Hazardous Weather Outlook
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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK FOR SOUTH FLORIDA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIAMI FL
543 AM EDT TUE MAY 3 2016

AMZ610-630-650-651-670-671-FLZ063-066>075-168-172>174-GMZ656-657-676-
032145-
LAKE OKEECHOBEE-BISCAYNE BAY-
COASTAL WATERS FROM JUPITER INLET TO DEERFIELD BEACH FL OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM DEERFIELD BEACH TO OCEAN REEF FL OUT 20 NM-
WATERS FROM JUPITER INLET TO DEERFIELD BEACH FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
WATERS FROM DEERFIELD BEACH TO OCEAN REEF FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM
EXCLUDING THE TERRITORIAL WATERS OF BAHAMAS-GLADES-HENDRY-
INLAND PALM BEACH-METRO PALM BEACH-COASTAL COLLIER-INLAND COLLIER-
INLAND BROWARD-METRO BROWARD-INLAND MIAMI-DADE-METRO MIAMI-DADE-
MAINLAND MONROE-COASTAL PALM BEACH-COASTAL BROWARD-COASTAL MIAMI-
DADE-FAR SOUTH MIAMI-DADE-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CHOKOLOSKEE TO BONITA BEACH FL OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM EAST CAPE SABLE TO CHOKOLOSKEE FL OUT 20 NM-
WATERS FROM CHOKOLOSKEE TO BONITA BEACH FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
543 AM EDT TUE MAY 3 2016

...A FEW STRONG TO SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS INTERIOR AND EAST...
...HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS SOUTHEAST FLORIDA BEACHES...
...MODERATE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS PALM BEACHES...

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR SOUTH FLORIDA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

RIP CURRENTS: A HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH
EARLY AFTERNOON ATLANTIC BEACHES OF BROWARD AND MIAMI-DADE
COUNTIES WITH A MODERATE RISK THROUGH TONIGHT. THERE IS A
MODERATE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS FOR PALM BEACH COUNTY BEACHES
THROUGH TONIGHT.

THUNDERSTORMS: SCATTERED TO NUMEROUS THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED TO
DEVELOP EARLY TO MID AFTERNOON FROM THE LAKE OKEECHOBEE AND PALM
BEACH REGION SOUTHWARD ACROSS SOUTHEAST FLORIDA. WIDELY SCATTERED
THUNDERSTORMS ARE ALSO POSSIBLE OVER THE WESTERN INTERIOR OF SOUTH
FLORIDA AND THE GULF COASTAL REGION. THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE CAPABLE
OF PRODUCING FREQUENT DANGEROUS CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING.

WIND: THE STRONGEST THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE CAPABLE OF PRODUCING
BRIEF WIND GUSTS ABOVE 50 MPH.

HAIL: A FEW OF THE STRONGEST THUNDERSTORMS MAY PRODUCE HAIL UP TO
THE SIZE OF NICKELS.

FLOODING: A FEW SLOW MOVING THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE THIS
AFTERNOON AND EVENING, WHICH MAY PRODUCE LOCAL RAIN AMOUNTS OVER
TWO INCHES IN A SHORT PERIOD OF TIME LEADING TO PONDING OF WATER
ON ROADWAYS AND IN AREAS SUSCEPTIBLE TO FLOODING.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY

ANOTHER ROUND OF THUNDERSTORMS IS EXPECTED WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON AND
EVENING ACROSS ALL OF SOUTH FLORIDA AND ADJACENT COASTAL WATERS,
WITH DANGEROUS LIGHTNING, GUSTY WINDS, SMALL HAIL, AND HEAVY RAIN
ALL POSSIBLE.

VERY DRY CONDITIONS AND MODERATE NORTHWEST WINDS ARE EXPECTED
BEHIND THE COLD FRONT FROM THURSDAY THROUGH THE WEEKEND. THIS WILL
LEAD TO ENHANCED FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS, PARTICULARLY OVER ANY
AREAS THAT DO NOT RECEIVE A LOT OF RAINFALL TODAY AND WEDNESDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED, HOWEVER INDIVIDUAL
SPOTTERS ARE ENCOURAGED TO REPORT HIGH WIND, HAIL AND FLOODING TO
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FORECAST OFFICE IN MIAMI.

FOR MORE INFORMATION...VISIT THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN
MIAMI WEBSITE AT WWW.WEATHER.GOV/MIAMI.

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