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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR EAST CENTRAL FLORIDA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MELBOURNE FL
412 AM EDT FRI OCT 31 2014

ATLC COASTAL WATERS FROM FLAGLER BEACH TO JUPITER INLET OUT 60 NM

AMZ555-312045-
COASTAL WATERS FROM SEBASTIAN INLET TO JUPITER INLET OUT 20 NM-
412 AM EDT FRI OCT 31 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH
SUNDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS
LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD
7 SECONDS. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE INTRACOASTAL WATERS. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD
5 SECONDS. CHOPPY ON THE INTRACOASTAL WATERS.
.SATURDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH
A DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. ROUGH ON THE INTRACOASTAL WATERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO
7 FEET. CHOPPY ON THE INTRACOASTAL WATERS.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET. CHOPPY ON
THE INTRACOASTAL WATERS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET.
.MONDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET.
.TUESDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET.

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR EAST CENTRAL FLORIDA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MELBOURNE FL
412 AM EDT FRI OCT 31 2014

ATLC COASTAL WATERS FROM FLAGLER BEACH TO JUPITER INLET OUT 60 NM

AMZ575-312045-
WATERS FROM SEBASTIAN INLET TO JUPITER INLET 20 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
412 AM EDT FRI OCT 31 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH
SUNDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET WITH A DOMINANT
PERIOD 6 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH
A DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS.
.SATURDAY...WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
40 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 9 FEET WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 KNOTS. SEAS 7 TO 10 FEET.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 7 TO 10 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET.
.MONDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 20 KNOTS. SEAS 7 TO 8 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 7 TO 9 FEET.
.TUESDAY...EAST WINDS 20 KNOTS. SEAS 7 TO 8 FEET.

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MELBOURNE FL
401 AM EDT FRI OCT 31 2014

AMZ550-552-555-570-572-575-010815-
/O.NEW.KMLB.SC.Y.0041.141101T0800Z-141102T2100Z/
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-
401 AM EDT FRI OCT 31 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM EDT SATURDAY TO 4 PM
EST SUNDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MELBOURNE HAS ISSUED A SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM EDT SATURDAY TO
4 PM EST SUNDAY.

* WINDS AND SEAS...WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH SEAS 7 TO 10 FEET
  WILL BE PREVALENT DURING THE WEEKEND. HIGHER WINDS AND SEAS WILL
  OCCUR MOSTLY OFFSHORE FROM THE IMMEDIATE COAST.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 20 TO 33 KNOTS
AND/OR SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET OR HIGHER...ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE
HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS FOR SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED BOATERS...
ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS...SHOULD AVOID
NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAMPA BAY RUSKIN FL
936 AM EDT THU OCT 30 2014

FLZ043-050-052-056-057-061-139-142-148-149-151-155-160-162-165-
239-242-248-249-251-255-260-262-265-GMZ830-836-850-853-856-870-
873-876-311345-
SUMTER-PINELLAS-POLK-HARDEE-HIGHLANDS-DESOTO-COASTAL LEVY-
COASTAL CITRUS-COASTAL HERNANDO-COASTAL PASCO-
COASTAL HILLSBOROUGH-COASTAL MANATEE-COASTAL SARASOTA-
COASTAL CHARLOTTE-COASTAL LEE-INLAND LEVY-INLAND CITRUS-
INLAND HERNANDO-INLAND PASCO-INLAND HILLSBOROUGH-INLAND MANATEE-
INLAND SARASOTA-INLAND CHARLOTTE-INLAND LEE-TAMPA BAY WATERS-
CHARLOTTE HARBOR AND PINE ISLAND SOUND-
TARPON SPRINGS TO SUWANNEE RIVER OUT 20 NM-
ENGLEWOOD TO TARPON SPRINGS OUT 20 NM-
BONITA BEACH TO ENGLEWOOD OUT 20 NM-
TARPON SPRINGS TO SUWANNEE RIVER OUT 20 TO 60 NM-
ENGLEWOOD TO TARPON SPRINGS OUT 20 TO 60 NM-
BONITA BEACH TO ENGLEWOOD OUT 20 TO 60 NM-
936 AM EDT THU OCT 30 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR WEST CENTRAL AND SOUTHWEST
FLORIDA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

...THUNDERSTORM IMPACT...
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL MOVE ACROSS THE REGION TODAY AND
TONIGHT AHEAD OF AN APPROACHING COLD FRONT. THUNDERSTORMS THAT
DEVELOP WILL BE CAPABLE OF PRODUCING STRONG GUSTY WINDS...LOCALLY
HEAVY RAINS...AND FREQUENT LIGHTNING STRIKES. ISOLATED STRONG
THUNDERSTORMS CANNOT BE RULED OUT THIS AFTERNOON AND
EVENING...MAINLY FROM THE INTERSTATE 75 CORRIDOR EASTWARD.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY.

