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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK FOR SOUTH FLORIDA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIAMI FL
843 PM EDT WED AUG 31 2016

AMZ610-630-650-651-670-671-FLZ063-066>075-168-172>174-GMZ656-657-676-
011245-
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 FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
WATERS FROM DEERFIELD BEACH TO OCEAN REEF FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM
EXCLUDING THE TERRITORIAL WATERS OF 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-
WATERS FROM CHOKOLOSKEE TO BONITA BEACH FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
843 PM EDT WED AUG 31 2016

...MODERATE RISK FOR RIP CURRENTS SOUTH FLORIDA BEACHES...
...SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS, MAINLY THIS EVENING, WEST...

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR SOUTH FLORIDA.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT

THUNDERSTORMS: SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED THIS
EVENING MAINLY OVER WESTERN PORTIONS OF SOUTH FLORIDA. THE
PRIMARY HAZARDS OCCASIONAL LIGHTING STRIKES AND GUSTY WINDS WITH
THE STRONGEST STORMS.

RIP CURRENTS: A MODERATE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS CONTINUES OVER THE
GULF AND ATLANTIC WATERS.

WATERSPOUTS: THE ENVIRONMENT IS GENERALLY FAVORABLE FOR A FEW
WATERSPOUTS OVER THE COASTAL WATERS OF SOUTH FLORIDA.

WIND: BRIEF WIND GUSTS OF 40 TO 50 MPH ARE POSSIBLE WITH THE
STRONGEST STORMS THIS EVENING OVER WESTERN SECTIONS OF SOUTH
FLORIDA.

FLOODING: TORRENTIAL DOWNPOURS FROM THUNDERSTORMS THIS EVENING MAY
LEAD TO ISOLATED STREET FLOODING IN COLLIER COUNTY.

WAVES: SEAS OF 7 TO 8 FEET WILL CONTINUE ACROSS THE OFFSHORE GULF
WATERS THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT INTO THURSDAY.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED EACH DAY, MOST NUMEROUS OVER
THE INTERIOR, LAKE OKEECHOBEE AND GULF COAST AREAS. LOCALLY HEAVY
RAINFALL, OCCASIONAL LIGHTNING STRIKES AND GUSTY WINDS MAY
ACCOMPANY THE STRONGER STORMS.

THE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS WILL LIKELY INCREASE TO THE HIGH RANGE
ALONG THE COLLIER COUNTY COAST THURSDAY AND FRIDAY, WHILE
REMAINING IN THE SLIGHT TO MODERATE RANGE AT THE ATLANTIC BEACHES.
THE RIP CURRENT RISK WILL DECREASE AT THE COLLIER COUNTY BEACHES
THIS WEEKEND AND REMAIN SLIGHT TO MODERATE AT THE ATLANTIC
BEACHES.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

WIDESPREAD SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED, HOWEVER
INDIVIDUAL SPOTTERS ARE ENCOURAGED TO REPORT HIGH WIND AND
FLOODING TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FORECAST OFFICE IN
MIAMI.

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

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