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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK FOR SOUTH FLORIDA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIAMI FL
243 PM EDT FRI JUL 31 2015

AMZ610-630-650-651-670-671-FLZ063-066>075-168-172>174-GMZ656-657-676-
010645-
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-
243 PM EDT FRI JUL 31 2015

...SCATTERED TO NUMEROUS THUNDERSTORMS THIS AFTERNOON...
...MODERATE RISK FOR RIP CURRENTS GULF BEACHES...

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR SOUTH FLORIDA.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT

RIP CURRENTS: THERE IS A MODERATE RISK FOR RIP CURRENTS AT COLLIER
COUNTY BEACHES. THERE IS A SLIGHT RISK OF RIP CURRENTS ON ATLANTIC
BEACHES.

THUNDERSTORMS: THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED TO DEVELOP THIS
AFTERNOON, ESPECIALLY AROUND LAKE OKEECHOBEE AND PALM BEACH
COUNTY. THE PRIMARY THREAT WITH THESE THUNDERSTORMS IS FREQUENT
CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING, ALTHOUGH A FEW STRONG THUNDERSTORMS MAY
ALSO CONTAIN GUSTY WINDS.

HAIL: THE STRONGEST THUNDERSTORMS ARE CAPABLE OF PRODUCING SMALL
HAIL.

WIND: GUSTS TO 55 MPH ARE POSSIBLE WITH THE STRONGEST THUNDERSTORMS.

FLOODING: LOCALIZED URBAN FLOODING CANT BE RULED OUT WHERE
TORRENTIAL DOWNPOURS OCCUR.

TEMPERATURES: HEAT INDICES WILL EXCEED 100 DEGREES MOST AREAS
TODAY. OVER THE EVERGLADES, HEAT INDICES AROUND 105 DEGREES ARE
EXPECTED.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY

THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE EACH AFTERNOON AND EARLY
EVENING, ESPECIALLY OVER THE INTERIOR. THE PRIMARY IMPACT FROM
THESE THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING.


.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED, HOWEVER INDIVIDUAL
SPOTTERS ARE ENCOURAGED TO REPORT HIGH WIND, HAIL 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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