158  
FXUS62 KMLB 291355  
AFDMLB  
 
AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MELBOURNE FL  
ISSUED BY NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAMPA BAY RUSKIN FL  
955 AM EDT WED MAR 29 2017  
   
UPDATE
 
 
RIDGING SURFACE AND ALOFT WILL CONTINUE WITH A RATHER LIGHT AND  
VARIABLE LOW LEVEL FLOW BECOMING ONSHORE NEAR THE COAST THIS  
AFTERNOON AS THE SEA BREEZE DEVELOPS. LIMITED MOISTURE MAINLY  
BELOW 750 MB WITH DRY AIR ABOVE THIS, SO ONLY EXPECTING TO SEE  
SOME MORE SCATTERED TO BROKEN STRATOCUMULUS/ALTOCUMULUS DEVELOP  
WITH DAYTIME HEATING. OVERALL THE CURRENT GRIDS/ZONE FORECAST  
LOOKS ON TRACK WITH NO MORNING UPDATE NEEDED.  
 

 
   
AVIATION
 
 
CONTINUED MAINLY VFR THROUGH THE PERIOD WITH LIGHT AND VARIABLE  
WINDS THIS MORNING. THE EAST COAST SEA BREEZE WILL DEVELOP AND  
MOVE INLAND SLOWLY THIS AFTERNOON/EARLY EVENING GRADUALLY BACKING  
WINDS TO EAST TO SOUTHEAST. WINDS WILL AGAIN BECOME LIGHT AND  
VARIABLE THIS EVENING/OVERNIGHT WITH PATCHY FOG POTENTIALLY  
PRODUCING MVFR VISIBILITIES FOR A BRIEF PERIOD LATE NIGHT INTO  
EARLY THURSDAY MORNING.  
 

 
   
MARINE
 
 
SURFACE HIGH PRESSURE REMAINS IN CONTROL THE OF WEATHER CONDITIONS  
ACROSS THE AREA WITH WINDS BECOMING ONSHORE ALONG THE COAST BY  
EARLY AFTERNOON AS THE EAST COAST SEA BREEZE DEVELOPS AND MOVES  
INLAND. WINDS SPEEDS GENERALLY AT OR BELOW 10 KNOTS OVER THE OPEN  
ATLANTIC THROUGH TONIGHT. WIND DIRECTION WILL BECOME OFFSHORE  
AGAIN LATER THIS EVENING AND OVERNIGHT WITH THE WEAK PRESSURE  
GRADIENT IN PLACE. PERSISTENT EAST SWELLS COULD PRODUCE ROUGH  
CONDITIONS NEAR INLETS DURING THE OUTGOING TIDE AGAIN TODAY.  
PRESENT MARINE FORECAST LOOKS OK WITH NO MAJOR CHANGES PLANNED FOR  
LATE MORNING FORECAST.  
 

 
   
PRELIMINARY POINT TEMPS/POPS
 
 
DAB 85 65 84 65 / 0 0 10 10  
MCO 88 66 86 64 / 0 0 10 10  
MLB 83 66 83 68 / 0 0 10 10  
VRB 83 64 84 65 / 0 0 0 10  
LEE 87 66 86 67 / 0 0 20 20  
SFB 87 66 86 66 / 0 0 10 10  
ORL 88 68 86 66 / 0 0 10 10  
FPR 84 61 84 63 / 0 0 0 10  
 

 
   
MLB WATCHES/WARNINGS/ADVISORIES
 
 
FL...NONE.  
AM...NONE.  

 
 

 
 
UPDATE/AVIATION/MARINE...CLOSE  
 
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