Hazardous Weather Outlook
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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MELBOURNE FL
403 AM EST MON DEC 29 2014

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COASTAL WATERS FROM FLAGLER BEACH TO VOLUSIA BREVARD COUNTY LINE
OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM VOLUSIA BREVARD COUNTY LINE TO SEBASTIAN
INLET OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM SEBASTIAN INLET TO JUPITER INLET OUT 20 NM-
WATERS FROM FLAGLER BEACH TO VOLUSIA BREVARD COUNTY LINE 20 TO
60 NM OFFSHORE-
WATERS FROM VOLUSIA BREVARD COUNTY LINE TO SEBASTIAN INLET 20 TO
60 NM OFFSHORE-
WATERS FROM SEBASTIAN INLET TO JUPITER INLET 20 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
INLAND VOLUSIA-NORTHERN LAKE-ORANGE-SEMINOLE-SOUTHERN BREVARD-
OSCEOLA-INDIAN RIVER-OKEECHOBEE-ST. LUCIE-MARTIN-COASTAL VOLUSIA-
SOUTHERN LAKE-NORTHERN BREVARD-
403 AM EST MON DEC 29 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR EAST CENTRAL FLORIDA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

.DENSE FOG/SMOKE IMPACT...
PATCHY FOG HAS DEVELOPED ACROSS ALL OF EAST CENTRAL FLORIDA EARLY
THIS MORNING WITH MORE WIDESPREAD FOG OCCURRING NORTH AND WEST OF
INTERSTATE 4 AND AROUND LAKE OKEECHOBEE. LOCALLY DENSE FOG WITH
VISIBILITIES A QUARTER OF A MILE OR LESS WILL BE POSSIBLE THROUGHOUT
THE REGION THROUGH DAYBREAK THIS MORNING. VISIBILITIES MAY CHANGE
RAPIDLY IN A SHORT DISTANCE...MAKING HIGHWAY DRIVING HAZARDOUS.
FOG IS EXPECTED TO AGAIN DEVELOP ACROSS PORTIONS OF EAST CENTRAL
FLORIDA LATE TONIGHT INTO TUESDAY MORNING.

IF YOU ENCOUNTER DENSE FOG WHEN DRIVING...SLOW DOWN...USE YOUR LOW
BEAM HEADLIGHTS AND LEAVE PLENTY OF DISTANCE BETWEEN YOUR CAR AND
THE ONE IN FRONT OF YOU.

.RIP CURRENT IMPACT...
SMALL OCEAN SWELLS WITH A VERY LONG WAVE PERIOD WILL CONTINUE TO
IMPACT EAST CENTRAL FLORIDA BEACHES TODAY...PRODUCING A HIGH RISK
FOR STRONG RIP CURRENTS. THE RISK WILL BE MAXIMIZED NEAR LOW TIDE
AROUND SUNRISE THIS MORNING AND DURING THE EVENING.

ONLY ENTER THE CHILLY SURF NEAR A LIFEGUARD. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO SWIM
DIRECTLY AGAINST A RIP CURRENT. EVEN A STRONG SWIMMER CAN BECOME
EXHAUSTED QUICKLY. INSTEAD SWIM TO THE SIDE...THEN BACK TO THE BEACH
ONCE BEYOND THE PULL OF THE RIP CURRENT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY.
LONG PERIOD SWELL WILL SLOWLY DIMINISH AT LOCAL BEACHES EARLY THIS
WEEK...KEEPING THE RIP CURRENT RISK ELEVATED. NORTH TO NORTHEAST
WINDS BEHIND A FRONT WILL INCREASE SEAS ACROSS THE OFFSHORE WATERS
INTO WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY. ANOTHER PERIOD OF ELEVATED SOUTHERLY
FLOW WILL BE POSSIBLE THIS WEEKEND.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...
SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED TODAY.

$$

MOSES






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