Monday, August 27, 2012

Wind, High Surf Advisory Issued For East Central Florida

MELBOURNE, Florida - The National Weather Service in Melbourne, Florida has issued a High Surf Advisory and Wind Advisory for Brevard County, Indian River County, St. Lucie County, and Martin County:


URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MELBOURNE FL
310 PM EDT MON AUG 27 2012

...STRONG GUSTY WINDS WILL CONTINUE ALONG THE COAST FROM BREVARD
SOUTHWARD THROUGH THIS EVENING...

FLZ047-054-059-064-147-280000-
/O.CON.KMLB.WI.Y.0002.000000T0000Z-120828T0000Z/
SOUTHERN BREVARD-INDIAN RIVER-ST. LUCIE-MARTIN-NORTHERN BREVARD-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MELBOURNE...PALM BAY...VERO BEACH...
FORT PIERCE...HOBE SOUND...TITUSVILLE
310 PM EDT MON AUG 27 2012

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EDT THIS EVENING...

* WINDS...SUSTAINED WINDS AROUND 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO NEAR 30 MPH
  WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THIS EVENING. WIND GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH WILL
  BE POSSIBLE IN SQUALLS.

* IMPACTS...THESE WINDS WILL CONTINUE TO MAKE BOATING CONDITIONS
  EXTREMELY DANGEROUS ACROSS AREA LAKES AND THE INTRACOASTAL
  WATERWAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT WINDS OF 35 MPH ARE EXPECTED. WINDS
THIS STRONG CAN MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH
PROFILE VEHICLES. USE EXTRA CAUTION.

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COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MELBOURNE FL
305 PM EDT MON AUG 27 2012

FLZ047-054-059-064-141-147-280000-
/O.CON.KMLB.SU.Y.0002.000000T0000Z-120828T0000Z/
SOUTHERN BREVARD-INDIAN RIVER-ST. LUCIE-MARTIN-COASTAL VOLUSIA-
NORTHERN BREVARD-
305 PM EDT MON AUG 27 2012

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...

* WAVES AND SURF...NEARSHORE BUOYS CONTINUE TO SHOW SEAS AROUND 7
  TO 8 FEET THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS WILL PEAK LATE THIS AFTERNOON
  THEN DIMINISH OVERNIGHT.

* TIMING...DANGEROUS SURF AND RIP CURRENTS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH
  THIS EVENING.

* IMPACTS...A FEW LOCATIONS MAY EXPERIENCE RUN UP TO THE DUNE LINE
  AROUND THE TIME OF THE NEXT HIGH TIDE WHICH OCCURS BETWEEN 5 AND
  6 PM THIS EVENING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH SURF ADVISORY MEANS THAT HIGH SURF WILL AFFECT BEACHES IN
THE ADVISORY AREA...PRODUCING RIP CURRENTS AND LOCALIZED BEACH
EROSION.

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