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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
924 PM EST Sat Jan 19 2019

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

AMZ500-200930-
Synopsis for Flagler Beach to Jupiter Inlet out to 60 nm-
924 PM EST Sat Jan 19 2019

.SYNOPSIS...A strong cold front will cross the local Atlantic 
waters overnight and early Sunday, producing strong west to 
northwest winds and hazardous boating conditions through Sunday 
night. High pressure will push quickly east into the western 
Atlantic Tuesday and winds will become onshore but remain fresh.

.GULF STREAM HAZARDS...South to southwest winds will quickly 
increase 20 to 25 knots this evening and 25 to 30 knots overnight 
into Sunday with frequent gusts to Gale Force. Seas building 5 to 
7 feet by daybreak Sunday morning.

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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AMZ550-200930-
Flagler Beach to Volusia-Brevard County Line 0-20 nm-
924 PM EST Sat Jan 19 2019

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

.OVERNIGHT...South winds 20 to 25 knots becoming southwest late 
in the night. Frequent higher gusts expected. Seas building to 3 
to 5 feet with a dominant period 5 seconds. Rough on the 
intracoastal waters. Offshore, fast-moving showers and a slight 
chance of thunderstorms after midnight.
.SUNDAY...West winds 20 to 25 knots and gusty. Seas 3 to 5 feet 
with a dominant period 5 seconds. Rough on the intracoastal 
waters. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the morning.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 20 to 25 knots diminishing to
15 to 20 knots after midnight. Seas 4 to 6 feet with a dominant
period 6 seconds. Rough on the intracoastal waters. 
.MONDAY...North winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet. 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 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet. A
moderate chop on the intracoastal waters. Slight chance of
showers. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 4 to
6 feet. Slight chance of showers. 
.WEDNESDAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet.
Slight chance of showers. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...South winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet.
Showers likely and slight chance of thunderstorms. 
.THURSDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 10 to
15 knots in the afternoon. Seas 4 to 6 feet. Showers likely and
slight chance of thunderstorms. 

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AMZ552-200930-
Volusia-Brevard County Line to Sebastian Inlet 0-20 nm-
924 PM EST Sat Jan 19 2019

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

.OVERNIGHT...South winds 20 to 25 knots becoming southwest late 
in the night. Frequent higher gusts expected. Seas building to 3 
to 5 feet with a dominant period 5 seconds. Rough on the 
intracoastal waters. Chance of offshore, fast-moving showers and a
slight chance of thunderstorms after midnight. 
.SUNDAY...West winds 20 to 25 knots and gusty. Seas 3 to 5 feet 
with a dominant period 4 seconds. Rough on the intracoastal 
waters. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the morning.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 20 to 25 knots diminishing to
15 to 20 knots after midnight. Seas 3 to 5 feet with a dominant
period 6 seconds. Rough on the intracoastal waters. 
.MONDAY...North winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet. 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 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to 20 knots
in the afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 feet. Choppy on the intracoastal
waters. Slight chance of showers. 
.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. Seas 5 to 7 feet.
Chance of showers 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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AMZ555-200930-
Sebastian Inlet to Jupiter Inlet 0-20 nm-
924 PM EST Sat Jan 19 2019

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

.OVERNIGHT...South winds 15 to 20 knots becoming southwest 20 to
25 knots towards daybreak. Frequent higher gusts expected. Seas 3
to 4 feet with a dominant period 4 seconds. Rough on the 
intracoastal waters. Chance of offshore, fast-moving showers and a 
slight chance of thunderstorms after midnight. 
.SUNDAY...West winds 20 to 25 knots and gusty. 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, then slight chance of showers in the afternoon. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 20 to 25 knots diminishing to
15 to 20 knots after midnight. Seas 4 to 6 feet with a dominant
period 5 seconds. Rough on the intracoastal waters. 
.MONDAY...North winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet. A
moderate chop on the intracoastal waters. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 5 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 15 to 20 knots. Seas 5 to
7 feet. Chance of showers. 
.WEDNESDAY...Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 5 to 7 feet.
Chance of showers. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...South winds 20 to 25 knots. Seas 5 to 7 feet.
Chance of showers. 
.THURSDAY...South winds 20 to 25 knots becoming southwest 15 to
20 knots in the afternoon. Seas 4 to 6 feet. Showers likely and
slight chance of thunderstorms. 

