Weather Alerts for Costal NE Florida

Issued by the National Weather Service

River Flood Warning  RIVER FLOOD WARNING   River Flood Warning
COSTAL NE FLORIDA

Areas Affected:
Lake - Volusia
Effective: Tue, 11/19 11:04am Updated: Tue, 11/19 1:38pm Urgency: Expected
Expires: Thu, 11/21 11:04am Severity:  Moderate  Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
...A River Flood Warning remains in effect for the Saint Johns River
at Astor...
The river level on the Saint Johns River at Astor is forecast to stay in
Minor Flood Stage for the foreseeable future.
The Flood Warning Continues For
The St Johns River Near Astor.
* Minor Flooding is Occurring and Minor Flooding is Forecast.
*At 3.0 feet, Moderate flooding, with water covering yards and
further encroaching on many low lying homes near the river. Flooding
of many yards and low lying roads near the river.
&&
Fld   Observed         Forecast 7 am EST/8 am EDT
Location     Stg   Stg  Day  Time   Wed    Thu    Fri    Sat    Sun
St. Johns River
Astor       2.3   2.8  Tue 10 AM   2.8    2.8    2.7    2.7    2.7
&&

Coastal Flood Advisory  COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY   Coastal Flood Advisory
COSTAL NE FLORIDA

Areas Affected:
Clay - Inland Duval - Inland Flagler - Inland St. Johns - Putnam
Effective: Tue, 11/19 2:28am Updated: Tue, 11/19 1:38pm Urgency: Expected
Expires: Wed, 11/20 7:00pm Severity: Minor Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EST
WEDNESDAY...
* LOCATIONS...St. Johns River Basin.
* TIDAL DEPARTURE...Water levels of 1 to 2 feet above ground
level will be possible during times of high tide.
* COASTAL FLOOD IMPACTS...Minor tidal flooding is expected
around times of high tide.

Information:
A Coastal Flood Advisory indicates that elevated water levels and
tides will combine to generate flooding of low areas.

Rip Current Statement  RIP CURRENT STATEMENT   Rip Current Statement
COSTAL NE FLORIDA

Areas Affected:
Coastal Volusia - Indian River - Martin - Northern Brevard County - Southern Brevard County - St. Lucie
Effective: Tue, 11/19 6:00am Updated: Tue, 11/19 1:38pm Urgency: Expected
Expires: Tue, 11/19 7:00pm Severity:  Moderate  Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...
...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM EST THIS MORNING
THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON...
The National Weather Service in Melbourne has issued a High Rip
Current Risk, which is in effect through this evening. A Beach
Hazards Statement has also been issued. This Beach Hazards
Statement for minor beach erosion is in effect from 9 AM EST this
morning through this afternoon.
* TIMING...Life threatening rip currents will be present all day.
High tide around 1 pm am will produce minor beach erosion.
* LOCATION...east central Florida beaches.
* IMPACTS...Large, long period swells will propagate into the surf
zone and produce rough surf and a High Risk for rip currents,
posing a threat to all levels of swimmers. Entering the surf is
not advised. Minor Beach erosion will occur due to wave runup to
the dune line around the times of high tide.

Information:
There is a high risk of rip currents.
Rip currents are powerful channels of water flowing quickly away
from shore, which occur most often at low spots or breaks in the
sandbar and in the vicinity of structures such as jetties and
piers. Heed the advice of lifeguards...beach patrol flags and
signs.
Swim near a lifeguard. If caught in a rip current, relax and
float. Don`t swim against the current. If able, swim in a
direction following the shoreline. If unable to escape, face the
shore and call or wave for help.

Beach Hazards Statement  BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT   Beach Hazards Statement
COSTAL NE FLORIDA

Areas Affected:
Coastal Volusia - Indian River - Martin - Northern Brevard County - Southern Brevard County - St. Lucie
Effective: Tue, 11/19 9:00am Updated: Tue, 11/19 1:38pm Urgency: Expected
Expires: Tue, 11/19 4:00pm Severity:  Moderate  Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...
...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM EST THIS MORNING
THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON...
The National Weather Service in Melbourne has issued a High Rip
Current Risk, which is in effect through this evening. A Beach
Hazards Statement has also been issued. This Beach Hazards
Statement for minor beach erosion is in effect from 9 AM EST this
morning through this afternoon.
* TIMING...Life threatening rip currents will be present all day.
High tide around 1 pm am will produce minor beach erosion.
* LOCATION...east central Florida beaches.
* IMPACTS...Large, long period swells will propagate into the surf
zone and produce rough surf and a High Risk for rip currents,
posing a threat to all levels of swimmers. Entering the surf is
not advised. Minor Beach erosion will occur due to wave runup to
the dune line around the times of high tide.

Information:
There is a high risk of rip currents.
Rip currents are powerful channels of water flowing quickly away
from shore, which occur most often at low spots or breaks in the
sandbar and in the vicinity of structures such as jetties and
piers. Heed the advice of lifeguards...beach patrol flags and
signs.
Swim near a lifeguard. If caught in a rip current, relax and
float. Don`t swim against the current. If able, swim in a
direction following the shoreline. If unable to escape, face the
shore and call or wave for help.