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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Melbourne FL
443 AM EDT Tue May 18 2021

AMZ550-552-555-570-572-575-FLZ041-044>047-053-054-058-059-064-141-
144-147-181600-
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-
443 AM EDT Tue May 18 2021

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR EAST CENTRAL FLORIDA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

.WIND AND SEA IMPACT...
A strong high pressure ridge centered well northeast of Florida
will cause easterly winds to increase to 20 knots beginning this
afternoon, with seas building to between 6 and 7 feet from Cape
Canaveral southward and then well offshore Volusia County tonight.

A Small Craft Advisory will go into effect for the Atlantic waters
from Brevard County southward late this afternoon, and for the
waters beyond 20 nautical miles offshore Volusia County tonight.

.COASTAL FLOOD IMPACT...
Strengthening onshore winds will produce rough, choppy surf, with
breaking waves building to around 5ft in the surf zone this
afternoon.

.RIP CURRENT IMPACT...
In addition to the deteriorating surf conditions, a High risk for
numerous strong, and dangerous rip currents will continue through
tonight. Because of the hazardous seas and surf, entering the
ocean is strongly discouraged.

.HIGH WIND IMPACT...
East winds of 15 to 20 mph will gust to around 30 mph from late
morning through sunset, especially near the coast, This will
produce hazardous conditions on areas lakes as well as the
Intracoastal Waterway.

.FIRE WEATHER IMPACT...
East winds of 15 to 20 mph gusting up to 30 mph, coupled with
dry vegetation will maintain a High fire weather danger across
east central Florida today. Outdoor burning is highly discouraged
due to the potential for rapid growth and spread. Always remember
to dispose of cigarettes in their proper receptacles.


.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY.
Gusty onshore winds, high seas, large breaking waves, and a High
risk of dangerous rip currents will continue through the end of
this week. Swimming and small craft operation remain hazardous
until winds and seas subside, and current indications are this may
not occur until Sunday.


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

$$

Cristaldi



Rip Current Statement

Coastal Hazard Message
National Weather Service Melbourne FL
323 AM EDT Tue May 18 2021

FLZ047-054-059-064-141-147-190800-
/O.NEW.KMLB.BH.S.0019.210518T0723Z-210520T0800Z/
/O.EXT.KMLB.RP.S.0018.000000T0000Z-210520T0800Z/
Southern Brevard-Indian River-St. Lucie-Martin-Coastal Volusia-
Northern Brevard-
323 AM EDT Tue May 18 2021

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE WEDNESDAY
NIGHT...

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK iN EFFECT THROUGH LATE WEDNESDAY
NIGHT...

* WHAT...For the Beach Hazards Statement, swells building into the
  surf zone, produce large breaking waves up to 6 feet. For the
  High Rip Current Risk, numerous strong and dangerous rip
  currents.

* WHERE...Southern Brevard, Indian River, St. Lucie, Martin,
  Coastal Volusia and Northern Brevard Counties.

* WHEN...Through late Wednesday night.

* IMPACTS...Rip currents can sweep even the best swimmers away
  from shore into deeper water.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...While strong rip currents will always be
  present, during the next two days, the threat will be highest
  through late morning, and again in the late afternoon.


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. Entering the water is not recommended due to the hazardous
surf and rip current conditions.


&&

$$



Beach Hazards Statement

Coastal Hazard Message
National Weather Service Melbourne FL
323 AM EDT Tue May 18 2021

FLZ047-054-059-064-141-147-190800-
/O.NEW.KMLB.BH.S.0019.210518T0723Z-210520T0800Z/
/O.EXT.KMLB.RP.S.0018.000000T0000Z-210520T0800Z/
Southern Brevard-Indian River-St. Lucie-Martin-Coastal Volusia-
Northern Brevard-
323 AM EDT Tue May 18 2021

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE WEDNESDAY
NIGHT...

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK iN EFFECT THROUGH LATE WEDNESDAY
NIGHT...

* WHAT...For the Beach Hazards Statement, swells building into the
  surf zone, produce large breaking waves up to 6 feet. For the
  High Rip Current Risk, numerous strong and dangerous rip
  currents.

* WHERE...Southern Brevard, Indian River, St. Lucie, Martin,
  Coastal Volusia and Northern Brevard Counties.

* WHEN...Through late Wednesday night.

* IMPACTS...Rip currents can sweep even the best swimmers away
  from shore into deeper water.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...While strong rip currents will always be
  present, during the next two days, the threat will be highest
  through late morning, and again in the late afternoon.


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. Entering the water is not recommended due to the hazardous
surf and rip current conditions.


&&

$$



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