Short Term Forecast
Issued by NWS Melbourne, FL

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FPUS72 KMLB 060121
NOWMLB

SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MELBOURNE FL
921 PM EDT TUE MAY 5 2015

AMZ550-552-555-570-572-575-FLZ041-044>047-053-054-058-059-064-141-
144-147-060600-
COASTAL VOLUSIA-FLAGLER BEACH TO VOLUSIA-
BREVARD COUNTY LINE 20 NM TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-FLAGLER BEACH TO VOLUSIA-
BREVARD COUNTY LINE OUT TO 20 NM-INDIAN RIVER-INLAND VOLUSIA-MARTIN-
NORTHERN BREVARD-NORTHERN LAKE-OKEECHOBEE-ORANGE-OSCEOLA-
SEBASTIAN INLET TO JUPITER INLET 20 NM TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
SEBASTIAN INLET TO JUPITER INLET OUT TO 20 NM-SEMINOLE-
SOUTHERN BREVARD-SOUTHERN LAKE-ST. LUCIE-VOLUSIA-
BREVARD COUNTY LINE TO SEBASTIAN INLET 20 NM TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
VOLUSIA-BREVARD COUNTY LINE TO SEBASTIAN INLET OUT TO 20 NM-
921 PM EDT TUE MAY 5 2015

.NOW...

...DEVELOPING LOW PRESSURE OVER THE BAHAMAS DRIFTING NORTH...

AT 930 PM...DEVELOPING LOW PRESSURE OVER THE NORTHERN BAHAMAS WAS
DRIFTING SLOWLY NORTHWARD. SHOWERS AND OCCASIONAL SQUALLS OVER THE
FLORIDA STRAITS AND THE BAHAMAS WILL AFFECT THE SPACE AND TREASURE
COASTS INLAND TO LAKE OKEECHOBEE AND OSCEOLA COUNTY. EASTERLY WINDS
AROUND 20 MPH OVER THE ATLANTIC...AND 15 TO 20 MPH AND GUSTY OVER THE
BEACHES AND COASTS OF EAST CENTRAL FLORIDA WILL HELP PUSH SHOWERS AND
OCCASIONAL SQUALLS ONSHORE ALONG THE SPACE AND TREASURE COASTS
INCLUDING OSCEOLA AND OKEECHOBEE COUNTIES.

&&

SQUALLS GUSTING TO 30 TO 35 MPH OR SO...WILL SPREAD SLOWLY NORTHWARD
OVER THE TREASURE AND SPACE COASTS...WITH MORE ISOLATED ACTIVITY NEAR
VOLUSIA COUNTY AND INLAND TOWARD KISSIMMEE-SAINT CLOUD AND ORLANDO.
SOME LOCALLY HEAVIER DOWNPOURS OF NEARLY TWO INCHES COULD PRODUCE
SOME PONDING OF WATER ON ROADS FROM BREVARD COUNTY SOUTHWARD TO
INDIAN RIVER...SAINT LUCIE AND MARTIN COUNTIES.

ALONG THE BEACHES AND OVER THE ATLANTIC...20 KNOT WINDS WILL KEEP
SEAS GENERALLY IN THE 6 TO 8 FEET RANGE. A BUILDING EAST-NORTHEAST
SWELL WILL PRODUCE ROUGH...CHOPPY SURF...NUMEROUS STRONG RIP
CURRENTS...AND POSSIBLY SOME BEACH EROSION AROUND THE TIME OF
TONIGHT`S HIGH TIDE NEAR 1000 PM THROUGH AROUND 2 AM.


&&

ADDITIONAL DETAILS...INCLUDING GRAPHICS ARE AVAILABLE ONLINE AT:
HTTP://WWW.SRH.NOAA.GOV/MLB/BLOG.PHP

$$

JP




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