Hazardous Weather Outlook
Issued by NWS Miami, FL

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Hazardous Weather Outlook for South Florida
National Weather Service Miami FL
608 PM EST Wed Jan 17 2018

AMZ610-630-650-651-670-671-FLZ063-066>075-168-172>174-GMZ656-657-676-
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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-
608 PM EST Wed Jan 17 2018

...Freezing Temperatures Across Glades and Hendry Late Tonight...
...Hazardous Wind Chills Across Much of South Florida Tonight...
...Hazardous Boating Conditions Developing Over the Gulf and Atlantic...

This hazardous weather outlook is for South Florida.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT

Rip currents: There is a moderate risk of rip currents along both the
Atlantic and Gulf beaches of South Florida.

Temperatures: Temperatures are forecast to drop to around freezing
across much of Glades and Hendry counties late tonight. Wind chill
values are forecast to drop below 35 degrees for a majority South
Florida, excluding the immediate metropolitan east coast. Wind
chills will drop below 30 degrees for much of inland Collier and
inland Palm Beach, as well as all of Glades and Hendry counties.

Wind: Gusty northwest winds will overspread the South Florida waters
behind a cold front late this evening. Speeds will increase to 20 to
25 knots over the Gulf and Atlantic waters overnight, gradually
becoming more northerly by daybreak.

Waves: Strong winds will build seas to 7 to 9 feet over the open Gulf
and Atlantic waters late tonight.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

Hazardous boating conditions will linger through most of Thursday
before gradually improving.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed tonight.

For more information...visit the National Weather Service in Miami
website at www.weather.gov/miami.

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