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Special Weather Statement

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIAMI FL
1044 AM EST SAT FEB 28 2015

FLZ072>074-172-173-281645-
COASTAL MIAMI DADE COUNTY FL-INLAND MIAMI-DADE COUNTY FL-
METRO BROWARD COUNTY FL-COASTAL BROWARD COUNTY FL-
METROPOLITAN MIAMI DADE FL-
1044 AM EST SAT FEB 28 2015

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SOUTHEASTERN BROWARD AND
NORTHEASTERN MIAMI-DADE COUNTIES UNTIL 1145 AM EST...

AT 1037 AM EST...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A CLUSTER OF STRONG STORMS
BETWEEN CAROL CITY, OPA LOCKA, AND NORTH MIAMI BEACH AND SURROUNDING
COMMUNITIES. THESE STORMS WERE NEARLY STATIONARY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

THE PRIMARY IMPACTS WILL BE GUSTY WINDS OF 40 TO 50 MPH AND LOCALLY
VERY HEAVY RAINFALL. THESE WINDS CAN DOWN SMALL TREE LIMBS AND
BRANCHES...AND BLOW AROUND UNSECURED SMALL OBJECTS. SEEK SHELTER IN
A SAFE BUILDING UNTIL THE STORM PASSES. REMAIN ON THE ALERT IN CASE
URBAN FLOOD ADVISORIES BECOMING NECESSARY.

&&

LAT...LON 2590 8013 2591 8013 2590 8015 2588 8014
      2587 8014 2588 8016 2586 8018 2586 8014
      2585 8014 2585 8016 2584 8015 2591 8040
      2602 8027 2599 8012
TIME...MOT...LOC 1544Z 020DEG 2KT 2593 8022

$$

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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK FOR SOUTH FLORIDA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIAMI FL
1025 AM EST SAT FEB 28 2015

AMZ610-630-650-651-670-671-FLZ063-066>075-168-172>174-GMZ656-657-676-
010330-
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-
1025 AM EST SAT FEB 28 2015

...MINOR FLOODING AND GUSTY WINDS POSSIBLE EAST COAST TODAY...
...MODERATE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS EAST COAST BEACHES TODAY...
...SLIGHT RISK WATERSPOUTS ATLANTIC WATERS THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR SOUTH FLORIDA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

WIND: SOME OF THE STORMS TODAY WILL BE CAPABLE OF PRODUCING
ISOLATED WIND GUSTS IN EXCESS OF 40 MPH MAINLY ALONG THE EAST
COAST METRO AREAS FROM NORTHEAST MIAMI DADE TO PALM BEACH COUNTY.

FLOODING: MINOR ISOLATED STREET FLOODING WILL ALSO BE POSSIBLE
WITH SOME OF THE STORMS TODAY ALONG THE EAST COAST METRO AREAS
FROM NORTHEAST MIAMI DADE TO PALM BEACH COUNTY.

RIP CURRENTS: THERE IS A MODERATE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS ALONG THE
EAST COAST BEACHES OF SOUTH FLORIDA.

WATERSPOUTS: THE RISK OF WATERSPOUTS WILL CONTINUE ALONG THE
ADJACENT COASTAL WATERS OF MIAMI DADE TO PALM BEACH COUNTY
THROUGH THE EARLY AFTERNOON.

WAVES: SEAS ARE EXPECTED TO REACH 7 TO 8 FEET OVER THE GULF
STREAM WATERS OF PALM BEACH COUNTY.

NO OTHER HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

THE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS WILL CONTINUE INTO THE WEEKEND.

THERE IS A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS ACROSS THE INTERIOR WEST
PORTIONS OF SOUTH FLORIDA SUNDAY AFTERNOON.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

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

$$



Short Term Forecast

SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIAMI FL
1012 AM EST SAT FEB 28 2015

AMZ630-650-651-670-671-FLZ067-068-071>074-168-172>174-281715-
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-INLAND PALM BEACH-
METRO PALM BEACH-INLAND BROWARD-METRO BROWARD-INLAND MIAMI DADE-
METRO MIAMI DADE-COASTAL PALM BEACH-COASTAL BROWARD-
COASTAL MIAMI DADE-FAR SOUTH MIAMI DADE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...PAHOKEE...SOUTH BAY...BELLE GLADE...
WELLINGTON...LION COUNTRY SAFARI...SOUTH COUNTY REGIONAL PARK...
PALM SPRINGS...FLORIDA GARDENS...ABERDEEN...BOCA WEST...
MICCOSUKEE INDIAN RESERVATION...MARKHAM PARK...COCONUT CREEK...
CORAL SPRINGS...TAMARAC...SUNRISE...PLANTATION...DAVIE...
COOPER CITY...HOLLYWOOD...PEMBROKE PINES...MIRAMAR...HOMESTEAD...
FLORIDA CITY...REDLAND...MICCOSUKEE RESORT...KENDALE LAKES...
WEST KENDALL...COUNTRY WALK...SHARK VALLEY...MIAMI...
MIAMI GARDENS...MIAMI LAKES...HIALEAH...DORAL...SOUTH MIAMI...
KENDALL...CUTLER RIDGE...JUPITER...WEST PALM BEACH...BOCA RATON...
POMPANO BEACH...FORT LAUDERDALE...FORT LAUDERDALE BEACH...
HOLLYWOOD BEACH...AVENTURA...MIAMI BEACH...MIAMI SHORES...
DOWNTOWN MIAMI...CUTLER BAY...HOMESTEAD BAYFRONT PARK...
EVERGLADES NATIONAL PARK
1012 AM EST SAT FEB 28 2015

.NOW...
AREAS OF LIGHT TO MODERATE RAIN WITH EMBEDDED SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS WILL IMPACT COASTAL AND METRO SECTIONS
OF BROWARD COUNTY AND NORTHEAST SECTIONS OF MIAMI DADE THROUGH
THE NEXT HOUR OR TWO BRINGING PERIODS OF HEAVY DOWNPOURS ACROSS
AFFECTED COMMUNITIES. MINOR STREET FLOODING IN SOME AREAS PARTICULARLY
IN SOUTHEASTERN BROWARD AND NORTHEASTERN MIAMI DADE IS POSSIBLE
THROUGH THIS PERIOD. GUSTY WINDS OF 30-40 MPH ARE ALSO POSSIBLE
WITH THE STORMS IN SOUTHEAST BROWARD AND NORTHEAST MIAMI DADE
CAPABLE OF BLOWING AROUND SMALL LOSE OBJECTS.

$$



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