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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Melbourne FL
618 AM EST Fri Jan 27 2023

AMZ550-552-555-570-572-575-FLZ041-044>046-053-058-141-144-154-159-
164-247-254-259-264-347-447-547-647-747-272100-
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-Osceola-Okeechobee-Coastal Volusia-
Southern Lake-Coastal Indian River-Coastal Saint Lucie-
Coastal Martin-Inland Northern Brevard-Inland Indian River-
Inland Saint Lucie-Inland Martin-Mainland Northern Brevard-
Northern Brevard Barrier Islands-Inland Southern Brevard-
Mainland Southern Brevard-Southern Brevard Barrier Islands-
618 AM EST Fri Jan 27 2023

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR EAST CENTRAL FLORIDA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

.RIP CURRENT IMPACT...
North winds around 15 knots will produce a southward flowing
longshore current in the surf zone. Longshore currents at the
beaches can knock swimmers off their feet or into deeper water,
making them more susceptible to dangerous rip currents. The
longshore current will also increase the risk of rip currents near
piers and jetties.

.WIND AND SEA IMPACT...
North winds around 15 knots and gusty will produce seas up to 6
feet in the Gulf Stream and choppy 3 to 5 foot seas elsewhere.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY.
A Moderate risk of rip currents is expected this weekend and
early next week.

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

$$

Kelly



Beach Hazards Statement

Coastal Hazard Message
National Weather Service Melbourne FL
337 AM EST Fri Jan 27 2023

FLZ141-154-159-164-347-447-647-747-280000-
/O.NEW.KMLB.BH.S.0003.230127T1200Z-230128T0000Z/
Coastal Volusia-Coastal Indian River-Coastal Saint Lucie-
Coastal Martin-Mainland Northern Brevard-
Northern Brevard Barrier Islands-Mainland Southern Brevard-
Southern Brevard Barrier Islands-
337 AM EST Fri Jan 27 2023

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM EST THIS MORNING
THROUGH THIS EVENING...

* WHAT...North winds around 15 knots will produce a southward
  flowing longshore current in the surf zone.

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

* WHEN...Through this evening.

* IMPACTS...Longshore currents at the beaches can knock swimmers
  off their feet or into deeper water, making them more
  susceptible to dangerous rip currents. The longshore current
  will also increase the risk of rip currents near piers and
  jetties.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Swim near a lifeguard. If caught in a rip current, relax and
float. Don`t swim against the current. If able, swim in a
direction following the shoreline. If unable to escape, face the
shore and call or wave for help.

&&

$$

Kelly



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