Tropical Storm Warning in effect for portions North Carolina's coast; Hurricane Watch for Big Island of Hawaii

The National Hurricane Center has issued a Tropical Storm Warning for parts of the North Carolina coast. NHC is also monitoring a system in the Gulf of Mexico that could bring impacts to the eastern Gulf Coast later this week. Meanwhile, a strong hurricane in the Pacific is on a path towards Hawaii. A Hurricane Watch is in effect for the Big Island.
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Last Update: 548 PM EDT TUE AUG 30 2016

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Melbourne, FL Local Forecast Office

39NM E Ponce Inlet FL

Marine Zone Forecast

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY MORNING...

Synopsis: TROPICAL DEPRESSION NINE, LOCATED IN THE SOUTHEAST GULF OF MEXICO, IS FORECAST TO STRENGTHEN AS IT MOVES NORTHWEST TONIGHT. THE LATEST NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER TRACK THEN TAKES THE CENTER OF THE TROPICAL CYCLONE NORTH TO NORTHEAST TOWARD THE BIG BEND AREA OF FLORIDA FROM MID TO LATE WEEK. A MODERATE TO FRESH EAST TO SOUTHEAST BREEZE WILL BECOME SOUTH WEDNESDAY AND SOUTHWEST THURSDAY. POOR TO HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS FOR SMALL CRAFT OPERATION CAN BE EXPECTED THROUGH LATE WEEK.

.GULF STREAM HAZARDS...NONE.

THE APPROXIMATE LOCATION OF THE WEST WALL OF THE GULF STREAM BASED ON THE REAL TIME OCEAN FORECAST SYSTEM FROM MONDAY AUGUST 29TH.

44 NAUTICAL MILES EAST OF PONCE INLET. 30 NAUTICAL MILES EAST OF PORT CANAVERAL. 25 NAUTICAL MILES EAST OF SEBASTIAN INLET. 16 NAUTICAL MILES EAST OF FORT PIERCE INLET. 10 NAUTICAL MILES EAST OF SAINT LUCIE INLET.

Tonight
South winds 20 to 25 knots. Seas 7 feet with a dominant period 9 seconds. Showers likely and slight chance of thunderstorms.
Wednesday
Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 6 to 7 feet with a dominant period 13 seconds. Showers likely and slight chance of thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 5 to 6 feet with a dominant period 12 seconds. Chance of showers and slight chance of thunderstorms.
Thursday
Tropical storm conditions possible. South winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 5 to 6 feet. Widespread showers and isolated thunderstorms.
Thursday Night
Tropical storm conditions possible. South winds 15 to 20 knots increasing to 20 to 25 knots after midnight. Seas 6 to 8 feet. Chance of showers and slight chance of thunderstorms.
Friday
Southwest winds 20 to 25 knots. Seas 6 to 8 feet. Showers likely and slight chance of thunderstorms.
Friday Night
West winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 10 to 15 knots after midnight. Seas 4 to 5 feet. Showers likely in the evening. Slight chance of thunderstorms. Chance of showers after midnight.
Saturday
North winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 5 feet. Showers likely and chance of thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
Northeast winds 10 knots. Seas 5 feet. Chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening...then slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight.
Sunday
Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 5 feet. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
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Last Update: 548 PM EDT TUE AUG 30 2016
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