Hazardous Weather Outlook
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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOBILE AL
314 PM CDT TUE AUG 30 2016

ALZ051>060-261>266-FLZ201>206-MSZ067-075-076-078-079-312015-
CHOCTAW-WASHINGTON-CLARKE-WILCOX-MONROE-CONECUH-BUTLER-CRENSHAW-
ESCAMBIA-COVINGTON-MOBILE INLAND-BALDWIN INLAND-MOBILE CENTRAL-
BALDWIN CENTRAL-MOBILE COASTAL-BALDWIN COASTAL-ESCAMBIA INLAND-
ESCAMBIA COASTAL-SANTA ROSA INLAND-SANTA ROSA COASTAL-
OKALOOSA INLAND-OKALOOSA COASTAL-WAYNE-PERRY-GREENE-STONE-GEORGE-
314 PM CDT TUE AUG 30 2016

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTH CENTRAL
ALABAMA...SOUTHWEST ALABAMA...NORTHWEST FLORIDA AND SOUTHEAST
MISSISSIPPI.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT

TROPICAL DEPRESSION NINE OVER THE SOUTHEAST GULF OF MEXICO IS
EXPECTED TO BECOME A TROPICAL STORM LATER TODAY AS IT BEGINS TO
MOVE TO THE NORTHWEST ACROSS THE SOUTHEAST GULF. INCREASING SWELL
GENERATED BY THE STORM IS BEGINNING TO SET IN ALONG THE GULF
BEACHES OF ALABAMA AND THE WESTERN FLORIDA PANHANDLE...BRINGING
INCREASED SURF HEIGHTS AND A HIGH RISK OF DANGEROUS TO POTENTIALLY
DEADLY RIP CURRENTS.

A COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY IS NOW IN EFFECT FOR THE SHORES OF ALABAMA
AND NORTHWEST FLORIDA WHICH INCLUDES ALL INLAND BAYS AND SOUNDS.
WATERS LEVELS OF 1 TO 2 FEET ABOVE GROUND LEVEL WILL BE POSSIBLE
THROUGH TONIGHT...ESPECIALLY DURING HIGH TIDE.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY

TROPICAL CYCLONE IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN MOVING NORTHEAST ACROSS THE
EASTERN GULF OF MEXICO ON WEDNESDAY...WHILE GRADUALLY INTENSIFYING.
THIS SHOULD BRING THE CENTER OF THE STORM INTO THE FLORIDA BIG BEND
OR UPPER FLORIDA PENINSULA BY LATE THURSDAY. INCREASED SURF AND A
HIGH RISK OF DANGEROUS TO POTENTIALLY DEADLY RIP CURRENTS WILL LIKELY
CONTINUE ALONG AREA GULF BEACHES THROUGH THE END OF THE WEEK AND
LOOKS TO BE THE ONLY IMPACT TO OUR AREA AT THIS TIME. BREEZY
NORTHEAST TO EASTERLY WINDS EXPECTED OVER THE COASTAL COUNTIES MID TO
LATE WEEK. CHANCES FOR SHOWERS AND STORMS WILL REMAIN RELATIVELY LOW
THROUGH THE PERIOD.

A COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY WILL REMAIN IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY THURSDAY
EVENING FOR THE SHORES OF ALABAMA AND NORTHWEST FLORIDA WHICH INCLUDES
ALL INLAND BAYS AND SOUNDS. WATERS LEVELS OF 1 TO 2 FEET ABOVE GROUND
LEVEL WILL BE POSSIBLE THROUGH TONIGHT...ESPECIALLY DURING HIGH TIDE.
THIS ADVISORY MAY BE EXTENDED INTO FRIDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

ACTIVATION OF SKYWARN SEVERE STORM SPOTTER NETWORKS IS NOT
EXPECTED THROUGH MONDAY.

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GMZ630>635-650-655-670-675-312015-
NORTHERN MOBILE BAY-SOUTHERN MOBILE BAY-MISSISSIPPI SOUND-
PERDIDO BAY-PENSACOLA BAY SYSTEM-CHOCTAWHATCHEE BAY-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PENSACOLA FL TO PASCAGOULA MS OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM DESTIN TO PENSACOLA FL OUT 20 NM-
WATERS FROM PENSACOLA FL TO PASCAGOULA MS FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
WATERS FROM DESTIN TO PENSACOLA FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
314 PM CDT TUE AUG 30 2016

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF THE COASTAL
WATERS OF ALABAMA AND NORTHWEST FLORIDA.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT

THE COMBINATION OF HIGH PRESSURE TO THE NORTH AND TROPICAL DEPRESSION
NINE WELL TO THE SOUTH OVER THE SOUTHEAST GULF OF MEXICO WILL RESULT
IN A MODERATE EAST TO NORTHEAST WIND FLOW OVER THE MARINE AREA
THROUGH TONIGHT. SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION OVER THE GULF
WATERS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY

TROPICAL DEPRESSION NINE IS EXPECTED TO BECOME A TROPICAL STORM AND
MOVE NORTH...THEN NORTHEAST ACROSS THE EASTERN GULF OF MEXICO
WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY. A MODERATELY STRONG EAST TO NORTHEAST FLOW
WILL CONTINUE ALONG WITH MODERATE SEAS OF 5 TO 6 FEET. SMALL CRAFT
SHOULD CONTINUE TO EXERCISE CAUTION...ESPECIALLY OFFSHORE OVER GULF
WATERS THROUGH THE END OF THE WEEK AS WINDS AND WAVES WILL CREATE
HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS FOR SMALL CRAFT. TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS MAY
BE POSSIBLE OVER THE FAR SOUTHEASTERN MARINE ZONES...OUT NEAR 60
NAUTICAL MILES OFFSHORE...OFF THE WESTERN FLORIDA PANHANDLE ON
WEDNESDAY NIGHT. WINDS AND SEAS WILL BEGIN TO SUBSIDE OVER THE
WEEKEND. PLEASE REFER TO PRODUCTS FROM THE NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER
AND NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MOBILE FOR UPDATES REGARDING THE
TROPICAL CYCLONE AND ANY POSSIBLE IMPACTS.

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