...RIP CURRENT IMPACT...
GUST NORTHWESTERLY WINDS WILL ARRIVE ON THE HEELS OF A STRONG COLD
FRONT FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY. THIS WILL CAUSE ROUGH SURF
CONDITIONS RESULTING IN DANGEROUS RIP CURRENTS ALONG AREA BEACHES.

...MARINE IMPACTS...
A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL MOVE THROUGH THE WATERS FRIDAY NIGHT WITH
INCREASING WINDS AND SEAS BEHIND IT. NORTHWEST WINDS ARE FORECAST
TO INCREASE TO 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH SEAS BUILDING TO 10 FEET BY
SATURDAY MORNING.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTERS SHOULD MONITOR THE WEATHER AND SELF ACTIVATE IF NEEDED.

$$

GARCIA


Short Term Forecast


SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE KEY WEST FL
312 AM EDT FRI OCT 31 2014

FLZ076>078-GMZ031>035-042>044-052>055-072>075-311000-
MONROE UPPER KEYS-MONROE MIDDLE KEYS-MONROE LOWER KEYS-
FLORIDA BAY INCLUDING BARNES SOUND, BLACKWATER SOUND, AND BUTTONWOOD
SOUND-
BAYSIDE AND GULF SIDE FROM CRAIG KEY TO WEST END OF SEVEN MILE
BRIDGE-
GULF WATERS FROM EAST CAPE SABLE TO CHOKOLOSKEE 20 TO 60 NM OUT AND
BEYOND 5 FATHOMS-
GULF OF MEXICO INCLUDING DRY TORTUGAS AND REBECCA SHOAL CHANNEL-
GULF OF MEXICO FROM WEST END OF SEVEN MILE BRIDGE TO HALFMOON SHOAL
OUT TO 5 FATHOMS-
HAWK CHANNEL FROM OCEAN REEF TO CRAIG KEY OUT TO THE REEF-
HAWK CHANNEL FROM CRAIG KEY TO WEST END OF SEVEN MILE BRIDGE OUT TO
THE REEF-
HAWK CHANNEL FROM WEST END OF SEVEN MILE BRIDGE TO HALFMOON SHOAL
OUT TO THE REEF-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM OCEAN REEF TO CRAIG KEY OUT 20 NM-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM CRAIG KEY TO WEST END OF SEVEN MILE BRIDGE
OUT 20 NM-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM WEST END OF SEVEN MILE BRIDGE TO SOUTH OF
HALFMOON SHOAL OUT 20 NM-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM HALFMOON SHOAL TO 20 NM WEST OF DRY TORTUGAS
OUT 20 NM-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM OCEAN REEF TO CRAIG KEY 20 TO 60 NM OUT-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM CRAIG KEY TO WEST END OF SEVEN MILE BRIDGE
20 TO 60 NM OUT-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM WEST END OF SEVEN MILE BRIDGE TO SOUTH OF
HALFMOON SHOAL 20 TO 60 NM OUT-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM HALFMOON SHOAL TO 20 NM WEST OF DRY TORTUGAS
20 TO 60 NM OUT-
INCLUDING THE COMMUNITIES OF...KEY LARGO...MARATHON...KEY WEST
312 AM EDT FRI OCT 31 2014

.NOW...
UNTIL 5:00 AM...A LINE OF LIGHT TO MODERATE SHOWERS IN THE
SOUTHEASTWARD AREA OF THE FLORIDA STRAITS WILL CONTINUE TO MOVE
EASTWARD AT AROUND 8 KNOTS. ELSEWHERE...LIGHT TO MODERATE SHOWERS
OFF OF CAPE SABLE AND 30 NAUTICAL MILES SOUTHEAST OF MOLASSES REEF
LIGHT ARE SLOWLY DRIFTING EASTWARD.

$$

VICKERY

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