Hazardous Weather Outlook
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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK FOR SOUTH FLORIDA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIAMI FL
1100 AM EDT WED AUG 20 2014

AMZ610-630-650-651-670-671-FLZ063-066>075-168-172>174-GMZ656-657-676-
210000-
LAKE OKEECHOBEE-BISCAYNE BAY-
COASTAL WATERS FROM JUPITER INLET TO DEERFIELD BEACH, FL OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM DEERFIELD BEACH TO OCEAN REEF, FL OUT 20 NM-
WATERS FROM JUPITER INLET TO DEERFIELD BEACH, FL EXTENDING FROM
20 NM TO 60 NM-
WATERS FROM DEERFIELD BEACH TO OCEAN REEF, FL EXTENDING FROM 20 NM
TO THE TERRITORIAL WATERS OF THE BAHAMAS-GLADES-HENDRY-
INLAND PALM BEACH-METRO PALM BEACH-COASTAL COLLIER-INLAND COLLIER-
INLAND BROWARD-METRO BROWARD-INLAND MIAMI DADE-METRO MIAMI DADE-
MAINLAND MONROE-COASTAL PALM BEACH-COASTAL BROWARD-
COASTAL MIAMI DADE-FAR SOUTH MIAMI DADE-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CHOKOLOSKEE TO BONITA BEACH, FL OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM EAST CAPE SABLE TO CHOKOLOSKEE, FL OUT 20 NM-
GULF WATERS FROM CHOKOLOSKEE TO BONITA BEACH, FL EXTENDING FROM
20 TO 60 NM-
1100 AM EDT WED AUG 20 2014

...SCATTERED TO NUMEROUS THUNDERSTORMS THIS AFTERNOON ESPECIALLY INTERIOR...

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR SOUTH FLORIDA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

THUNDERSTORMS: AFTERNOON AND EARLY EVENING THUNDERSTORMS ARE
FORECAST MAINLY ACROSS THE INTERIOR AND IN PARTICULAR ACROSS AREAS
SOUTH OF LAKE OKEECHOBEE. THE MAIN THREATS WILL BE FREQUENT
LIGHTNING, GUSTY WINDS, AND LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL.

WIND: LOCALIZED GUSTY WINDS OF 40-50 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE IN THE
STRONGEST THUNDERSTORMS ACROSS INTERIOR PORTIONS OF SOUTH FLORIDA
AND THE SOUTHWEST FLORIDA COAST INCLUDING THE ADJACENT WATERS.

FLOODING: STORMS MOVEMENT IS EXPECTED TO BE NEARLY STATIONARY TODAY
WITH PROPAGATION AND/OR MOVEMENT DRIVEN MOSTLY BY OUTFLOW BOUNDARY
INTERACTIONS. THIS MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR LOCALLY HEAVY
RAINFALL THAT COULD RESULT IN MINOR STREET FLOODING PARTICULARLY
ACROSS THE INTERIOR AND SOUTHWEST FLORIDA COAST.

TEMPERATURES: MAXIMUM HEAT INDEX VALUES WILL BE NEAR 100 DEGREES
ACROSS THE METRO AREAS OF SOUTH FLORIDA THIS AFTERNOON...WITH
VALUES AROUND 105 DEGREES POSSIBLE IN THE WESTERN INTERIOR.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

CHANCES OF THUNDERSTORMS WILL REMAIN IN THE FORECAST THROUGH THE
REMAINDER OF THE WEEK WITH LESS ACTIVITY FOR THE WEEKEND.

THERE COULD BE A SLIGHT RISK OF RIP CURRENTS FOR THE ATLANTIC
WATERS FOR THE WEEKEND.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED AT THIS TIME.

FOR MORE INFORMATION...VISIT THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN
MIAMI WEBSITE AT WWW.WEATHER.GOV/MIAMI.

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