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Short Term Forecast

SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MELBOURNE FL
846 AM EDT WED AUG 27 2014

AMZ550-552-555-570-572-575-FLZ041-044>047-053-054-058-059-064-141-
144-147-271459-
COASTAL VOLUSIA-FLAGLER BEACH TO VOLUSIA-
BREVARD COUNTY LINE 20 NM TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-FLAGLER BEACH TO VOLUSIA-
BREVARD COUNTY LINE OUT TO 20 NM-INDIAN RIVER-INLAND VOLUSIA-MARTIN-
NORTHERN BREVARD-NORTHERN LAKE-OKEECHOBEE-ORANGE-OSCEOLA-
SEBASTIAN INLET TO JUPITER INLET 20 NM TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
SEBASTIAN INLET TO JUPITER INLET OUT TO 20 NM-SEMINOLE-
SOUTHERN BREVARD-SOUTHERN LAKE-ST. LUCIE-VOLUSIA-
BREVARD COUNTY LINE TO SEBASTIAN INLET 20 NM TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
VOLUSIA-BREVARD COUNTY LINE TO SEBASTIAN INLET OUT TO 20 NM-
846 AM EDT WED AUG 27 2014

.NOW...
DANGEROUS RIP CURRENTS...

ROUGH SURF AND DANGEROUS RIP CURRENTS WILL CONTINUE TODAY.

NORTHEAST WINDS OVER THE ATLANTIC WILL PUSH A FEW SHOWERS INTO THE
COAST...ESPECIALLY FROM DAYTONA BEACH TO FORT PIERCE THROUGH LATE
MORNING. THE SHOWERS WILL GRADUALLY DIMINISH AS THEY REACH THE
INTERIOR AND INTERSTATE 4.


&&

ADDITIONAL DETAILS...INCLUDING GRAPHICS ARE AVAILABLE ONLINE AT:
HTTP://WWW.SRH.NOAA.GOV/MLB/BLOG.PHP

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Rip Current Statement

COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MELBOURNE FL
440 AM EDT WED AUG 27 2014

FLZ047-054-059-064-141-147-271645-
/O.NEW.KMLB.RP.S.0012.140827T0840Z-140828T0000Z/
SOUTHERN BREVARD-INDIAN RIVER-ST. LUCIE-MARTIN-COASTAL VOLUSIA-
NORTHERN BREVARD-
440 AM EDT WED AUG 27 2014

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MELBOURNE HAS ISSUED A HIGH RIP
CURRENT RISK...WHICH IS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING.

* TIMING...THE RISK WILL BE GREATEST BETWEEN 12:30 PM AND 7:00 PM
  DUE TO TIDAL EFFECTS.

* IMPACTS...WHEN THE RIP CURRENT THREAT IS HIGH...THE SURF IS
  DANGEROUS FOR ALL LEVELS OF SWIMMERS. THE POWERFUL SEAWARD PULL
  OF A RIP CURRENT CAN CARRY EVEN THE STRONGEST SWIMMER OUT
  BEYOND THE SAND BAR.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

THERE IS A HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS.

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 AND THE BEACH PATROL. PAY
ATTENTION TO FLAGS AND POSTED SIGNS.

IF YOU BECOME CAUGHT IN A RIP CURRENT...DO NOT PANIC. REMAIN CALM
AND BEGIN TO SWIM PARALLEL TO SHORE. ONCE YOU ARE AWAY FROM THE
FORCE OF THE RIP CURRENT...BEGIN TO SWIM BACK TO THE BEACH. DO
NOT ATTEMPT TO SWIM DIRECTLY AGAINST A RIP CURRENT. EVEN A STRONG
SWIMMER CAN BECOME EXHAUSTED QUICKLY.

&&

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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MELBOURNE FL
422 AM EDT WED AUG 27 2014

AMZ550-552-555-570-572-575-FLZ041-044>047-053-054-058-059-064-141-
144-147-272030-
COASTAL WATERS FROM FLAGLER BEACH TO VOLUSIA BREVARD COUNTY LINE
OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM VOLUSIA BREVARD COUNTY LINE TO SEBASTIAN
INLET OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM SEBASTIAN INLET TO JUPITER INLET OUT 20 NM-
WATERS FROM FLAGLER BEACH TO VOLUSIA BREVARD COUNTY LINE 20 TO
60 NM OFFSHORE-
WATERS FROM VOLUSIA BREVARD COUNTY LINE TO SEBASTIAN INLET 20 TO
60 NM OFFSHORE-
WATERS FROM SEBASTIAN INLET TO JUPITER INLET 20 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
INLAND VOLUSIA-NORTHERN LAKE-ORANGE-SEMINOLE-SOUTHERN BREVARD-
OSCEOLA-INDIAN RIVER-OKEECHOBEE-ST. LUCIE-MARTIN-COASTAL VOLUSIA-
SOUTHERN LAKE-NORTHERN BREVARD-
422 AM EDT WED AUG 27 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR EAST CENTRAL FLORIDA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

.RIP CURRENT IMPACT...
LARGE SWELLS FROM HURRICANE CRISTOBAL WILL CONTINUE TO GENERATE A
HIGH RIP CURRENT THREAT ALONG AREA BEACHES. BEACH GOERS ARE
STRONGLY RECOMMENDED TO REMAIN OUT OF THE SURF TODAY.

.WIND AND SEA IMPACT...
A GENTLE TO MODERATE NORTHEAST BREEZE WILL PUSH LARGE OCEAN
SWELLS FROM HURRICANE CRISTOBAL INTO THE LOCAL ATLANTIC THROUGH
THE DAY. NEARSHORE SEAS BETWEEN 4 AND 6 FEET AND OFFSHORE SEAS
BETWEEN 6 AND 8 FEET WILL MAKE NAVIGATION HAZARDOUS FOR SMALL
VESSELS. WAVES IN THE GULF STREAM MAY BE PARTICULARLY TREACHEROUS
AS THE NORTHEAST SWELLS INTERACT WITH THE SOUTHERLY CURRENT. SMALL
CRAFT NEARSHORE SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY
REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR THE COASTAL WATERS OF EAST CENTRAL FLORIDA
BETWEEN 20 AND 60 NAUTICAL MILES.

.FIRE WEATHER IMPACT...
THE UNUSUALLY DRY WEATHER PATTERN WILL RESULT IN A FIRE THREAT FOR
THE INTERIOR PORTIONS OF EAST CENTRAL FLORIDA...MAINLY ALONG THE
NORTHEAST SHORE OF LAKE OKEECHOBEE WHERE THE GROUND IS DRIEST.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY.
SWELLS FROM DISTANT TROPICAL STORM CRISTOBAL WILL DIMINISH THROUGH
LATE WEEK BUT WILL CONTINUE TO ENHANCE THE RIP CURRENT THREAT
ALONG THE EAST FLORIDA COAST. HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS FOR SMALL
CRAFT WILL PERSIST INTO THURSDAY AS WELL.

THUNDERSTORM COVERAGE WILL REMAIN WILL INCREASE INTO THE WEEKEND
WINDS SHIFT TO THE SOUTH AND PUSH HIGHER MOISTURE BACK INTO
CENTRAL FLORIDA.


.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...
SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED TODAY.

$$

BRAGAW







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