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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook for South Florida
National Weather Service Miami FL
404 AM EDT Thu Sep 21 2017

AMZ610-630-650-651-670-671-FLZ063-066>075-168-172>174-GMZ656-657-676-
220000-
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-
404 AM EDT Thu Sep 21 2017

...HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS EAST COAST BEACHES TODAY...
...ISOLATED TO SCATTERED STORMS POSSIBLE TODAY...

This hazardous weather outlook is for South Florida.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

Rip currents: There is High Risk of rip currents along all Atlantic
beaches.

Thunderstorms: Isolated to scattered thunderstorms are possible over
South Florida today with the best coverage over the interior areas.
The primary impacts will be lightning strikes.

Temperatures: The heat indices will be able to get up to 100 to 105
degrees over the southern interior areas of South Florida this
afternoon.


.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY

Scattered to numerous afternoon thunderstorms are possible over
South Florida Friday and Saturday, before drier air works into the
area late this weekend into early next week reducing the coverage of
the thunderstorms.

Long period northeast swells from distant tropical Storm Jose and
Hurricane Maria will continue to lead to an enhancement of rip
currents along all Atlantic beaches through early next week.

The Atlantic seas will also become hazardous this weekend into early
next week due to the long period of northeast swells.


.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not expected at this time.

For more information...visit the National Weather Service in Miami
website at www.weather.gov/miami.

$$

Baxter




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