Hazardous Weather Outlook
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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOBILE AL
1038 PM CST FRI JAN 20 2017

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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-
1038 PM CST FRI JAN 20 2017

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

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT

NUMEROUS TO WIDESPREAD SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL SPREAD ACROSS
THE REGION LATE TONIGHT INTO EARLY SATURDAY MORNING. THIS ACTIVITY
WILL INITIALLY DEVELOP AND MOVE INTO SOUTHEAST MISSISSIPPI AND
SOUTHWEST ALABAMA GENERALLY WEST OF THE INTERSTATE 65 CORRIDOR PRIOR
TO 7 A.M. SATURDAY MORNING. THERE IS AN ENHANCED RISK OF SEVERE
WEATHER OVERNIGHT GENERALLY WEST OF A CAMDEN TO GULF SHORES ALABAMA
LINE OVERNIGHT...WITH A SLIGHT RISK EXTENDING AS FAR EAST AS A
LUVERNE...ANDALUSIA...NAVARRE LINE.

SOME STORMS COULD LOCALLY CONTAIN LARGE DAMAGING HAIL AND STRAIGHT
LINE WINDS OF 70 MPH OR HIGHER AND POSSIBLY A FEW TORNADOES.
ISOLATED STRONG TORNADOES ARE ALSO POSSIBLE...POSSIBLY UP TO AT LEAST
EF-2 INTENSITY GENERALLY ALONG AND SOUTH OF A NEW AUGUSTA...
LEAKESVILLE...BAY MINETTE LINE. PLEASE SEE MORE ON THE IMPACTS AND
TIMING...WHICH ALSO INCLUDES FLOODING IMPACTS ON OUR WEBSITE AT
WWW.WEATHER.GOV/MOB.

FOG MAY LOCALLY REDUCE VISIBILITY TO ONE HALF MILE OR LESS IN SOME
SPOTS OVERNIGHT.

THERE IS A MODERATE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS OVERNIGHT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY

THUNDERSTORMS...SOME SEVERE...WILL CONTINUE MAINLY EAST OF INTERSTATE
65 THROUGH EARLY SUNDAY MORNING. THE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE DAMAGING
HAIL AND STRAIGHT LINE WINDS 70 MPH OR HIGHER WILL PERSIST. ISOLATED
STRONG TORNADOES WILL ALSO REMAIN POSSIBLE (SOME AS HIGH AS EF-2
INTENSITY POSSIBLE).

A WIND ADVISORY MAY BE NEEDED FROM LATE SUNDAY AND INTO MONDAY...
ESPECIALLY NEAR THE COAST FOR SUSTAINED 25 MPH WINDS WITH FREQUENT
GUSTS AT OR ABOVE 30 MPH.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

ACTIVATION OF EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT AND STORM SPOTTER GROUPS
WILL BE NEEDED IN SUPPORT OF SEVERE WEATHER OPERATIONS TONIGHT.

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GMZ630>635-650-655-670-675-220445-
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-
1038 PM CST FRI JAN 20 2017

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

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT

AREAS OF DENSE FOG WILL FORM THIS EVENING OVER AREA BAYS...SOUNDS
AND WATERWAYS TONIGHT.

THUNDERSTORMS...SOME SEVERE...WILL DEVELOP AND SPREAD ACROSS THE
COASTAL WATERS FROM WEST TO EAST LATE TONIGHT. SOME STORMS COULD
LOCALLY CONTAIN LARGE DAMAGING HAIL AND STRAIGHT LINE WINDS 70 MPH OR
HIGHER. ISOLATED TORNADOES OVER WATER ARE ALSO POSSIBLE. PLEASE SEE
MORE ON THE IMPACTS AND TIMING AT WWW.WEATHER.GOV/MOB.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY

THUNDERSTORMS...SOME SEVERE...WILL CONTINUE MAINLY EAST OF MOBILE
BAY SATURDAY EVENING THROUGH EARLY SUNDAY MORNING. THE POTENTIAL FOR
LARGE DAMAGING HAIL AND STRAIGHT LINE WINDS 70 MPH OR HIGHER WILL
PERSIST. ISOLATED STRONG TORNADOES OVER WATER WILL ALSO POSSIBLE.

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT SATURDAY EVENING THROUGH SUNDAY.
A GALE WATCH IS IN EFFECT FROM LATE SUNDAY UNTIL EARLY MONDAY.

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