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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK FOR SOUTH FLORIDA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIAMI FL
441 PM EST MON FEB 8 2016

AMZ610-630-650-651-670-671-FLZ063-066>075-168-172>174-GMZ656-657-676-
090945-
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-
441 PM EST MON FEB 8 2016

...HAZARDOUS MARINE CONDITIONS CONTINUE...
...HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS GULF AND ATLANTIC COASTS...

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR SOUTH FLORIDA.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT

RIP CURRENTS: THERE IS A HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS ALONG ALL
ATLANTIC AND GULF SOUTH FLORIDA BEACHES. STRONG RIP CURRENTS WILL
CONTINUE FROM THE PALM BEACHES TO SOUTH BEACH...AS A LONG PERIOD
NORTH NORTHEAST SWELL CONTINUES TO IMPACT THE ATLANTIC WATERS.

WAVES: A LONG PERIOD NORTH NORTHEAST SWELL WILL CONTINUE TO IMPACT
THE ATLANTIC WATERS. SWELLS ARE EXPECTED TO PEAK AROUND 5 FEET
OFFSHORE PALM BEACH COUNTY THIS EVENING, KEEPING SIGNIFICANT WAVE
HEIGHTS AT 7 TO 9 FEET IN THE ATLANTIC. THIS MAY LEAD TO MINOR
BEACH EROSION AND COASTAL FLOODING IN VULNERABLE SPOTS, ESPECIALLY
AT HIGH TIDES. IN THE GULF, SEAS WILL INCREASE TO 8 TO 10 FEET
LATE TONIGHT IN THE OFFSHORE WATERS WITH A WESTERLY WIND SURGE.

WIND: WESTERLY WINDS WILL INCREASE TO 20 TO 30 KNOTS BEHIND
ANOTHER COLD FRONT MOVING THROUGH SOUTH FLORIDA. OCCASIONAL GUSTS
TO GALE FORCE WILL BE POSSIBLE OVERNIGHT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY

GUSTY WEST WINDS WILL KEEP HAZARDOUS MARINE CONDITIONS OVER ALL
THE LOCAL WATERS THROUGH MID WEEK. A LINGERING LONG PERIOD SWELL
WILL KEEP SEAS HIGHER IN THE ATLANTIC THROUGH LATE WEEK, ALONG
WITH A MODERATE TO HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS.

TEMPERATURES WILL REMAIN BELOW NORMAL FOR MOST OF THE WEEK. THE
COLDEST NIGHT IS EXPECTED TO BE WEDNESDAY NIGHT WITH LOWS IN THE
40S AREA WIDE...WITH EVEN UPPER 30S POSSIBLE WEST OF LAKE
OKEECHOBEE.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED.

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

$$
GREGORIA



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