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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
426 AM EDT Wed Mar 20 2019

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

AMZ500-202130-
Synopsis for Flagler Beach to Jupiter Inlet out to 60 nm-
426 AM EDT Wed Mar 20 2019

.SYNOPSIS...A low pressure wave near the Bahamas this morning will
move northeast over the Atlantic today and tonight. As this occurs
a fresh east northeast to northeast breeze this morning will back
more to northerly and become moderate from this afternoon through
Thursday. While winds will slowly diminish through late week, 
boating conditions will remain poor to hazardous through Thursday 
as large northeast swells impact the local waters.

.GULF STREAM HAZARDS...Northeast winds around 20 knots with 8 to 
10 foot seas north of Sebastian Inlet, 15 to 20 knots and 7 to 8 
feet south of Sebastian Inlet. Winds will diminish beginning this 
afternoon, however large swells will continue into tonight.

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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AMZ550-202130-
Flagler Beach to Volusia-Brevard County Line 0-20 nm-
426 AM EDT Wed Mar 20 2019

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM
EDT THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...North winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 6 to 9 feet with a
dominant period 7 seconds. Choppy on the intracoastal waters.
Chance of showers in the morning, then slight chance of showers
in the afternoon. 
.TONIGHT...North winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 5 to 7 feet with a
dominant period 10 seconds. A light chop on the intracoastal
waters. 
.THURSDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet with
a dominant period 10 seconds. A light chop on the intracoastal
waters. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...West winds 15 to 20 knots becoming northwest
after midnight. Seas 4 to 6 feet. Choppy on the intracoastal
waters. 
.FRIDAY...Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming north 5 to
10 knots in the afternoon. Seas 4 to 6 feet. A moderate chop on
the intracoastal waters. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT...West winds 10 to 15 knots becoming northwest
after midnight. Seas 3 to 4 feet. 
.SATURDAY...North winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. 
.SUNDAY...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 feet. 

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AMZ552-202130-
Volusia-Brevard County Line to Sebastian Inlet 0-20 nm-
426 AM EDT Wed Mar 20 2019

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM
EDT THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 6 to 8 feet with a
dominant period 9 seconds. Choppy on the intracoastal waters.
Chance of showers. 
.TONIGHT...North winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 5 to 7 feet with a
dominant period 10 seconds. A light chop on the intracoastal
waters. Chance of showers in the evening, then slight chance of
showers after midnight. 
.THURSDAY...North winds 10 to 15 knots becoming northwest 5 to
10 knots in the afternoon. Seas 4 to 6 feet with a dominant
period 10 seconds. A moderate chop on the intracoastal waters. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 4 to
6 feet. Choppy on the intracoastal waters. 
.FRIDAY...Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming northeast 5 to
10 knots in the afternoon. Seas 4 to 6 feet. A moderate chop on
the intracoastal waters. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT...West winds 5 to 10 knots becoming northwest 10 to
15 knots after midnight. Seas 3 to 5 feet. 
.SATURDAY...North winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. 
.SUNDAY...East winds 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. 

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AMZ555-202130-
Sebastian Inlet to Jupiter Inlet 0-20 nm-
426 AM EDT Wed Mar 20 2019

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM
EDT THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 6 to 8 feet with a
dominant period 9 seconds. Choppy on the intracoastal waters.
Chance of showers. 
.TONIGHT...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 5 to 7 feet with
a dominant period 10 seconds. A light chop on the intracoastal
waters. Chance of showers in the evening, then slight chance of
showers after midnight. 
.THURSDAY...North winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 5 to 6 feet with a
dominant period 10 seconds. A moderate chop on the intracoastal
waters. Slight chance of showers. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 5 to
6 feet. Choppy on the intracoastal waters. 
.FRIDAY...Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming north 5 to
10 knots in the afternoon. Seas 4 to 6 feet. A moderate chop on
the intracoastal waters. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming northwest
after midnight. Seas 3 to 5 feet. 
.SATURDAY...North winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. 
.SUNDAY...East winds 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. 

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AMZ570-202130-
Flagler Beach to Volusia-Brevard County Line 20-60 nm-
426 AM EDT Wed Mar 20 2019

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM
EDT THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING...

.TODAY...Northeast winds 20 knots becoming 15 to 20 knots in the
afternoon. Seas 7 to 9 feet with a dominant period 9 seconds. 
Chance of showers. 
.TONIGHT...North winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 10 to
15 knots after midnight. Seas 6 to 7 feet with a dominant period
10 seconds. Slight chance of showers. 
.THURSDAY...Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 5 to 7 feet with
a dominant period 10 seconds. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...West winds 15 to 20 knots becoming northwest
after midnight. Seas 5 to 7 feet. 
.FRIDAY...Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 5 to 7 feet. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming northwest
after midnight. Seas 3 to 5 feet. 
.SATURDAY...North winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 3 feet. 
.SUNDAY...Southeast winds 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. 

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AMZ572-202130-
Volusia-Brevard County Line to Sebastian Inlet 20-60 nm-
426 AM EDT Wed Mar 20 2019

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM
EDT THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING...

.TODAY...Northeast winds 20 knots becoming 15 to 20 knots in the
afternoon. Seas 6 to 9 feet with a dominant period 8 seconds.
Chance of showers. 
.TONIGHT...Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots becoming north 10 to
15 knots after midnight. Seas 6 to 7 feet with a dominant period
10 seconds. Chance of showers. 
.THURSDAY...Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 6 to 7 feet with
a dominant period 10 seconds. Slight chance of showers. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 6 to
7 feet. 
.FRIDAY...Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 5 to 7 feet. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming northwest
after midnight. Seas 4 to 5 feet. 
.SATURDAY...North winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 3 feet. 
.SUNDAY...East winds 10 knots. Seas 3 feet. 

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AMZ575-202130-
Sebastian Inlet to Jupiter Inlet 20-60 nm-
426 AM EDT Wed Mar 20 2019

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM
EDT THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING...

.TODAY...Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 6 to 8 feet with a
dominant period 8 seconds. Chance of showers. 
.TONIGHT...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 6 to 7 feet with
a dominant period 10 seconds. Chance of showers. 
.THURSDAY...North winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 6 to 7 feet with a
dominant period 10 seconds. Chance of showers. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 5 to
7 feet. 
.FRIDAY...Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming north 5 to
10 knots in the afternoon. Seas 5 to 7 feet. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming northwest
after midnight. Seas 4 to 6 feet. 
.SATURDAY...North winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. 
.SUNDAY...East winds 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. 

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