PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT...UPDATED MESONET WINDS/BUOY 41009 DATA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MELBOURNE FL
430 PM EDT TUE OCT 25 2011

...WIND AND RAIN EVENT OCTOBER 7-10 2011 FOR EAST CENTRAL FLORIDA...
...HIGHEST RAIN TOTAL NEARLY 17 INCHES FOR THIS EVENT...

PEAK WIND GUSTS FROM MESONET OBSERVATIONS:

SPEED(MPH)         LOCATION            DATE/TIME(EDT)     SOURCE
   81      2 MI SSE PLAYALINDA BEACH      09/1020PM    USAF 60FT TOWER
   78      3 MI SE PLAYALINDA BEACH       09/1020PM    USAF 60FT TOWER
   75      3 MI E HAULOVER CANAL          09/1030PM    USAF 54FT TOWER
   75      2 MI SSE PLAYALINDA BEACH      09/945PM     USAF 60FT TOWER
   69      3 MI SSE PLAYALINDA BEACH      09/945PM     USAF 60FT TOWER
   65      4 MI E PORT ORANGE             10/141AM     MESONET *
   63      3 MI NE NEW SMYRNA BEACH       10/1240AM    MESONET/WXFLOW*
   61      VOLUSIA CNTY COURTHOUSE ANNEX  10/213AM     MESONET *
   59      NEW SMYRNA BEACH LIFEGUARD STN 10/141AM     MESONET *
   58      ORMOND BEACH LIFEGUARD STN     10/219AM     MESONET *

* UNKNOWN HEIGHT OF MESONET WINDS

PEAK WIND GUSTS FROM AIRFIELDS (FROM 10/9 UNLESS OTHERWISE NOTED):

SPEED(MPH)          LOCATION                       TIME(EDT)
   60         PATRICK AIRFORCE BASE (KCOF)           638PM
   55         NEW SMYRNA BEACH AIRPORT (KEVB)        647PM
   55         TITUSVILLE AIRPORT (KTIX)              713PM
   54         MELBOURNE AIRPORT (KMLB)               534PM
   52         VERO BEACH AIRPORT (KVRB)              628PM
   51         DAYTONA BEACH AIRPORT (KDAB)     4X BEGINNING 856PM
   46         FORT PIERCE AIRPORT (KFPR)     1101PM(10/8),303AM(10/9)
   46         WITHAM FIELD AIRPORT (KSUA)            555PM (10/8)
   40         ORLANDO INT`L AIRPORT (KMCO)           207PM
   40         ORLANDO EXEC AIRPORT  (KORL)           222PM
   39         ORLANDO SANFORD AIRPORT (KSFB)         541PM
   35         LEESBURG AIRPORT (KLEE)                152PM

MARINE/COASTAL OBSERVATIONS...

LOCATION     MIN   DATE/    MAX      DATE/     PEAK      DATE
             PRES  TIME     SUST     TIME      GUST      TIME
             (MB)  (UTC)    (KT)     (UTC)     (KT)      (UTC)
BUOY 41009   999.5 10/0120  300/045  10/0120   300/058   10/0120
TRIDENT PIER 999.5 10/0342  360/031  10/0242   360/050   10/0242
PATRICK AFB  ----- -------  030/042  09/2255   030/052   09/2238

LOCATION     HIGHEST  DATE/
             SEAS     TIME
             (FT)     (UTC)
BUOY 41009   28 FT    10/0150 *
BUOY 41114   16 FT    09/1916
BUOY 41113   10 FT    09/2221

* UPDATED DATA FROM NDBC FOR HIGHEST SEAS AT BUOY 41009

THREE DAY RAINFALL TOTALS THRU 7AM EDT 10/10:

