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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Melbourne FL
601 AM EDT Mon Apr 6 2020

AMZ550-552-555-570-572-575-FLZ041-044>047-053-054-058-059-064-141-
144-147-070000-
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-
601 AM EDT Mon Apr 6 2020

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR EAST CENTRAL FLORIDA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

.HIGH WIND IMPACT...
East winds will increase 15 to 25 mph with gusts up to 30 mph
along the Indian River, Saint Lucie and Martin coasts late this
morning through the afternoon.

.RIP CURRENT IMPACT...
Incoming long period Northeast swells will produce a High Risk of
life threatening rip currents. Breezy east winds will also produce
rough surf. Always swim near a lifeguard. If no lifeguard is
present, think twice about entering the surf. Be aware that beach
closures are in effect for some communities.

.WIND AND SEA IMPACT...
A combination of long period Northeast swells and breezy east
winds 15 to 20 knots will produce combined seas of 6 to 8 feet,
prompting a Small Craft Advisory for most of the local Atlantic
waters. Even along the Volusia coast, where winds and seas will be
slightly lower, small craft should exercise caution for hazardous
conditions near inlets due to the swells.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY.
Long period Northeast swells will maintain a High Risk of rip
currents on Tuesday along with hazardous conditions near inlets
for small craft.

Breezy and gusty west winds will bring above normal temperatures
Wednesday and Thursday and result in a High fire weather danger.

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

$$

Kelly



Short Term Forecast

Short Term Forecast
National Weather Service Melbourne FL
346 PM EDT Mon Apr 6 2020

AMZ552-555-570-572-575-FLZ047-053-054-058-059-064-062345-
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-Southern Brevard-
Osceola-Indian River-Okeechobee-St. Lucie-Martin-
346 PM EDT Mon Apr 6 2020

.NOW...
Scattered showers will move gradually onshore mainly south of
Sebastian Inlet through this evening. Showers will produce
rainfall amounts to between a tenth of an inch and quarter inch
with heavier showers. Temperatures will be in 70s around 8 pm.

$$

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Rip Current Statement

Coastal Hazard Message
National Weather Service Melbourne FL
341 AM EDT Mon Apr 6 2020

FLZ047-054-059-064-141-147-070800-
/O.NEW.KMLB.RP.S.0022.200406T1200Z-200408T0000Z/
Southern Brevard-Indian River-St. Lucie-Martin-Coastal Volusia-
Northern Brevard-
341 AM EDT Mon Apr 6 2020

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK IN EFFECT FROM 8 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING...

* WHAT...Life threatening rip currents are likely.

* WHERE...Brevard, Indian River, St. Lucie, Martin and Volusia
  counties.

* WHEN...From 8 AM EDT this morning through Tuesday evening.

* IMPACTS...Entering the surf is not advised.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Be sure to check with local officials
  regarding any beach closures that might be in effect for your
  county or community.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Rip currents are powerful channels of water flowing quickly away
from shore, which occur most often at low spots or breaks in the
sandbar and in the vicinity of structures such as jetties and
piers. Heed the advice of lifeguards, beach patrol flags and
signs. If a lifeguard is not present, do not enter the water.

&&

$$

Kelly




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