternoon. Seas 7 to 10 feet with a dominant period 8
seconds. Rough on the intracoastal waters. Showers.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 20 knots. Seas 6 to 9 feet. 
Choppy on the intracoastal waters. Showers likely. 
.WEDNESDAY...North winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 6 to 9 feet. Choppy
on the intracoastal waters. Chance of showers. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...North winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 5 to 7 feet.
Slight chance of showers. 
.THURSDAY...North winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet. Slight
chance of showers. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...North winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 4 to 5 feet. 
.FRIDAY...North winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 4 to 5 feet. 

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AMZ570-182030-
Flagler Beach to Volusia-Brevard County Line 20-60 nm-
350 AM EDT Mon Mar 18 2019

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...North winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 6 to 8 feet with a
dominant period 7 seconds. Chance of rain in the morning, then
slight chance of rain in the afternoon. 
.TONIGHT...Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 6 to 8 feet with
a dominant period 8 seconds. Slight chance of showers in the
evening, then chance of rain after midnight. 
.TUESDAY...Northeast winds 20 to 25 knots. Seas 7 to 10 feet with
a dominant period 8 seconds. Showers likely. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 20 to 25 knots. Seas 9 to
11 feet. Showers likely. 
.WEDNESDAY...Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 7 to 9 feet.
Chance of showers. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots becoming north
10 to 15 knots after midnight. Seas 6 to 8 feet. Chance of
showers. 
.THURSDAY...North winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 5 to 7 feet. Slight
chance of showers. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 4 to
6 feet. 
.FRIDAY...North winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 4 to 5 feet. 

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AMZ572-182030-
Volusia-Brevard County Line to Sebastian Inlet 20-60 nm-
350 AM EDT Mon Mar 18 2019

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...North winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 6 to 8 feet with a
dominant period 7 seconds. Chance of rain. 
.TONIGHT...Northeast winds 20 knots. Seas 7 to 10 feet with a
dominant period 7 seconds. Chance of showers in the evening, then
rain likely after midnight. 
.TUESDAY...Northeast winds 20 to 25 knots. Seas 7 to 9 feet with
a dominant period 8 seconds. Showers.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 20 to 25 knots. Seas 8 to
11 feet. Showers likely. 
.WEDNESDAY...Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 7 to 9 feet.
Chance of showers. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...North winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 6 to 8 feet.
Chance of showers. 
.THURSDAY...North winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 6 to 7 feet. Slight
chance of showers. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...North winds 10 knots. Seas 5 to 6 feet. 
.FRIDAY...North winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 5 feet. 

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AMZ575-182030-
Sebastian Inlet to Jupiter Inlet 20-60 nm-
350 AM EDT Mon Mar 18 2019

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION EARLY THIS MORNING...

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THIS MORNING THROUGH
WEDNESDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...North winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to 20 knots
in the afternoon. Seas 6 to 8 feet with a dominant period
7 seconds. Rain likely. 
.TONIGHT...Northeast winds 20 to 25 knots. Seas 7 to 10 feet with
a dominant period 7 seconds. Chance of showers in the evening,
then rain likely after midnight. 
.TUESDAY...Northeast winds 20 to 25 knots. Seas 7 to 10 feet with
a dominant period 8 seconds. Showers.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 7 to
10 feet. Showers.
.WEDNESDAY...Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 6 to 9 feet.
Chance of showers. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...North winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 5 to 7 feet.
Slight chance of showers. 
.THURSDAY...North winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 5 to 7 feet. Slight
chance of showers. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...North winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet.
Slight chance of showers. 
.FRIDAY...North winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 4 to 5 feet. 

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