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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR EAST CENTRAL FLORIDA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MELBOURNE FL
411 PM EDT MON MAY 2 2016

ATLC COASTAL WATERS FROM FLAGLER BEACH TO JUPITER INLET OUT 60 NM

AMZ500-030945-
SYNOPSIS FOR FLAGLER BEACH TO JUPITER INLET OUT 60 NM-
411 PM EDT MON MAY 2 2016

.SYNOPSIS...HIGH PRESSURE CENTERED OVER CENTRAL FLORIDA WILL DRIFT
INTO THE FLORIDA STRAITS BY DAYBREAK TUESDAY AS A NEW FRONTAL
BOUNDARY PUSHES THROUGH THE DEEP SOUTH. AHEAD OF THE FRONT...WINDS
WILL VEER TO A GENTLE TO MODERATE SOUTH-SOUTHWEST BREEZE WHILE
INCREASING MOISTURE MAINTAINS A CHANCE FOR OFFSHORE MOVING
THUNDERSTORMS. THE UNUSUALLY STRONG LATE SPRING COLD FRONT WILL
APPROACH THE REGION LATE TUESDAY WITH SCATTERED TO NUMEROUS SHOWERS
AND STORMS FORECAST OVER THE WATERS INTO WEDNESDAY. THE PASSAGE OF
THE FRONT ON WEDNESDAY WILL BRING HIGHER WINDS AND SEAS TO THE
WATERS THROUGH MID WEEK.

.GULF STREAM HAZARDS...WINDS AND SEAS SLIGHTLY HIGHER IN THE GULF
STREAM FROM LATE WEDNESDAY THROUGH THE REST OF THE WEEK DUE TO
POST-FRONTAL NORTHERLY WINDS.

THE APPROXIMATE LOCATION OF THE WEST WALL OF THE GULF STREAM BASED
ON THE REAL TIME OCEAN FORECAST SYSTEM FROM FRIDAY APRIL 29TH.

42 NAUTICAL MILES EAST OF PONCE INLET.
30 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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AMZ550-030945-
FLAGLER BEACH TO VOLUSIA-BREVARD COUNTY LINE 0-20 NM-
411 PM EDT MON MAY 2 2016

.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE INTRACOASTAL
WATERS. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE INTRACOASTAL
WATERS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
MORNING...THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS INCREASING TO
10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET WITH A DOMINANT
PERIOD 9 SECONDS. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE INTRACOASTAL WATERS. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET. CHOPPY ON THE
INTRACOASTAL WATERS. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY IN THE
MORNING...THEN CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO
15 TO 20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET. CHOPPY ON THE
INTRACOASTAL WATERS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
IN THE EVENING.
.THURSDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET. A
MODERATE CHOP ON THE INTRACOASTAL WATERS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO
10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 5 TO
10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.

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AMZ552-030945-
VOLUSIA-BREVARD COUNTY LINE TO SEBASTIAN INLET 0-20 NM-
411 PM EDT MON MAY 2 2016

.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE INTRACOASTAL
WATERS. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE INTRACOASTAL
WATERS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
MORNING...THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST
10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET WITH A DOMINANT
PERIOD 9 SECONDS. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE INTRACOASTAL WATERS. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET. CHOPPY ON THE
INTRACOASTAL WATERS. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO
4 FEET. CHOPPY ON THE INTRACOASTAL WATERS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
.THURSDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET. CHOPPY ON THE
INTRACOASTAL WATERS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO
4 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.

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AMZ555-030945-
SEBASTIAN INLET TO JUPITER INLET 0-20 NM-
411 PM EDT MON MAY 2 2016

.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE INTRACOASTAL
WATERS. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE INTRACOASTAL
WATERS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
MORNING...THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST
5 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET WITH A DOMINANT
PERIOD 9 SECONDS. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE INTRACOASTAL WATERS. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET. A
MODERATE CHOP ON THE INTRACOASTAL WATERS. SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO
4 FEET. CHOPPY ON THE INTRACOASTAL WATERS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
.THURSDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET. A
MODERATE CHOP ON THE INTRACOASTAL WATERS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO
4 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.

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AMZ570-030945-
FLAGLER BEACH TO VOLUSIA-BREVARD COUNTY LINE 20-60 NM-
411 PM EDT MON MAY 2 2016

.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 5 FEET WITH A DOMINANT
PERIOD 8 SECONDS. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
EVENING...THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD
9 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 5 FEET.
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO
6 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
.THURSDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO
6 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 5 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 4 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.

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AMZ572-030945-
VOLUSIA-BREVARD COUNTY LINE TO SEBASTIAN INLET 20-60 NM-
411 PM EDT MON MAY 2 2016

.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 5 FEET WITH A DOMINANT
PERIOD 7 SECONDS. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 5 FEET WITH A DOMINANT
PERIOD 6 SECONDS. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD
9 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO
6 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
.THURSDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO
6 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 5 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.

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AMZ575-030945-
SEBASTIAN INLET TO JUPITER INLET 20-60 NM-
411 PM EDT MON MAY 2 2016

.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET
WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET. SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO
6 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
.THURSDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING
NORTHWEST AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 5 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.

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