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EAST CENTRAL FLORIDA FORECAST DISCUSSION
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MELBOURNE FL
918 AM EST SAT JAN 31 2015

.DISCUSSION...
LTST SOUNDING FM XMR CONFIRMS PRESENCE OF A STABLE ENVIRONMENT WITH
A SUBSIDENCE INVERSION BLO 5K FT AND SCT MARINE SOURCE SC MOVING
TOWARD THE COAST AT TO BELOW THE INVERSION LAYER. A MIX OF HIGH
CLOUDS AND ONSHORE MOVING MARINE STRATOCU WILL VARY SKY COVER TODAY
FROM PARTLY TO MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS WILL BE A FEW DEGREES BELOW
NORMAL RANGING FROM THE MID 60S ALONG THE VOLUSIA COUNTY COAST TO
UPPER 60S TO AROUND 70 DEGREES FARTHER SOUTH AND ACROSS THE
INTERIOR.

&&

.AVIATION...VFR CONDS EXPECTED. WINDS WILL BECOME E/NE INTO THE LATE
MORNING AND AFTERNOON INCREASING UP TO 10-15 KTS AND GUSTY AT TIMES
ALONG THE COAST. ONSHORE MOVING MARINE STRATOCU WILL PRODUCE SCT-BKN
SKY COVER AROUND 4K FT.

&&

.MARINE...
TODAY/TONIGHT...HAZARDOUS BOATING CONDITIONS WILL PERSIST TODAY WITH
NE WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS CONTINUING TO PRODUCE SEAS UP TO 7 FEET IN
THE GULF STREAM THROUGH THIS MORNING. AS WINDS VEER MORE EASTERLY
INTO THE AFTERNOON SPEEDS DECREASE TO 10-15 KNOTS WITH SEAS UP TO 6
FEET OFFSHORE INTO TONIGHT. WL PLAN TO REMOVE THE ADVISORY WITH THE
10 AM UPDATE.

&&

.MLB WATCHES/WARNINGS/ADVISORIES...
FL...NONE.
AM...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY UNTIL 10 AM EST THIS MORNING FOR COASTAL
     WATERS FROM SEBASTIAN INLET TO JUPITER INLET OUT 20 NM-
     WATERS FROM FLAGLER BEACH TO VOLUSIA BREVARD COUNTY LINE 20
     TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-WATERS FROM SEBASTIAN INLET TO JUPITER
     INLET 20 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-WATERS FROM VOLUSIA BREVARD
     COUNTY LINE TO SEBASTIAN INLET 20 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE.

&&

$$

JP/TES




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