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Coastal Waters Forecast (CWF)

Issued by Melbourne, FL (MLB)

                            
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FZUS52 KMLB 200850
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Coastal Waters Forecast for East Central Florida
National Weather Service Melbourne FL
350 AM EST Sun Jan 20 2019

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

AMZ500-202330-
Synopsis for Flagler Beach to Jupiter Inlet out to 60 nm-
350 AM EST Sun Jan 20 2019

.SYNOPSIS...A strong cold front will cross the local Atlantic 
waters early this morning. Strong west to northwest winds behind
the front will produce hazardous boating conditions through 
tonight. Conditions will remain poor on Monday as winds become
directly opposed to the Gulf Stream. High pressure will push 
east from the Ohio Valley Monday to the mid Atlantic coast
Tuesday. In response, winds will become onshore but will remain 
fresh to strong through midweek.

.GULF STREAM HAZARDS...Southwest to West winds 25 to 30 knots 
with frequent gusts to Gale Force. Seas building 7 to 9 feet by 
late afternoon.

The approximate location of the west wall of the Gulf Stream 
based on the Real Time Ocean Forecast System as of Friday January 
18th.

42 nautical miles east of Ponce Inlet. 
28 nautical miles east of Port Canaveral.
26 nautical miles east of Sebastian Inlet.
17 nautical miles east of Fort Pierce Inlet.
11 nautical miles east of Saint Lucie Inlet.


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AMZ550-202330-
Flagler Beach to Volusia-Brevard County Line 0-20 nm-
350 AM EST Sun Jan 20 2019

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS
EVENING...

.TODAY...West winds 20 to 25 knots becoming northwest 20 knots 
late in the afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 feet with a dominant period 5 
seconds. Rough on the intracoastal waters. Slight chance of 
showers in the morning. 
.TONIGHT...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet with
a dominant period 6 seconds. Choppy on the intracoastal waters. 
.MONDAY...North winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet with a
dominant period 6 seconds. A moderate chop on the intracoastal
waters. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet.
A light chop on the intracoastal waters. 
.TUESDAY...East winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to 20 knots
in the afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 feet. Choppy on the intracoastal
waters. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 4 to
6 feet. Slight chance of showers. 
.WEDNESDAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet.
Chance of showers. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...South winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 5 to 7 feet.
Showers likely and slight chance of thunderstorms. 
.THURSDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west 10 to
15 knots in the afternoon. Seas 4 to 6 feet. Showers likely and
slight chance of thunderstorms. 

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AMZ552-202330-
Volusia-Brevard County Line to Sebastian Inlet 0-20 nm-
350 AM EST Sun Jan 20 2019

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS
EVENING...

.TODAY...West winds 20 to 25 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet with a
dominant period 5 seconds. Rough on the intracoastal waters.
Chance of showers in the morning. 
.TONIGHT...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet with
a dominant period 5 seconds. Choppy on the intracoastal waters. 
.MONDAY...North winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet with a
dominant period 5 seconds. A moderate chop on the intracoastal
waters. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots becoming east
after midnight. Seas 3 to 4 feet. A light chop on the
intracoastal waters. 
.TUESDAY...East winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet. Choppy on
the intracoastal waters. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 5 to
7 feet. Slight chance of showers. 
.WEDNESDAY...Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 5 to 7 feet.
Chance of showers. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...South winds 15 to 20 knots increasing to 20 to
25 knots after midnight. Seas 6 to 8 feet. Showers likely and
slight chance of thunderstorms. 
.THURSDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet.
Showers likely and slight chance of thunderstorms. 

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AMZ555-202330-
Sebastian Inlet to Jupiter Inlet 0-20 nm-
350 AM EST Sun Jan 20 2019

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS
EVENING...

