Hazardous Weather Outlook
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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MELBOURNE FL
507 AM EDT SAT AUG 30 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-
507 AM EDT SAT AUG 30 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR EAST CENTRAL FLORIDA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

.THUNDERSTORM IMPACT...
CONSIDERABLE ATMOSPHERIC MOISTURE COMBINED WITH DAYTIME HEATING
AND COOLING TEMPERATURES ALOFT WILL ALLOW FOR MORE STORMS AND A
FEW STRONGER STORMS THIS AFTERNOON. THE SEA BREEZE IS EXPECTED TO
DEVELOP BY NOON AT THE COAST FROM CAPE CANAVERAL SOUTH AND QUICKLY
PUSH INLAND DURING THE AFTERNOON. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND STORMS
FORM FIRST AT THE COAST AROUND NOON THEN MIGRATE INLAND THE REST OF
THE DAY. THE GREATEST COVERAGE AND INTENSITY OF STORMS IS EXPECTED
TO BE LATE AFTERNOON AND EARLY EVENING AND WEST OF ORLANDO.

THE PRIMARY WEATHER HAZARDS FROM STORMS TODAY WILL BE CLOUD TO
GROUND LIGHTNING STRIKES...A FEW WIND GUSTS TO 40 MPH AND LOCALLY
HEAVY RAIN.

.RIP CURRENT IMPACT...
A SUBSIDING LONG PERIOD NORTHEAST SWELL WILL CONTINUE TO PRODUCE
A MODERATE RIP CURRENT RISK HAZARD AT THE ATLANTIC BEACHES TODAY
ESPECIALLY DURING THE AFTERNOON OUTGOING TIDE. CHECK WITH THE LIFE
GUARDS OR BEACH PATROL ABOUT SURF CONDITIONS BEFORE ENTERING THE
SURF. DO NOT ENTER THE WATER ALONE.

.MARINE THUNDERSTORM GUST IMPACT...
BOATERS ON INLAND WATERS MAY EXPERIENCE AN ISOLATED WIND GUST
NEAR 35 KNOTS ASSOCIATED WITH NEARBY OR DISTANT STORMS.

.RIVER FLOOD IMPACT...
THE RIVER LEVEL ON THE SAINT JOHNS AT ASTOR IS FORECAST TO
APPROACH CAUTION STAGE ON SATURDAY...AND THEN SLOWLY FALL SUNDAY
INTO EARLY NEXT WEEK.

.FIRE WEATHER IMPACT...

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY.
A LINGERING EAST SWELL WILL BRING AN ELEVATED RIP CURRENT HAZARD
ALONG THE EAST FLORIDA BEACHES THROUGH SUNDAY. THUNDERSTORM
COVERAGE WILL INCREASE INTO THE WEEKEND AS WINDS SHIFT TO THE
SOUTH AND PUSH HIGHER MOISTURE BACK ACROSS EAST CENTRAL FLORIDA.

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

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