Hazardous Weather Outlook
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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MELBOURNE FL
515 AM EDT WED SEP 17 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-
515 AM EDT WED SEP 17 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR EAST CENTRAL FLORIDA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

.THUNDERSTORM IMPACT...
DEEP MOISTURE AHEAD OF A FRONTAL BOUNDARY WILL ALLOW NUMEROUS
SHOWERS AND SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS TO DEVELOP ACROSS CENTRAL
FLORIDA TODAY. STORM MOTION WILL BE EAST AROUND 20 MPH. A FEW
STRONG STORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE THIS AFTERNOON WITH WIND GUSTS
AROUND 40 MPH...FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING...AND LOCAL
HEAVY RAINFALL.

.RIP CURRENT IMPACT...
LONG PERIOD SWELLS FROM DISTANT HURRICANE EDOUARD WILL IMPACT THE
EAST FLORIDA COAST TODAY AND GENERATE A HIGH RIP CURRENT THREAT
ALONG AREA BEACHES. THE THREAT WILL BE HIGHEST THROUGH 12:30 PM
THIS AFTERNOON DUE TO TIDAL EFFECTS. BEACH GOERS ARE URGED TO CHECK
WITH LOCAL BEACH RESCUE FOR THE LATEST SURF CONDITIONS AND NOT
ENTER THE SURF ABOVE YOUR KNEES. ALWAYS SWIM WITHIN SIGHT OF A
LIFEGUARD.

.MARINE THUNDERSTORM GUST IMPACT...
NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS WILL MOVE EAST AROUND
20 KNOTS ACROSS THE CENTRAL FLORIDA AND THE LOCAL ATLANTIC TODAY.
DUE TO THE RAPID MOTION...A FEW STORMS WILL BE CAPABLE OF
PRODUCING WIND GUSTS AROUND 35 KNOTS AS THEY MOVE ACROSS INTERIOR
LAKES AND PUSH OFFSHORE.

.WIND AND SEA IMPACT...
LONG PERIOD SWELLS GENERATED BY DISTANT HURRICANE EDOUARD WILL
PUSH INTO THE LOCAL ATLANTIC WATERS TODAY. WHILE NEARSHORE SEAS
ARE NOT EXPECTED TO REACH HAZARDOUS LEVELS...THE INCOMING SWELL
WILL CREATE ROUGH CONDITIONS NEAR THE INLETS...ESPECIALLY DURING
THE OUTGOING TIDES. BOATERS NAVIGATING THE INLETS ARE URGED TO USE
CAUTION.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY.
LONG PERIOD SWELLS FROM DISTANT HURRICANE EDOUARD WILL DIMINISH
INTO THURSDAY BUT WILL MAINTAIN AN ELEVATED RIP CURRENT THREAT
ALONG AREA BEACHES. IN ADDITION...BOATERS MAY EXPERIENCE HAZARDOUS
CONDITIONS NEAR INLETS ESPECIALLY DURING THE OUTGOING TIDE THROUGH
THURSDAY. RAIN CHANCES WILL DIMINISH ON THURSDAY BEHIND A COLD
FRONT...BUT WILL INCREASE AGAIN INTO THE WEEKEND WITH A SLIGHT
CHANGE OF THUNDERSTORMS EACH AFTERNOON.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...
SPOTTERS ARE REQUESTED TO MONITOR THE WEATHER AND SELF ACTIVATE
IF NEEDED.

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BRAGAW



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