RAINFALL AMOUNT          LOCATION
    16.79"          YEEHAW JUNCTION 8 W (YEHF1)
    15.55"          4.8 MI W VERO BEACH (FL-IR-33)
    14.82" **       1.0 MI NE PALM BAY (FL-BV-14)
    13.42"          YEEHAW JUNCTION WEST (KSAF1)
    12.58"          1.5 MI WSW VERO BEACH (FL-IR-15)
    12.31"          3.4 MI W VERO BEACH (FL-IR-24)
    12.17"          PALM BAY REGIONAL PARK (PLBF1)
    12.08"          4.3 MI NNW PALM SHORES (FL-BV-20)
    11.61"          1.4 MI W PALM SHORES (FL-BV2)
    11.53"          2.4 MI W VERO BEACH (FL-IR-6)
    11.52"          1 MI W KENANSVILLE (KENF1)
    11.49"          2.9 MI NW PALM SHORES (FL-BV-16)
    11.26"          VERO BEACH AIRPORT (KVRB)
    11.00" **       12.5 MI NNW MELBOURNE (FL-BV-39)
    10.23"          2.5 MI S VERO BEACH (FL-IR-27)
    10.11"          3.1 MI NNW PALM BAY (FL-BV-5)
    10.10"          3.9 MI E UNION PARK (FL-OR-9)
     9.99"          2.6 MI SSE PALM BAY (FL-BV-1)
     9.97"          KISSIMMEE LAKE (KISF1)
     9.86"          1.1 WSW ROCKLEDGE (FL-BV-13)
     9.94"          0.6 MI ESE CAPE CANAVERAL (FL-BV-12)
     9.95"          4 MI SE VERO BEACH (VRBF1)
     9.80"          5.2 MI S VERO BEACH (FL-IR-32)
     9.49"          2.6 MI WNW COCOA (FL-BV-23)
     9.43"          0.9 MI N CHULUOTA (FL-SM-8)
     9.41"          2.9 MI SSE UNION PARK (FL-OR-1)
     9.39"          9.1 MI N MERRITT ISLAND (FL-BV-36)
     9.34"          BITHLO 10SSW (WELF1)
     9.08"          3.5 MI NW TITUSVILLE (FL-BV-38)
     9.03"          NWS MELBOURNE (MLBF1)
     8.95"          TITUSVILLE 8ENE (CTKF1)
     8.81"          3.4 MI SSW VERO BEACH SOUTH (FL-IR-31)
     8.64"          4.1 MI NE MERRITT ISLAND (FL-BV-32)
     8.49"          6.5 MI WNW CAPE CANAVERAL (FL-BV-42)
     8.45"          2.4 MI W VERO BEACH (FL-IR-8)
     8.34"          3.5 MI SSW VERO BEACH (FL-IR-26)
     8.24"          1.7 MI SSE SEBASTIAN (FL-IR-22)
     7.95"          1.3 MI E ORLANDO (FL-OR-14)
     7.94"          2.0 MI ENE ORLANDO (FL-OR-17)
     7.85"          2 MI SW KISSIMMEE (KISF1)
     7.83"          9.1 MI WSW DAYTONA BEACH (FL-VL-12)
     7.81"          1.2 ENE ORLANDO (FL-OR-13)
     7.76"          2.0 MI SSW SEBASTIAN (FL-IR-19)
     7.80"          MERRITT ISLAND 20N (MRFF1)
     7.58"          6.0 MI SSE VERO BEACH (FL-IR-29)
     7.54"          2.1 MI ESE WINTER PARK (FL-OR-9)
     7.33"          ORLANDO SANFORD AIRPORT (KSFB)
     7.19"          2.3 MI WNW LONGWOOD (FL-SM-5)
     7.11"          ORLANDO INT`L AIRPORT (KMCO)
     7.04"          1.1 MI NE SEBASTIAN (FL-IR-4)
     6.83"          2 MI NNW SCOTTSMOOR (SCMF1)
     6.82"          1.8 MI NNW FOREST CITY (FL-SM-15)
     6.75"          MELBOURNE AIRPORT (KMLB)
     6.65"          0.5 MI SW LAKEWOOD PARK (FL-SL-4)
     6.39"          LAKE MARY 5WNW (LSPF1)
     6.27"          3.9 MI NW HOBE SOUND (FL-MT-5)
     6.25"          FORT PIERCE AIRPORT (KFPR)
     6.24"          0.5 MI SSW ORANGE CITY (FL-VL-14)
     6.18"          2.5 MI W DEBARY (FL-VL-17)
     6.16"          1.5 MI E NEW SMYRNA BEACH (FL-VL-1)
     5.80"          5 MI NNE SANFORD (SFNF1)
     5.67"          LAKE LOUISA STATE PARK (CLRF1)
     5.39"          4.5 MI NW DELAND (FL-VL-3)
     5.32"          WINDERMERE (ORWF1)
     5.15"          0.2 MI WSW MOUNT PLYMOUTH (FL-LK-5)
     5.13"          LORIDA EAST (KREF1)
     5.04"          1 MI SSE DELAND (DELF1)
     4.97"          2.4 MI N PORT ST LUCIE (FL-SL-22)
     4.95"          3.2 MI N PORT ST LUCIE (FL-SL-2)
     4.93"          1 MI NW TITUSVILLE (TITF1)
     4.92"          3 MI N PLYMOUTH (PLTF1)
     4.79"          CARLTON 4N (TMWF1)
     4.54"          FORT PIERCE 8W (NCSF1)
     4.36"          1 MI SSW DAYTONA BEACH (DIAF1)
     4.35"          5 MI W PORT SALERNO (PTSF1)
     4.34"          4.0 MI NE PORT ST LUCIE (FL-SL-19)
     4.33"          DAYTONA BEACH AIRPORT (KDAB)
     4.00"          4.3 MI SSW CLERMONT (FL-LK-15)
     3.99"          1 MI N STUART (STRF1)
     3.83"          1.0 MI ESE STUART (FL-MT-18)
     3.77"          4.0 MI SW PALM CITY (FL-MT-1)
     3.57"          1.2 MI SE EUSTIS (FL-LK-2)
     3.48"          2 MI NW FORT PIERCE (FPCF1)
     3.45"          PIERSON 2WSW (LGRF1)
     3.85"          3.6 MI E CLERMONT (FL-LK-14)
     3.38"          0.4 MI SW CLERMONT (FL-LK-10)
     3.22"          2.4 MI SSW PORT ST LUCIE (FL-SL-13)
     2.90"          NETTLES ISLAND (NETF1)
     2.84"          1 MI S LISBON (LSBF1)
     2.68"          1.7 MI E GROVELAND (FL-LK-3)
     2.44"          LEESBURG AIRPORT (KLEE)
     2.10"          1 MI NW OKEECHOBEE (OKIF1)

** 2 DAY RAINFALL TOTAL

TOP 10 THREE DAY RAINFALL TOTALS 10/8-10/10 FOR KENNEDY SPACE CENTER

RAINFALL AMOUNT          LOCATION
    13.14"          KSC FIELD MILL 11
    12.54"          KSC FIELD MILL 21
    11.45"          KSC FIELD MILL 34
    11.38"          KSC FIELD MILL 17
    11.29"          KSC FIELD MILL 28
    10.84"          KSC FIELD MILL 10
    10.47"          KSC FIELD MILL 26
    10.17"          KSC FIELD MILL 20
    10.12"          KSC FIELD MILL 19
    10.03"          KSC FIELD MILL 29

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