Hazardous Weather Outlook
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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MELBOURNE FL
533 AM EDT TUE SEP 16 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-
533 AM EDT TUE SEP 16 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR EAST CENTRAL FLORIDA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

.THUNDERSTORM IMPACT...
DEEPER MOISTURE MOVING INTO THE AREA WILL LEAD TO HIGHER RAIN
CHANCES TODAY. SCATTERED TO NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
WILL DEVELOP ACROSS WEST CENTRAL FLORIDA AND PUSH EAST TO
SOUTHEAST AROUND 10 TO 15 MPH ACROSS THE REGION INTO THE
AFTERNOON. BEST RAIN CHANCES EXPECTED FROM LAKE COUNTY EASTWARD
TOWARD VOLUSIA AND NORTHERN BREVARD COUNTY WHERE GREATEST MOISTURE
EXISTS. A FEW STRONG STORMS POSSIBLE LATER IN THE DAY WITH ANY
CONVECTION THAT INTERACTS WITH THE EAST COAST SEA BREEZE...WHICH
IS MOST LIKELY TO DEVELOP FROM THE CAPE SOUTHWARD.

MAIN THREATS FROM ANY STRONGER STORMS WILL BE FREQUENT CLOUD TO
GROUND LIGHTNING...WIND GUSTS UP TO 40 TO 50 MPH AND LOCALLY
HEAVY RAINFALL.

.RIP CURRENT IMPACT...
LONGER PERIOD SWELLS WILL BEGIN TO MOVE INTO THE COASTAL WATERS
LATE THIS AFTERNOON WHICH WILL COMBINE WITH TIDAL EFFECTS TO
PRODUCE A MODERATE RIP CURRENT RISK AT AREA BEACHES. CHECK WITH
LOCAL BEACH RESCUE ON THE LATEST SURF CONDITIONS AND ALWAYS SWIM
WITHIN SIGHT OF A LIFEGUARD.

.MARINE THUNDERSTORM GUST IMPACT...
SCATTERED TO NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND STORMS WILL MOVE EAST TO
SOUTHEAST UP TO 10 TO 15 MPH ACROSS EAST CENTRAL FLORIDA THIS
AFTERNOON. A FEW STRONGER STORMS WILL BE ABLE TO PRODUCE WIND
GUSTS AROUND 35 KNOTS AS THEY MOVE ACROSS INTERIOR LAKES AND AS
THEY PUSH OFFSHORE LATER IN THE AFTERNOON...MAINLY NORTH OF
SEBASTIAN INLET.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY.
THUNDERSTORM CHANCES WILL CONTINUE TO INCREASE TOMORROW AS A WEAK
FRONTAL BOUNDARY MOVES SOUTH INTO CENTRAL FLORIDA AND MAINTAINS
DEEP MOISTURE OVER THE REGION.

INCREASING LONG PERIOD SWELLS FROM DISTANT HURRICANE EDOUARD OVER
THE CENTRAL ATLANTIC IS FORECAST TO PRODUCE A HIGH RISK OF STRONG
RIP CURRENTS WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY WITH GRADUALLY IMPROVING
CONDITIONS BY THE WEEKEND. IN ADDITION...BOATERS MAY EXPERIENCE
HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS NEAR INLETS ESPECIALLY DURING THE OUTGOING TIDE
WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY.

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

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WEITLICH





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