Calm Midweek, Before Weekend Winter Storm?

The weather pattern remains mostly quiet midweek but this may change by the weekend as confidence is increasing on a winter storm along the East Coast. On Wednesday, expect below normal temperatures for the Eastern half of the U.S., locally heavy snow in the southern Rockies and High Plains, showers and isolated thunderstorms in Florida and air stagnation issues in the Northwest.
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Last Update: 1012 PM EST Tue Jan 25 2022

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Melbourne, FL Local Forecast Office

11NM ESE Ft. Pierce Inlet FL

Marine Zone Forecast


Synopsis: Low pressure over the Gulf of Mexico will weaken as it scoots east across south central FL peninsula Wednesday. Marine conditions will deteriorate Wednesday afternoon and night, as northeast winds increase. Another low pressure system is forecast to develop near or over the waters Friday and deepen as it lifts northeast. A strong cold front will bring very hazardous boating conditions during the upcoming weekend.

.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 Saturday, January 22nd.

41 nautical miles east of Ponce Inlet. 30 nautical miles east of Port Canaveral. 25 nautical miles east of Sebastian Inlet. 15 nautical miles east of Fort Pierce Inlet. 10 nautical miles east of Saint Lucie Inlet.

Tonight
South winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. A dominant period 11 seconds. Mostly smooth on the intracoastal waters. Showers likely.
Wednesday
Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming north 10 to 15 knots in the afternoon. Seas 3 to 4 feet with occasional seas to 5 feet. A dominant period 11 seconds. A moderate chop on the intracoastal waters. Showers likely and slight chance of thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
North winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet with occasional seas to 5 feet. A dominant period 10 seconds. A light chop on the intracoastal waters. Chance of showers.
Thursday
North winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet with occasional seas to 6 feet. A moderate chop on the intracoastal waters. Chance of showers.
Thursday Night
Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots diminishing to 5 to 10 knots after midnight. Seas 5 to 7 feet with occasional seas to 9 feet. A light chop on the intracoastal waters. Chance of showers.
Friday
Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet with occasional seas to 7 feet. A light chop on the intracoastal waters. Chance of showers.
Friday Night
Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots increasing to 20 to 25 knots after midnight. Seas 5 to 7 feet with occasional seas to 9 feet. Chance of showers.
Saturday
Northwest winds 20 to 25 knots. Seas 5 to 7 feet with occasional seas to 9 feet.
Saturday Night
Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 5 to 7 feet with occasional seas to 9 feet.
Sunday
Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming north 10 to 15 knots in the afternoon. Seas 4 to 6 feet with occasional seas to 7 feet.
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Last Update: 1012 PM EST Tue Jan 25 2022
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