Hazardous Weather Outlook
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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOBILE AL
659 AM CST THU JAN 19 2017

ALZ051>060-261>266-FLZ201>206-MSZ067-075-076-078-079-201300-
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-
659 AM CST THU JAN 19 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 HAVE DEVELOPED ACROSS PORTIONS OF INTERIOR SOUTHEAST
MISSISSIPPI AND MUCH OF SOUTHWEST ALABAMA AND THE WESTERN FLORIDA
PANHANDLE...AS WELL AS THE ADJACENT NEAR SHORE COASTAL WATERS. THE
FOG OVER INLAND AREAS WILL DISSIPATE BY MID MORNING...BUT WILL LIKELY
PERSIST THROUGH MIDDAY ALONG THE COAST.

THERE IS A MODERATE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS FOR AREA BEACHES TODAY AND
TONIGHT.

THERE IS A MARGINAL RISK OF SEVERE STORMS FOR THE ENTIRE AREA
THIS AFTERNOON INTO THIS EVENING WITH THE MAIN RISK DAMAGING WIND
GUSTS. ISOLATED BRIEF TORNADOES POSSIBLE...BUT THIS RISK IS LIMITED.
ONLY NUISANCE TYPE FLOODING WILL BE POSSIBLE AS THE STORMS WILL MOVE
RATHER QUICKLY ACROSS THE AREA THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY

ANOTHER ROUND OF STRONG TO POSSIBLY SEVERE STORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE FROM
LATE FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON AND POSSIBLY INTO EARLY
SUNDAY MORNING. THE MAIN THREATS WILL BE DAMAGING WIND GUSTS...BUT
LARGE HAIL AND AN ISOLATED TORNADO WILL BE POSSIBLE AS WELL.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

ACTIVATION OF SKYWARN SEVERE STORM SPOTTER NETWORKS MAY BE REQUIRED
FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY.

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GMZ630>635-650-655-670-675-201300-
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-
659 AM CST THU JAN 19 2017

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

AREAS OF DENSE FOG WILL CONTINUE OVER BAYS...SOUNDS AND NEAR SHORE
WATERS THROUGH AROUND NOON TODAY. WITH SHOWERS AND STORMS MOVING IN
FROM THE WEST LATER TODAY AND THIS EVENING FOG POTENTIAL TONIGHT WILL
BE A LITTLE LESS THAN PREVIOUS FEW NIGHTS.

AN AREA OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS...SOME STRONG...WILL MOVE EAST
ACROSS PORTIONS OF THE MARINE AREA TODAY. INCREASED SOUTHERLY FLOW
AND GRADUALLY BUILDING SEAS EXPECTED IN ADVANCE OF THE STORMS...LOCALLY
HIGHER IN AND NEAR STRONGER STORMS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY

SEVERAL ROUNDS OF STRONG TO POTENTIALLY SEVERE STORMS WILL AFFECT THE
MARINE AREA FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH THE WEEKEND. WINDS AND SEAS WILL BE
LOCALLY HIGHER NEAR STRONGER STORMS. A STRONG WESTERLY WIND FLOW WILL
DEVELOP IN THE WAKE OF FINAL ROUND OF STORMS LATE SUNDAY...WITH
CONDITIONS BECOMING HAZARDOUS FOR SMALL CRAFT. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY
WILL LIKELY BE REQUIRED BY LATE IN THE WEEKEND.

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