Hazardous Weather Outlook
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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOBILE AL
1055 AM CST WED JAN 18 2017

ALZ051>060-261>266-FLZ201>206-MSZ067-075-076-078-079-191245-
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-
1055 AM CST WED JAN 18 2017

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

AREAS OF DENSE FOG WILL REDEVELOP AGAIN LATE TONIGHT. VISIBILITIES
LOWERING TO A QUARTER MILE OR LESS IN SOME LOCATIONS.

THERE IS A MODERATE RISK FOR RIP CURRENTS ALONG THE GULF BEACHES OF
ALABAMA AND NORTHWEST FLORIDA TODAY AND TONIGHT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS INCREASE IN AREAL COVERAGE ACROSS THE
REGION THURSDAY AND THURSDAY EVENING...WITH ANOTHER ROUND STORMS
EXPECTED SATURDAY THROUGH SUNDAY AFTERNOON. A FEW STRONG STORMS WITH
GUSTY WINDS...SMALL HAIL...FREQUENT LIGHTNING AND LOCALLY HEAVY
RAINFALL CAN BE EXPECTED THURSDAY AFTERNOON AND THURSDAY EVENING.
ALTHOUGH THERE IS ONLY A MARGINAL RISK OF SEVERE STORMS THURSDAY AND
THURSDAY NIGHT...WHICH IS DEFINED AS THOSE BEING ISOLATED IN
COVERAGE... CONDITIONS MAY BECOME MORE FAVORABLE FOR SEVERE
THUNDERSTORMS LATE SATURDAY INTO SUNDAY. WE WILL CONTINUE TO MONITOR
FOR THIS POSSIBILITY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

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

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GMZ630>635-650-655-670-675-191245-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-1055 AM CST WED JAN 18
2017

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

AREAS OF FOG OVER AREA BAYS...SOUNDS AND NEAR SHORE WATERS THROUGH
LATE THIS MORNING AND AGAIN TONIGHT. FOG LOCALLY DENSE IN SOME AREAS
WITH VISIBILITIES LOWERING TO A MILE OR LESS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

A LIGHT TO MODERATE ONSHORE FLOW WILL GRADUALLY INCREASE THROUGH
LATE WEEK AS A COLD FRONT MOVES EAST INTO THE AREA AND THEN BECOME
STRONG ON SATURDAY AS THE SECOND FRONT APPROACHES FROM THE WEST. WIND
FLOW INCREASES FURTHER AND SHIFTS MORE WESTERLY ON SUNDAY IN THE WAKE
OF THIS SECOND FRONT. RESULTANT SEAS BUILDING LATE WEEK THROUGH THE
WEEKEND...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORIES WILL LIKELY BE REQUIRED.
WINDS...WAVES AND SEAS WILL BE LOCALLY HIGHER IN AND NEAR SHOWERS
AND STORMS ASSOCIATED WITH THE FRONTAL SYSTEMS. FREQUENT LIGHTNING
ACTIVITY AND VISIBILITY REDUCING LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL IS ALSO
EXPECTED IN ANY STRONGER STORMS LATE IN THE WEEK AND INTO THE
WEEKEND. CONDITIONS MAY BECOME MORE FAVORABLE FOR A FEW SEVERE
THUNDERSTORMS OVER THE WEEKEND.

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