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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK FOR SOUTH FLORIDA...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIAMI FL
1020 AM EDT WED SEP 17 2014

AMZ610-630-650-651-670-671-FLZ063-066>075-168-172>174-GMZ656-657-676-
180200-
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-
1020 AM EDT WED SEP 17 2014

...HIGH RISK FOR RIP CURRENTS PALM BEACH COAST...
...SCATTERED TO NUMEROUS STORMS THIS AFTERNOON...
...A FEW STRONG STORMS POSSIBLE EAST COAST METRO AREAS...

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR SOUTH FLORIDA.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT

RIP CURRENTS: THERE IS A HIGH RISK FOR RIP CURRENTS ACROSS THE
PALM BEACH COUNTY BEACHES TAPERING DOWN TO A MODERATE RISK FOR
RIP CURRENTS ACROSS THE BROWARD COUNTY BEACHES.

THUNDERSTORMS: SCATTERED TO NUMEROUS THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE
POSSIBLE THIS AFTERNOON AND EARLY EVENING MAINLY ACROSS THE
INTERIOR AND EAST COAST METRO AREAS. A FEW OF THE STORMS COULD
BECOME STRONG OVER THE EASTERN AREAS OF SOUTH FLORIDA WITH THE
PRIMARY IMPACTS BEING GUSTY WINDS, HEAVY RAINFALL, AND FREQUENT
LIGHTNING.

WIND: THE STRONGEST STORMS TODAY WILL BE CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WIND
GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH MAINLY OVER THE EASTERN INTERIOR AND EAST COAST
METRO AREAS OF SOUTH FLORIDA.

FLOODING: MINOR FLOODING IS POSSIBLE IN THE LOW LYING AND POORLY
DRAIN AREAS OF THE EAST COAST METRO AREAS WITH ANY STORMS THAT DO
DEVELOP TODAY.


.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

THUNDERSTORM CHANCES WILL REMAIN LIKELY THURSDAY AND INTO THE
UPCOMING WEEKEND. FREQUENT LIGHTNING AND GUSTY WINDS WILL BE
POSSIBLE EACH DAY, ALONG WITH LOCALIZED FLOODING WHERE ANY HEAVY
THUNDERSTORMS BECOME CONCENTRATED.

THE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS WILL CONTINUE INTO THE LATTER PART OF THE
WEEK, ESPECIALLY ALONG THE PALM BEACH COUNTY BEACHES WHERE A
LONG-PERIOD SWELL REMAINS FORECASTED.

.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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BAXTER



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