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Coastal Waters Forecast (CWF)

Issued by Melbourne, FL (MLB)

                            
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FZUS52 KMLB 171951
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Coastal Waters Forecast for East Central Florida
National Weather Service Melbourne FL
351 PM EDT Sun Mar 17 2019

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

AMZ500-180930-
Synopsis for Flagler Beach to Jupiter Inlet out to 60 nm-
351 PM EDT Sun Mar 17 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 train 
impacts the east Florida coast. 

.GULF STREAM HAZARDS...North-northeast winds increasing to around
20 knots. Seas building to 5 to 7 feet by daybreak north of Fort
Pierce Inlet.

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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AMZ550-180930-
Flagler Beach to Volusia-Brevard County Line 0-20 nm-
351 PM EDT Sun Mar 17 2019

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION...

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH 
WEDNESDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...North winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet with a
dominant period 6 seconds. Choppy on the intracoastal waters.
Chance of rain. 
.MONDAY...North winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 5 to 7 feet with a
dominant period 6 seconds. Choppy on the intracoastal waters.
Slight chance of rain. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds near 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 
showers after midnight. 
.TUESDAY...Northeast winds 20 to 25 knots. Seas 6 to 9 feet.
Rough on the intracoastal waters. Chance of showers. 
.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...Northeast 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.
Chance of showers. 
.THURSDAY...North winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet. Slight
chance of showers. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...North winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet. 
.FRIDAY...North winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet. 

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AMZ552-180930-
Volusia-Brevard County Line to Sebastian Inlet 0-20 nm-
351 PM EDT Sun Mar 17 2019

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION...

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH
WEDNESDAY MORNING...

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

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AMZ555-180930-
Sebastian Inlet to Jupiter Inlet 0-20 nm-
351 PM EDT Sun Mar 17 2019

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION...

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

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

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AMZ570-180930-
Flagler Beach to Volusia-Brevard County Line 20-60 nm-
351 PM EDT Sun Mar 17 2019

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION...

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH
WEDNESDAY MORNING...

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

$$

AMZ572-180930-
Volusia-Brevard County Line to Sebastian Inlet 20-60 nm-
351 PM EDT Sun Mar 17 2019

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION...

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH
WEDNESDAY MORNING...

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

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AMZ575-180930-
Sebastian Inlet to Jupiter Inlet 20-60 nm-
351 PM EDT Sun Mar 17 2019

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION...

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

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

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