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Marine Weather and Tides
Titusville, FL

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10/6/2018 Colors of tide XTide graphs changed to emphasize that they were upgraded. See next note. Comments welcome.
10/4/2018 I have fixed XTide and updated the harmonic files. There were some name changes so you might have to click EDIT to find the new station name.

Sunrise 7:22AMSunset 7:37PM Saturday March 23, 2019 4:35 PM EDT (20:35 UTC) Moonrise 9:38PMMoonset 8:23AM Illumination 91% Phase: Waning Gibbous; Moon at 18 days in cycle
NOTE: Some of the data on this page has not been verified and should be used with that in mind. It may and occasionally will, be wrong. The tide reports are by xtide and are NOT FOR NAVIGATION.
Marine Forecasts
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AMZ552 Volusia-brevard County Line To Sebastian Inlet 0-20 Nm- 252 Pm Edt Sat Mar 23 2019
Tonight..East winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet with a dominant period 11 seconds. Mostly smooth on the intracoastal waters.
Sunday..Southeast winds 10 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet with a dominant period 11 seconds. A light chop on the intracoastal waters.
Sunday night..Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet with a dominant period 5 seconds. Mostly smooth on the intracoastal waters.
Monday..Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. A light chop on the intracoastal waters.
Monday night..South winds 5 to 10 knots becoming west after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Mostly smooth on the intracoastal waters. Slight chance of showers.
Tuesday..Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming northeast in the afternoon. Seas 2 feet. A light chop on the intracoastal waters. Slight chance of showers.
Tuesday night..North winds 5 to 10 knots increasing to 10 to 15 knots after midnight. Seas 3 to 4 feet. Chance of showers.
Wednesday..North winds 15 to 20 knots and gusty. Seas building to 5 to 7 feet. Chance of showers.
Wednesday night..Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas building to 7 to 10 feet. Chance of showers.
Thursday..Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 8 to 11 feet. Slight chance of showers.
AMZ500 Synopsis For Flagler Beach To Jupiter Inlet Out To 60 Nm- 252 Pm Edt Sat Mar 23 2019
Synopsis..High pressure over the eastern u.s. Will move east and off the carolina coast on Sunday with a trailing ridge axis extending across the florida peninsula Monday. A cold front is forecast to push across the local atlantic waters Tuesday followed by increasing north to northeast winds and rapidly building seas Wednesday as strong high pressure builds north of the area.
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 Friday march 22nd. 43 nautical miles east of ponce inlet. 32 nautical miles east of port canaveral. 29 nautical miles east of sebastian inlet. 18 nautical miles east of fort pierce inlet. 9 nautical miles east of saint lucie inlet.


7 Day Forecast for Marine Location Near Titusville, FL
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Area Discussion for - Melbourne, FL
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Fxus62 kmlb 231847
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area forecast discussion
national weather service melbourne fl
247 pm edt Sat mar 23 2019

Discussion
Tonight... A high pressure was centered over ohio this afternoon,
with another center developing off the south carolina coast. This
system will move eastward tonight, stretching towards fl and the
bahamas. As this secondary high pressure moves into the western
atlantic, winds across east central fl will turn from the northeast
to east. Thanks to this new onshore flow, moisture will slowly
increase but not enough to produce any rain, other than a very light
shower across the waters. Temperatures will drop to the low to mid
50s while the treasure coast will regulate near 60.

Sunday... High pressure will be exiting the carolinas in the morning
and continuing to move east during the day. Its western ridge will
be extending towards northern fl, shifting winds from east to
southeast. With this onshore flow, dew points will be able to
increase a bit but will still be considered dry with no possibility
of rain, other than a very light shower that could develop over the
atlantic waters. Temperatures on Sunday will once again start
feeling cool but will warm up rapidly during the day to near 80
across the interior and regulating to the upper 70s along the coast.

Sun night... Subtle mid-level troughing early in the period over the
area pushes quickly quietly eastward as zonal flow becomes
established once again. At the surface high pressure ridging just
north of ecfl settles southward to across the central peninsula by
sunrise Mon morning. Moisture return remains scant and the only
potential shower activity (20pct) will be across the coastal waters
north of sebastian inlet and away from the coast. The pressure
gradient will be very weak as ese winds quickly fall to light calm
after sunset. Overnight lows generally in the u50s over the interior
and volusia coast with l60s central brevard coast southward.

Mon-tue... Modified discussion... Zonal flow aloft Mon becomes
cyclonic tue-tue night as tail end of longwave trough crosses the
state during the day on tue. Low level ridge drops through and south
of region mon, allowing weak frontal boundary to slowly advance
across area tue. Isolated showers possible far south CWA Mon and
from near melbourne northward Tue as front drops southward. More
important feature will be post frontal NE wind surge which develops
between strong high entrenched from new england to the carolinas and
marine low which forms near bermuda. Breezy conditions may develop
along the volusia coast late Tue overnight, bringing scattered
showers onshore and inland, with isolated coastal showers farther
south. MAX temps in the l80s Mon tue, except upper 70s along the
immediate coast. Lows generally in the m-u50s interior volusia coast
and l60s along the coast south from the CAPE and adjacent barrier
islands.

Previous extended forecast discussion
wed-fri... Nw flow prevails aloft as trough along eastern seaboard
moves offshore and evolves into a deep cut-off cyclone near bermuda.

