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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Melbourne FL
503 AM EST Sat Mar 6 2021

AMZ550-552-555-570-572-575-FLZ041-044>047-053-054-058-059-064-141-
144-147-062300-
Flagler Beach to Volusia-Brevard County Line 0-20 nm-Volusia-
Brevard County Line to Sebastian Inlet 0-20 nm-
Sebastian Inlet to Jupiter Inlet 0-20 nm-Flagler Beach to Volusia-
Brevard County Line 20-60 nm-Volusia-
Brevard County Line to Sebastian Inlet 20-60 nm-
Sebastian Inlet to Jupiter Inlet 20-60 nm-Inland Volusia-
Northern Lake-Orange-Seminole-Southern Brevard-Osceola-
Indian River-Okeechobee-St. Lucie-Martin-Coastal Volusia-
Southern Lake-Northern Brevard-
503 AM EST Sat Mar 6 2021

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR EAST CENTRAL FLORIDA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

.THUNDERSTORM IMPACT...

Isolated thunderstorms are possible this afternoon around Lake
Okeechobee and the Treasure Coast. Some may contain torrential
downpours and brief gusty winds.

.RIP CURRENT IMPACT...

Rough surf along with a moderate risk of life-threatening rip
currents will continue at Atlantic beaches today.

.WIND AND SEA IMPACT...

Boating conditions will deteriorate throughout the day over the
local Atlantic waters. Seas will build ahead of an approaching low
pressure system with hazardous boating conditions for small craft
expected. Winds from the north-northeast at 20 to 25 knots with
frequent higher gusts are forecast with seas building up to 7 to
10 feet over the Gulf Stream by tonight.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY.

A moderate risk of life-threatening rip currents at local beaches
will continue through the weekend. Rough surf is also expected.

Boating conditions will continue to be poor as a surface boundary
slowly pushes through the area. Winds from the north-northeast at
20-25kts, gusting up to 30kts are expected with seas reaching up
to 10ft over the Gulf Stream.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...
Spotter activation will not be needed today and tonight.

$$

Fehling



Short Term Forecast

Short Term Forecast
National Weather Service Melbourne FL
523 AM EST Sat Mar 6 2021

AMZ550-552-555-570-572-575-FLZ041-044>047-053-054-058-059-064-141-
144-147-061600-
Flagler Beach to Volusia-Brevard County Line 0-20 nm-Volusia-
Brevard County Line to Sebastian Inlet 0-20 nm-
Sebastian Inlet to Jupiter Inlet 0-20 nm-Flagler Beach to Volusia-
Brevard County Line 20-60 nm-Volusia-
Brevard County Line to Sebastian Inlet 20-60 nm-
Sebastian Inlet to Jupiter Inlet 20-60 nm-Inland Volusia-
Northern Lake-Orange-Seminole-Southern Brevard-Osceola-
Indian River-Okeechobee-St. Lucie-Martin-Coastal Volusia-
Southern Lake-Northern Brevard-
523 AM EST Sat Mar 6 2021

.NOW...

...A Cloudy and Wet Day Ahead...

A weak disturbance over the Gulf of Mexico will approach south
Florida today. Ahead of it, clouds and light rainfall will become
widespread across all of east central Florida, with rain chances of
80 to 90 percent.

Coverage of rain will increase this morning across Lake, Volusia,
Seminole and Orange Counties through early morning, with higher rain
chances spreading farther south from during the afternoon. Average
rainfall amounts will be between one quarter and one half inch, with
some areas picking up over an inch of rain in heavier showers. There
may be a couple of flashes of lightning around Lake Okeechobee and
across the Treasure Coast and adjacent Atlantic.

Clouds and rainfall will hold temperatures down in the mid to
upper 60s north of Interstate 4 today, with lower to mid 70s from
metro Orlando and Titusville south across the Space and Treasure
Coasts.

$$




Beach Hazards Statement

Coastal Hazard Message
National Weather Service Melbourne FL
340 AM EST Sat Mar 6 2021

FLZ047-054-059-064-141-147-070900-
/O.NEW.KMLB.BH.S.0010.210306T0840Z-210308T0000Z/
Southern Brevard-Indian River-St. Lucie-Martin-Coastal Volusia-
Northern Brevard-
340 AM EST Sat Mar 6 2021

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING...

* WHAT...Increasing northeast winds will cause dangerous
  conditions to develop in the surf zone, with breaking waves
  building to between 5 and 7 feet. There will also be a moderate
  threat for rip currents today through Sunday.

* WHERE...Volusia, Brevard, Indian River, Saint Lucie and Martin
  Counties.

* WHEN...The threat will increase today and continue through
  Sunday evening.

* IMPACTS...Large breaking waves can knock you off your feet and
  make you even more susceptible to becoming caught in the seaward
  pull of a rip current.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...
Entering the surf is not recommended this weekend, due to the
increasingly dangerous surf and rip current conditions.

&&

$$




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