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AMZ570-200930-
Flagler Beach to Volusia-Brevard County Line 20-60 nm-
924 PM EST Sat Jan 19 2019

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EST SUNDAY...
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM EST SUNDAY THROUGH SUNDAY
EVENING...

.OVERNIGHT...South winds 20 to 25 knots becoming southwest 25 to
30 knots towards daybreak. Frequent gusts to gale force. Seas
building to 5 to 7 feet late in the night with a dominant period 
5 seconds. Showers likely and slight chance of thunderstorms after
midnight.
.SUNDAY...West winds 25 to 30 knots. Frequent gusts to gale force.
Seas building to 6 to 9 feet with a dominant period 6 seconds. 
Chance of showers and slight chance of thunderstorms in the 
morning. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT...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. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 10 to 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 15 to 20 knots. Seas 5 to
7 feet. Chance of showers. 
.WEDNESDAY...Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 5 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 20 to 25 knots. Seas 6 to 9 feet.
Showers likely and slight chance of thunderstorms. 

$$

AMZ572-200930-
Volusia-Brevard County Line to Sebastian Inlet 20-60 nm-
924 PM EST Sat Jan 19 2019

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EST SUNDAY...
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM EST SUNDAY THROUGH SUNDAY
EVENING...

.OVERNIGHT...South winds 20 to 25 knots becoming southwest 25 to
30 knots towards daybreak. Frequent gusts to gale force. Seas
building to 5 to 7 feet late in the night with a dominant period 
5 seconds. Chance of showers and slight chance of thunderstorms 
after midnight. 
.SUNDAY...West winds 25 to 30 knots. Frequent gusts to gale force.  
Seas building to 6 to 9 feet with a dominant period 6 seconds. 
Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the morning. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT...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. 
.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 knots. Seas 5 to 7 feet.
Chance of showers. 
.WEDNESDAY...Southeast winds 20 knots. Seas 6 to 7 feet. Chance
of showers. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...South winds 20 to 25 knots. Seas 6 to 8 feet.
Chance of showers. 
.THURSDAY...Southwest winds 20 to 25 knots. Seas 6 to 9 feet.
Showers likely and slight chance of thunderstorms. 

$$

AMZ575-200930-
Sebastian Inlet to Jupiter Inlet 20-60 nm-
924 PM EST Sat Jan 19 2019

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EST SUNDAY...
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM EST SUNDAY THROUGH SUNDAY
EVENING...

.OVERNIGHT...South winds 15 to 20 knots becoming southwest 20 to
25 knots after midnight. Frequent gusts to gale force late in the
night. Seas building to 4 to 6 feet late in the night with a 
dominant period 4 seconds. Chance of showers after midnight. 
.SUNDAY...West winds 25 to 30 knots. Frequent gusts to gale force.
Seas building to 6 to 8 feet with a dominant period 6 seconds. 
Showers likely and slight chance of thunderstorms in the morning, 
then slight chance of showers in the afternoon. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 20 to 25 knots diminishing to
15 to 20 knots after midnight. Seas 6 to 8 feet with a dominant
period 8 seconds. 
.MONDAY...North winds 15 knots. Seas 5 to 7 feet. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 4 to 5 feet.
.TUESDAY...East winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet. Slight
chance of showers. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 20 knots. Seas 6 to 7 feet.
Chance of showers. 
.WEDNESDAY...Southeast winds 20 knots. Seas 5 to 7 feet. Chance
of showers. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...South winds 20 to 25 knots. Seas 6 to 8 feet.
Chance of showers. 
.THURSDAY...South winds 20 to 25 knots becoming southwest 15 to
20 knots in the afternoon. Seas 6 to 8 feet. Showers likely and
slight chance of thunderstorms. 

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