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Coastal Waters Forecast (CWF)

Issued by Melbourne, FL (MLB)

                            
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FZUS52 KMLB 202025
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Coastal Waters Forecast for East Central Florida
National Weather Service Melbourne FL
325 PM EST Tue Feb 20 2018

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

AMZ500-211000-
Synopsis for Flagler Beach to Jupiter Inlet out to 60 nm-
325 PM EST Tue Feb 20 2018

.SYNOPSIS...A strong high pressure ridge centered off the mid 
Atlantic coast will generate a moderate to fresh east to 
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 and dominant periods less than 7 seconds.

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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AMZ550-211000-
Flagler Beach to Volusia-Brevard County Line 0-20 nm-
325 PM EST Tue Feb 20 2018

.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet with
a dominant period 6 seconds. A light chop on the intracoastal
waters. 
.WEDNESDAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet
with a dominant period 7 seconds. A moderate chop on the
intracoastal waters. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...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. A light
chop on the intracoastal waters. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet.
Mostly smooth on the intracoastal waters. Slight chance of
showers. 
.FRIDAY...East 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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AMZ552-211000-
Volusia-Brevard County Line to Sebastian Inlet 0-20 nm-
325 PM EST Tue Feb 20 2018

.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet with
a dominant period 6 seconds. A light chop on the intracoastal
waters. 
.WEDNESDAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet
with a dominant period 7 seconds. A moderate chop on the
intracoastal waters. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet
with a dominant period 7 seconds. A light chop on the
intracoastal waters. 
.THURSDAY...East winds 10 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet. A light chop
on the intracoastal waters. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...East 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. 
.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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AMZ555-211000-
Sebastian Inlet to Jupiter Inlet 0-20 nm-
325 PM EST Tue Feb 20 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...East winds 20 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet with a dominant 
period 6 seconds. Choppy on the intracoastal waters. Slight chance
of showers. 
.WEDNESDAY...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 4 to 5 feet with a
dominant period 6 seconds. A moderate chop on the intracoastal
waters. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...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. A
moderate chop on the intracoastal waters. Slight chance of
showers. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...East winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet.
Choppy on the intracoastal waters. Slight chance of showers. 
.FRIDAY...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet. A moderate
chop on the intracoastal waters. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 4 to 5 feet.
.SATURDAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 4 to 5 feet. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 10 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet.
Slight chance of showers. 
.SUNDAY...Southeast winds 10 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet. Slight
chance of showers. 

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AMZ570-211000-
Flagler Beach to Volusia-Brevard County Line 20-60 nm-
325 PM EST Tue Feb 20 2018

.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 20 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet with a 
dominant period 7 seconds. 
.WEDNESDAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 4 to 5 feet
with a dominant period 8 seconds. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet
with a dominant period 8 seconds. 
.THURSDAY...East winds 10 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 5 to 6 feet.
Slight chance of showers. 
.FRIDAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 5 to 6 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 4 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. 

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AMZ572-211000-
Volusia-Brevard County Line to Sebastian Inlet 20-60 nm-
325 PM EST Tue Feb 20 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 20 knots. Seas 5 to 6 feet with a 
dominant period 7 seconds. 
.WEDNESDAY...East winds 15 knots. Seas 5 feet with a dominant
period 7 seconds. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 5 to
6 feet with a dominant period 8 seconds. 
.THURSDAY...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 5 to 6 feet. Slight
chance of showers. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 5 to 6 feet.
Slight chance of showers. 
.FRIDAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 5 to 6 feet. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 5 to 6 feet.
.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. 

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AMZ575-211000-
Sebastian Inlet to Jupiter Inlet 20-60 nm-
325 PM EST Tue Feb 20 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...East winds 20 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet with a dominant 
period 6 seconds. Slight chance of showers. 
.WEDNESDAY...East winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 4 to 5 feet with a
dominant period 6 seconds. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...East winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet
with a dominant period 6 seconds. 
.THURSDAY...East winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to
20 knots in the afternoon. Seas 4 to 6 feet. Slight chance of
showers. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...East winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 5 to 6 feet.
Slight chance of showers. 
.FRIDAY...East winds 15 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 15 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet. 
.SATURDAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to
5 feet. Slight chance of showers. 
.SUNDAY...Southeast winds 10 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet. Slight
chance of showers. 

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