Moderate to strong NE flow between high pressure wedging down the us
east coast and stationary surface low near bermuda peaks Wed along
entire CWA coast, then slowly abates Thu and Fri while veering
easterly. Moisture trapped within tight gradient flow will bring
scattered showers to the eastern half of CWA wed, lingering
overnight across the coastal counties. Isolated coastal showers
still possible Thu fri, but coverage becoming more sparse. NE wind
shift combined with weak cold advection will drop MAX temps about 10
degrees from Tue maxs, ranging from upper 60s along volusia coast to
lower to mid 70s elsewhere. Slow temp moderate will begin thu,
reaching back toward climo fri. Mins through the period generally
mid to upper 50s, except near 60 to the lower 60s along the coast
south of the cape.

Ne wind surge and associated high seas may create high surf and
beach erosion issues along the beaches Wed thu.

Aviation
Vfr conditions expected through Sunday, as winds turn from northeast
to east tonight and southeast on Sunday.

Marine
Tonight-sun... Winds will be turning from northeast to east tonight
and becoming southeast on Sunday 10 to 15 knots. Seas of 3 to 4 feet
will prevail tonight, increasing to 4 to 5 feet across the offshore
waters on Sunday.

Sun night-mon night... Surface ridge axis to the north settles across
the local waters by daybreak Mon morning, then continues further
southward into Mon night. Ese SE initial winds will range from sse-
se during the day on Mon and SW W wnw through the night Mon as a
weak trough pushes across the area. Wind speeds over the open atlc
should stay AOB 15 kts. Initial 3-4 ft seas will subside to 2-3 ft
by daybreak Mon morning. An isolated shower chance through the
period.

Previous extended marine discussion modified
tue-tue night..Winds become NW 5-10 kt as weak front moves across
waters, then veers N and NE Tue night, increasing rapidly toward 20
kt across at least the volusia county waters by daybreak wed. Seas 2-
3 ft tue, building rapidly across waters north of the CAPE by
daybreak Wed to 5-7 ft. Isolated to widely scattered showers on tue
becoming scattered Tue night.

Wed-thu... Strong NE wind surge builds down the coastal waters by mid
day wed. NE winds (early) near 20 kt north of sebastian inlet and 15-
20 knots farther south will continue to increase southward during
the day. Winds will only very slow decrease during the day on thu.

Seas respond quickly to long fetch length of strong NE surge,
reaching 6-10 ft (or more) across waters north of sebastian inlet by
mid day Wed and farther south into the afternoon. Seas remain very
hazardous into thu. Scattered rain chances on Wed becoming isolated
on thu.

Fire weather
As an area of high pressure moves from south carolina towards the
western atlantic tonight, local winds will shift from northeast to
east tonight and Sunday. Min rh will improve on Sunday thanks to the
moisture influx from the east, but will still be dry with values
dropping to near 40 percent on Sunday and Monday. Dispersion will be
generally good on Sunday.

Preliminary point temps pops
Dab 55 77 60 81 10 0 0 10
mco 55 80 60 83 0 0 0 10
mlb 58 77 61 81 0 10 0 10
vrb 58 78 59 81 0 0 10 10
lee 55 81 61 82 0 0 10 10
sfb 54 80 60 82 0 0 0 10
orl 58 80 61 82 0 0 0 10
fpr 57 78 58 82 0 0 10 20

Mlb watches warnings advisories
Fl... None.

Am... None.

Negron sedlock glitto


Weather Reporting Stations
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Stations Dist Age Wind Air TempWater Temp WavesPressureDewPt
TRDF1 - 8721604 - Trident Pier, FL 18 mi47 min 73°F 67°F1023.3 hPa
41113 - Cape Canaveral Nearshore, FL (143) 21 mi35 min 68°F2 ft
41009 - CANAVERAL 20 NM East of Cape Canaveral, FL 34 mi45 min NNW 12 G 14 66°F 3 ft1022.9 hPa56°F
GTXF1 - Guana Tolomato Matanzas Reserve, FL 75 mi110 min NNE 7 66°F 1025 hPa53°F

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Airport Reports
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AirportDistAgeWind ktVisibilitySky/WeatherTempDewPtHumidityPressure
Titusville, FL7 mi40 minENE 87.00 miFair77°F42°F30%1022.7 hPa
Cocoa Beach, Cape Canaveral Air Force Station Skid Strip, FL16 mi39 minNE 910.00 miFair73°F50°F45%1022.3 hPa

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Tide / Current Tables for Titusville, Indian River, Florida
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Titusville
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Sat -- 12:51 AM EDT     4.14 feet Low Tide
Sat -- 06:41 AM EDT     4.18 feet High Tide
Sat -- 07:23 AM EDT     Sunrise
Sat -- 09:23 AM EDT     Moonset
Sat -- 01:35 PM EDT     4.14 feet Low Tide
Sat -- 07:30 PM EDT     4.19 feet High Tide
Sat -- 07:36 PM EDT     Sunset
Sat -- 10:37 PM EDT     Moonrise
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Tide / Current Tables for Playalinda Beach, Florida
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Playalinda Beach
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Sat -- 04:18 AM EDT     -0.59 feet Low Tide
Sat -- 07:23 AM EDT     Sunrise
Sat -- 09:22 AM EDT     Moonset
Sat -- 10:22 AM EDT     4.26 feet High Tide
Sat -- 04:38 PM EDT     -0.80 feet Low Tide
Sat -- 07:35 PM EDT     Sunset
Sat -- 10:37 PM EDT     Moonrise
Sat -- 10:54 PM EDT     4.33 feet High Tide
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