.TODAY...West winds 20 to 25 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet with a
dominant period 4 seconds. Rough on the intracoastal waters.
Showers likely and slight chance of thunderstorms in the morning.
.TONIGHT...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 5 to 7 feet with
a dominant period 5 seconds. Choppy on the intracoastal waters. 
.MONDAY...North winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet with a
dominant period 8 seconds. A moderate chop on the intracoastal
waters. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet.
A light chop on the intracoastal waters. 
.TUESDAY...East winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet. Choppy on
the intracoastal waters. Slight chance of showers. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 20 to 25 knots. Seas 5 to
7 feet. Slight chance of showers. 
.WEDNESDAY...Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 6 to 7 feet.
Chance of showers. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...South winds 20 to 25 knots. Seas 6 to 8 feet.
Showers likely and slight chance of thunderstorms. 
.THURSDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 5 to 7 feet.
Showers likely and slight chance of thunderstorms. 

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AMZ570-202330-
Flagler Beach to Volusia-Brevard County Line 20-60 nm-
350 AM EST Sun Jan 20 2019

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...West winds 25 to 30 knots becoming northwest 20 to
25 knots late in the afternoon. Frequent gusts to Gale Force. Seas
6 to 9 feet with a dominant period 6 seconds. Chance of showers 
in the morning. 
.TONIGHT...Northwest winds 20 to 25 knots diminishing to 15 to
20 knots after midnight. Seas 6 to 9 feet with a dominant period
6 seconds. 
.MONDAY...North winds 15 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet with a dominant
period 6 seconds. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 15 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet. 
.TUESDAY...East winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 4 to 5 feet. Slight
chance of showers. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 20 to 25 knots. Seas 5 to
7 feet. Slight chance of showers. 
.WEDNESDAY...Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 6 to 7 feet.
Chance of showers. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...South winds 20 to 25 knots. Seas 6 to 9 feet.
Showers likely and slight chance of thunderstorms. 
.THURSDAY...Southwest winds 20 to 25 knots. Seas 6 to 9 feet.
Showers likely and slight chance of thunderstorms. 

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AMZ572-202330-
Volusia-Brevard County Line to Sebastian Inlet 20-60 nm-
350 AM EST Sun Jan 20 2019

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...West winds 25 to 30 knots becoming northwest 20 to
25 knots late in the afternoon. Frequent gusts to Gale Force. Seas 
6 to 9 feet with a dominant period 6 seconds. Chance of showers in
the morning. 
.TONIGHT...Northwest winds 20 to 25 knots diminishing to 15 to
20 knots after midnight. Seas 6 to 9 feet with a dominant period
8 seconds. 
.MONDAY...North winds 15 knots. Seas 5 to 7 feet with a dominant
period 7 seconds. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 15 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet. 
.TUESDAY...East winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet. Slight
chance of showers. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 20 to 25 knots. Seas 6 to
7 feet. Slight chance of showers. 
.WEDNESDAY...Southeast winds 20 to 25 knots. Seas 7 to 8 feet.
Chance of showers. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...South winds 20 to 25 knots. Seas 7 to 9 feet.
Showers likely and slight chance of thunderstorms. 
.THURSDAY...Southwest winds 20 to 25 knots. Seas 7 to 10 feet.
Showers likely and slight chance of thunderstorms. 

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AMZ575-202330-
Sebastian Inlet to Jupiter Inlet 20-60 nm-
350 AM EST Sun Jan 20 2019

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...West winds near 25 knots with frequent gusts to Gale 
Force. Seas 6 to 8 feet with a dominant period 6 seconds. Showers 
likely and slight chance of thunderstorms in the morning. 
.TONIGHT...Northwest winds 20 to 25 knots becoming north 15 to
20 knots after midnight. Seas 6 to 9 feet with a dominant period
8 seconds. 
.MONDAY...North winds 15 knots. Seas 5 to 7 feet with a dominant
period 8 seconds. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet.
.TUESDAY...East winds 20 knots. Seas 5 to 6 feet. Slight chance
of showers. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 20 to 25 knots. Seas 6 to
7 feet. Slight chance of showers. 
.WEDNESDAY...Southeast winds 20 knots. Seas 6 to 8 feet. Chance
of showers. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...South winds 20 to 25 knots. Seas 6 to 9 feet.
Showers likely and slight chance of thunderstorms. 
.THURSDAY...Southwest winds 20 to 25 knots. Seas 6 to 9 feet.
Showers likely and slight chance of thunderstorms. 

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