Hazardous Weather Outlook
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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK FOR SOUTH FLORIDA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIAMI FL
1248 AM EDT THU MAY 5 2016

AMZ610-630-650-651-670-671-FLZ063-066>075-168-172>174-GMZ656-657-676-
051200-
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-
1248 AM EDT THU MAY 5 2016

...GUSTY THUNDERSTORMS OVER ATLANTIC WATERS THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR SOUTH FLORIDA.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT

THUNDERSTORMS: A LINE OF SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS WILL CONTINUE TO
MOVE SOUTHEAST OVER THE ATLANTIC WATERS OFFSHORE MIAMI-DADE COUNTY
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT. THE MAIN CONCERNS WITH SOME OF THESE STORMS
WILL BE OCCASIONAL LIGHTNING STRIKES AND WIND GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH.

WIND: GUSTY NORTHWEST WINDS WILL CONTINUE TO OVERSPREAD SOUTH
FLORIDA BEHIND A COLD FRONT THROUGH THE EARLY MORNING HOURS. WINDS
WILL INCREASE TO AROUND 20 KNOTS OVER THE LOCAL GULF AND ATLANTIC
WATERS. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT FOR THE LOCAL ATLANTIC
AND SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION OVER THE GULF.

WAVES: SEAS WILL BUILD TO 7 FEET AND OCCASIONALLY HIGHER ACROSS
THE OFFSHORE ATLANTIC WATERS OF PALM BEACH TO MIAMI DADE COUNTIES
OVERNIGHT.

RIP CURRENTS: MODERATE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS OVERNIGHT AHEAD OF THE
FRONTAL PASSAGE ALONG THE GULF BEACHES.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

GUSTY NORTHWEST WINDS AND VERY DRY CONDITIONS BEHIND THE COLD
FRONT ON THURSDAY MAY BRING AN INCREASED FIRE DANGER TO SOUTH
FLORIDA ON FRIDAY AND SATURDAY.

.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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