Hazardous Weather Outlook
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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Melbourne FL
500 AM EDT Tue Jul 25 2017

AMZ550-552-555-570-572-575-FLZ041-044>047-053-054-058-059-064-141-
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Flagler Beach to Volusia-Brevard County Line 0-20 nm-Volusia-
Brevard County Line to Sebastian Inlet 0-20 nm-
Sebastian Inlet to Jupiter Inlet 0-20 nm-Flagler Beach to Volusia-
Brevard County Line 20-60 nm-Volusia-
Brevard County Line to Sebastian Inlet 20-60 nm-
Sebastian Inlet to Jupiter Inlet 20-60 nm-Inland Volusia County-
Northern Lake County-Orange-Seminole-Southern Brevard County-
Osceola-Indian River-Okeechobee-St. Lucie-Martin-
Coastal Volusia County-Southern Lake County-
Northern Brevard County-
500 AM EDT Tue Jul 25 2017

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR EAST CENTRAL FLORIDA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

.THUNDERSTORM IMPACT...
Showers and lightning storms are expected to become isolated to
scattered this afternoon and early evening, mainly from near
Orlando southward. Storm movement will be slow and erratic. The
main threats from storms today will be frequent cloud to ground
lightning, heavy downpours, and wind gusts up to 45 mph in a few
stronger storms.

.EXCESSIVE HEAT IMPACT...
The combination of hot temperatures and high humidity will create
a dangerous situation in which heat illnesses are possible. Drink
plenty of fluids...stay in an air-conditioned room...stay out of
the sun...and check up on relatives and neighbors.

.RIP CURRENT IMPACT...
A small east swell along with ocean tides will produce a Moderate
Risk of strong and dangerous rip currents at the beaches of east
central Florida. Always swim within sight of a lifeguard.

.MARINE THUNDERSTORM GUST IMPACT...
Isolated to scattered lightning storms are expected to impact
inland lakes this afternoon, mainly south of Orlando. A few storms
may impact the intracoastal and near shore Atlantic waters along
the Space and Treasure coasts this afternoon. Gusty winds
exceeding 35 knots and frequent lightning strikes are the main
hazards in stronger storms. Movement will be slow and erratic. Seek
safe harbor in advance of storms.

.RIVER FLOOD IMPACT...
Shingle Creek at Campbell remains within one foot of flood stage.
Any additional rainfall may lead to a slight rise of the creek.
Residents near Shingle Creek in the Campbell area should remain
alert to changes in the creek level and listen to advice from
local authorities.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY.
Coverage of afternoon lightning storms will be lower than normal
again Wednesday, then a return to scattered coverage is expected
late week and into the weekend.

Very warm temperatures and high humidity will continue through
at least mid-week to create the potential for dangerous heat
illnesses.

A small, but persistent east swell will keep an elevated threat
for strong and dangerous rip currents forecast at local beaches
into late week.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...
Spotter activation will not be needed today.

$$

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