Synopsis For Flagler Beach To Jupiter Inlet Out 60 Nm-
Forecast as of 2:56 PM EST on March 7, 2014 - Low pressure just off the coast of the Carolinas will move northeastward over the open Atlantic into the weekend. Hazardous boating conditions will exist across the waters through early Saturday. Winds will diminish over the weekend as a high pressure ridge noses in behind the departing low.
Gulf Stream Hazards
Forecast as of 2:56 PM EST on March 7, 2014 - West to northwest winds 20 knots and gusty becoming northwest to north 15 to 20 knots late tonight. Seas 8 to 9 feet. The approximate location of the west wall of the Gulf Stream based on the real time ocean forecast system on Thursday March 6th. 42 nautical miles east of Ponce Inlet. 32 nautical miles east of Port Canaveral. 26 nautical miles east of Sebastian Inlet. 17 nautical miles east of Fort Pierce inlet. 10 nautical miles east of Saint Lucie inlet.
Coastal Waters From Flagler Beach To Volusia Brevard County Line
Out 20 Nm-
Forecast as of 2:56 PM EST on March 7, 2014
Small Craft Advisory in effect until 10 PM EST this evening
Northwest winds 20 knots diminishing to 10 to 15 knots in the late evening and overnight. Seas 5 to 7 feet with a dominant period 8 seconds. Choppy on the open intracoastal waters.
Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet with a dominant period 10 seconds. A light chop on the intracoastal waters.
East winds 5 knots becoming southeast after midnight. Seas 3 to 4 feet with a dominant period 10 seconds. Smooth on the intracoastal waters.
Northwest winds 5 knots becoming northeast in the afternoon. Seas 3 to 4 feet. Smooth on the intracoastal waters.
South winds 5 knots becoming west after midnight. Seas 3 to 4 feet. Smooth on the intracoastal waters.
West winds 5 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Smooth on the intracoastal waters.
West winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
West winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southwest 5 knots in the afternoon. Seas 1 to 2 feet.
Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 foot. Slight chance of showers.
Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots increasing to 10 to 15 knots in the afternoon. Seas 2 feet. Chance of showers.