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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSONVILLE FL
528 AM EDT THU APR 17 2014

AMZ450-452-454-470-472-474-FLZ020>025-030>033-035>038-040-
GAZ132>136-149>154-162>166-180930-
ALTAMAHA SOUND GA TO FERNANDINA BEACH FL OUT 20 NM-
FERNANDINA BEACH TO ST AUGUSTINE FL OUT 20 NM-
ST AUGUSTINE TO FLAGLER BEACH FL OUT 20 NM-
ALTAMAHA SOUND GA TO FERNANDINA BEACH FL 20 NM TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
FERNANDINA BEACH TO ST AUGUSTINE FL 20 NM TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
ST AUGUSTINE TO FLAGLER BEACH FL 20 NM TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-HAMILTON-
SUWANNEE-COLUMBIA-BAKER-NASSAU-DUVAL-UNION-BRADFORD-CLAY-ST JOHNS-
GILCHRIST-ALACHUA-PUTNAM-FLAGLER-MARION-COFFEE-JEFF DAVIS-BACON-
APPLING-WAYNE-ATKINSON-WARE-PIERCE-BRANTLEY-INLAND GLYNN-
COASTAL GLYNN-ECHOLS-CLINCH-CHARLTON-INLAND CAMDEN-COASTAL CAMDEN-
528 AM EDT THU APR 17 2014

...HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS AT AREA BEACHES THROUGH FRIDAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY...
...LAKE WIND ADVISORY TODAY FOR THE COASTAL COUNTIES...
...HEAVY RAINFALL AND POSSIBLE FLOODING FROM FRIDAY THROUGH EARLY
SATURDAY...
...STRONG TO SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS POSSIBLE FRIDAY AFTERNOON AND
NIGHT IN NORTH CENTRAL AND NORTHEAST FLORIDA...

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR NORTHEAST FLORIDA...
SOUTHEAST GEORGIA AND THE ADJACENT COASTAL WATERS.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT...

STRONG AND GUSTY NORTHEAST WINDS WILL RESULT IN SMALL CRAFT
ADVISORY CONDITIONS OVER THE COASTAL WATERS...AND A HIGH RISK OF
RIP CURRENTS AT AREA BEACHES.

A LAKE WIND ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT FOR THE COASTAL COUNTIES THROUGH
THIS EVENING.

MINOR TO MODERATE FLOODING IS OCCURRING OR FORECAST TO OCCUR WITHIN
SEVERAL LOCAL RIVER BASINS. PLEASE REFER TO THE RIVER FLOOD WARNINGS
AND STATEMENTS FOR MORE INFORMATION.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...
LOW PRESSURE WILL ORGANIZE OVER THE GULF OF MEXICO ON FRIDAY...AND
WILL MOVE SLOWLY THROUGH OUR REGION ON FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY.
HEAVY RAINFALL IS EXPECTED TO OVERSPREAD OUR REGION ON
FRIDAY MORNING...WITH EMBEDDED STRONG TO SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS
POSSIBLE BY FRIDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING OVER NORTH CENTRAL
AND PORTIONS OF NORTHEAST FLORIDA. STRONG TO SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS
WILL HAVE THE POTENTIAL TO PRODUCE DAMAGING WIND GUSTS. RAINFALL
MAY BE SLOW TO DEPART OUR REGION ON SATURDAY...WITH RAINFALL
TOTALS OF 2 TO 4 INCHES...AND LOCALLY HIGHER TOTALS POSSIBLE.
GIVEN SATURATED GROUND CONDITIONS...THE THREAT FOR FLOODING WILL
INCREASE...WITH SUBSTANTIAL RIVER FLOODING POSSIBLE THIS WEEKEND
AND NEXT WEEK.

ONSHORE WINDS WILL STRENGTHEN AS LOW PRESSURE MOVES TOWARDS THE
COASTAL WATERS ON FRIDAY NIGHT...WITH NEAR GALE CONDITIONS
POSSIBLE BY EARLY SATURDAY. STRONG NORTHERLY WINDS WILL CONTINUE
OVER THE COASTAL WATERS THROUGHOUT THE WEEKEND...WITH BUILDING
SEAS EXPECTED OFFSHORE. DANGEROUS SURF AND AN ELEVATED RISK OF RIP
CURRENTS ARE EXPECTED AT AREA BEACHES INTO EARLY NEXT WEEK...AND
HIGH SURF MAY CAUSE BEACH EROSION DURING TIMES OF HIGH TIDE.
SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY CONDITIONS MAY PERSIST INTO EARLY NEXT WEEK.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT REQUESTED AT THIS TIME.

FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION...VISIT THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE
IN JACKSONVILLE WEBSITE ON THE INTERNET AT WEATHER.GOV/JAX.

$$

NELSON






Lake Wind Advisory

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSONVILLE FL
507 AM EDT THU APR 17 2014

FLZ024-025-033-038-GAZ154-166-172300-
/O.CON.KJAX.LW.Y.0020.000000T0000Z-140417T2300Z/
NASSAU-DUVAL-ST JOHNS-FLAGLER-COASTAL GLYNN-COASTAL CAMDEN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FERNANDINA BEACH...JACKSONVILLE...
ST AUGUSTINE...PALM COAST...BRUNSWICK...ST MARYS
507 AM EDT THU APR 17 2014

...LAKE WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...

* TIMING...THROUGH THIS EVENING.

* WINDS...NORTHEAST 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 30 MPH...MAINLY ALONG THE
  COAST AND ALONG OTHER INLAND WATERWAYS.

* IMPACTS...BOATERS IN THE ADVISORY AREA SHOULD AVOID OPEN WATER
  AND STAY CLOSE TO SHORE IN WIND PROTECTED INLETS. HIGH PROFILE
  VEHICLES SHOULD USE EXTRA CAUTION WHEN TRAVELING AS WELL.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A LAKE WIND ADVISORY IS ISSUED WHEN SUSTAINED WINDS OF 20 TO
25 MPH OR GUSTS OF 30 TO 39 MPH ARE EXPECTED. SMALL BOATS WILL BE
ESPECIALLY PRONE TO CAPSIZING. BOATERS IN THE ADVISORY AREA
SHOULD AVOID OPEN WATER AND STAY CLOSE TO SHORE IN WIND PROTECTED
INLETS. HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES SHOULD USE EXTRA CAUTION WHEN
TRAVELING AS WELL.

&&

$$

NELSON












Rip Current Statement

COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSONVILLE FL
450 AM EDT THU APR 17 2014

FLZ024-025-033-038-GAZ154-166-181000-
/O.NEW.KJAX.RP.S.0002.140417T0850Z-140418T2300Z/
NASSAU-DUVAL-ST JOHNS-FLAGLER-COASTAL GLYNN-COASTAL CAMDEN-
450 AM EDT THU APR 17 2014

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN JACKSONVILLE HAS ISSUED A HIGH
RIP CURRENT RISK...WHICH IS IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING.

* TIMING...STRONG ONSHORE WINDS WILL CREATE A HIGH RISK OF RIP
  CURRENTS THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING.

* IMPACTS...RIP CURRENTS WILL BE COMMON AT AREA BEACHES THROUGH AT
  LEAST FRIDAY EVENING. BEACH GOERS SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION IF
  ENTERING THE SURF.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

THERE IS A HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS.

RIP CURRENTS ARE POWERFUL CHANNELS OF WATER FLOWING QUICKLY AWAY
FROM SHORE...WHICH OCCUR MOST OFTEN AT LOW SPOTS OR BREAKS IN THE
SANDBAR AND IN THE VICINITY OF STRUCTURES SUCH AS GROINS...
JETTIES AND PIERS. HEED THE ADVICE OF LIFEGUARDS AND THE BEACH
PATROL. PAY ATTENTION TO FLAGS AND POSTED SIGNS.

IF YOU BECOME CAUGHT IN A RIP CURRENT...DO NOT PANIC. REMAIN CALM
AND BEGIN TO SWIM PARALLEL TO SHORE. ONCE YOU ARE AWAY FROM THE
FORCE OF THE RIP CURRENT...BEGIN TO SWIM BACK TO THE BEACH. DO
NOT ATTEMPT TO SWIM DIRECTLY AGAINST A RIP CURRENT. EVEN A STRONG
SWIMMER CAN BECOME EXHAUSTED QUICKLY.

&&

$$

NELSON









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