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Flagler Beach to Volusia-Brevard County Line 20 - 60 NM Marine Forecast


TONIGHT

S
WINDS
15
KNOTS

SUNDAY

S
WINDS
10 - 15
KNOTS

SUNDAY NIGHT

S
WINDS
15
KNOTS

MONDAY

W
WINDS
5 - 10
KNOTS

The Marine Weather Forecast In Detail:
AMZ570 Forecast Issued: 940 PM EDT Sat Mar 28 2020

Tonight...South Winds 15 Knots Diminishing To 10 To 15 Knots After Midnight. Seas 3 To 4 Feet With A Dominant Period 11 Seconds.
Sunday...South Winds 10 To 15 Knots. Seas 3 To 4 Feet With A Dominant Period 10 Seconds.
Sunday Night...South Winds 15 Knots Becoming Southwest 10 To 15 Knots After Midnight. Seas 3 To 4 Feet With A Dominant Period 9 Seconds.
Monday...West Winds 5 To 10 Knots Becoming South In The Afternoon. Seas 2 To 3 Feet.
Monday Night...South Winds 10 To 15 Knots. Seas 2 To 3 Feet.
Tuesday...Southwest Winds 10 To 15 Knots. Seas 3 To 4 Feet.
Tuesday Night...West Winds 15 To 20 Knots. Seas 3 To 5 Feet. Chance Of Showers.
Wednesday...Northwest Winds 15 To 20 Knots Diminishing To 10 To 15 Knots In The Afternoon. Seas 4 To 6 Feet.
Wednesday Night...North Winds 10 To 15 Knots. Seas 4 To 5 Feet.
Thursday...North Winds 10 To 15 Knots Becoming Northeast 5 To 10 Knots In The Afternoon. Seas 4 To 6 Feet.
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Synopsis for Atlantic coastal waters from Flagler Beach to Jupiter Inlet out 60 nm - AMZ500
940 PM EDT Sat Mar 28 2020

A high pressure ridge will remain over local Atlantic waters through early next week. Seas will become more favorable for small craft operators from Sunday onward as the swell subsides. A cold front will cross the local waters late Tuesday night into Wednesday.

Gulf Stream Hazards: None.
The approximate location of the west wall of the Gulf Stream based on the Real Time Ocean Forecast System as of Thursday, March 26th. 43 nautical miles east of Ponce Inlet.
30 nautical miles east of Port Canaveral.
23 nautical miles east of Sebastian Inlet.
14 nautical miles east of Fort Pierce Inlet.
9 nautical miles east of Saint Lucie Inlet.
Area Forecast Discussion
National Weather Service Melbourne FL
930pm EDT Sat Mar 28 2020

Tonight and Sunday...An upper high pressure system will provide quiet and stable conditions across the area through Sunday. Due to the proximity of the high pressure system the cloud cover for our area will be mostly clear though this time, giving us mostly sunny skies. Tonight we will have a south wind around 5 knots veering south west through the early daytime tomorrow until the afternoon sea breeze starts in the afternoon backing the winds out of the south east around 10 to 15 knots, and lasting through the early evening. Mild overnight with lows in the mid to upper 60s. The coolest temperatures tonight will be found over Okeechobee county and portions of Indian River and St. Lucie counties in the lower 60s. Highs for tomorrow will range from the mid 80s at the coast and low to mid 90s inland. .

Marine
Tonight and Sunday...South to south east winds around 15 knots can be expected overnight decreasing around sunrise. Winds increase back to around 15 knots on Sunday afternoon with the return of the sea breeze. Seas will range 2-3 ft nearshore and 3-4 ft offshore through Sunday. A little higher than normal period swell of around 11 seconds can be expected through tonight with period swells decreasing to around l0 second by late tomorrow afternoon. .

Fire Weather
Hot and dry conditions into early next week will produce afternoon min RH values as low as the M-U 30s well inland, low to Sunday before rebounding into the upper 30s to low 40s from Monday and Tuesday away from the coast. While, southerly winds should remain below 15 mph through the period, the extremely dry conditions across the area this month will maintain a high fire weather threat for the entire region.

Climate
Record highs were broken at Leesburg (92F), Orlando (93F) and Sanford (93F).

NOAA Melbourne FL Office: Watches - Warnings - Advisories
FL...None. AM...None.