Severe Storms in the Upper Midwest; Heavy Rain in the Mid-Atlantic; Widespread Heat in the Southwest

Severe storms with damaging winds, large hail, and locally heavy rain will impact portions of the Upper Midwest. A lingering front will bring another round of heavy showers and thunderstorms to the Mid-Atlantic. Excessive heat continues in the South Plains to the Southwest, and fire weather threats remain Critical across the Great Basin, Northern Rockies, and into the Plains.
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Last Update: 1018 AM EDT Thu Aug 13 2020

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Melbourne, FL Local Forecast Office

7NM ENE Ft. Pierce Inlet FL

Marine Zone Forecast


Synopsis: High pressure across the local waters will bring favorable boating conditions into the weekend. Isolated to scattered showers and lightning storms over the coastal waters will remain in the forecast. Gusty storm outflows, higher seas, and frequent cloud to water lightning will be possible in the vicinity of any lightning storms approaching the waters from the west, mainly north of Sebastian Inlet.

.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 Wednesday, August 12th.

40 nautical miles east of Ponce Inlet. 27 nautical miles east of Port Canaveral. 20 nautical miles east of Sebastian Inlet. 11 nautical miles east of Fort Pierce Inlet. 8 nautical miles east of Saint Lucie Inlet.

Today
Southeast winds 10 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet with a dominant period 3 seconds. A light chop on the intracoastal waters. Chance of showers and thunderstorms in the morning, then slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Tonight
Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet with a dominant period 3 seconds. Mostly smooth on the intracoastal waters. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Friday
Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet with a dominant period 4 seconds. A light chop on the intracoastal waters. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Friday Night
Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet. A light chop on the intracoastal waters. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Saturday
Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet. A light chop on the intracoastal waters. Chance of showers and slight chance of thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
South winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Sunday
South winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Sunday Night
South winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Monday
South winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
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Last Update: 1018 AM EDT Thu Aug 13 2020
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