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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAMPA BAY RUSKIN FL
408 AM EDT SAT AUG 27 2016

FLZ043-050-052-056-057-061-139-142-148-149-151-155-160-162-165-
239-242-248-249-251-255-260-262-265-GMZ830-836-850-853-856-870-
873-876-271515-
SUMTER-PINELLAS-POLK-HARDEE-HIGHLANDS-DESOTO-COASTAL LEVY-
COASTAL CITRUS-COASTAL HERNANDO-COASTAL PASCO-
COASTAL HILLSBOROUGH-COASTAL MANATEE-COASTAL SARASOTA-
COASTAL CHARLOTTE-COASTAL LEE-INLAND LEVY-INLAND CITRUS-
INLAND HERNANDO-INLAND PASCO-INLAND HILLSBOROUGH-INLAND MANATEE-
INLAND SARASOTA-INLAND CHARLOTTE-INLAND LEE-TAMPA BAY WATERS-
CHARLOTTE HARBOR AND PINE ISLAND SOUND-
COASTAL WATERS FROM TARPON SPRINGS TO SUWANNEE RIVER FL OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM ENGLEWOOD TO TARPON SPRINGS FL OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM BONITA BEACH TO ENGLEWOOD FL OUT 20 NM-
WATERS FROM TARPON SPRINGS TO SUWANNEE RIVER FL OUT 20 TO 60 NM-
WATERS FROM ENGLEWOOD TO TARPON SPRINGS FL OUT 20 TO 60 NM-
WATERS FROM BONITA BEACH TO ENGLEWOOD FL OUT 20 TO 60 NM-
408 AM EDT SAT AUG 27 2016

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR WEST CENTRAL AND SOUTHWEST
FLORIDA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

...THUNDERSTORM IMPACT...
SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS WILL FORM LATER THIS MORNING ACROSS INLAND
AREAS AND MOVE WESTWARD DURING THE AFTERNOON...INCREASING TO
NUMEROUS COVERAGE NEAR THE COAST. THESE SHOWERS AND STORMS WILL
WIND DOWN AS THEY SLIDE OFFSHORE IN THE EVENING. HEAVY RAIN...
GUSTY WINDS...AND FREQUENT LIGHTNING WILL ACCOMPANY ANY STRONGER
STORMS THAT OCCUR.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY.

...TROPICAL IMPACT...
A AREA OF LOW PRESSURE NEAR THE CENTRAL BAHAMAS THIS MORNING WILL
MOVE THROUGH THE FLORIDA STRAITS DURING THE NEXT COUPLE OF DAYS
THEN INTO THE EASTERN GULF OF MEXICO EARLY NEXT WEEK. THE MODELS
HAVE A LARGE SPREAD IN THE TRACK AND STRENGTH OF THIS LOW BUT THE
GENERAL TREND IS FOR DEEP TROPICAL MOISTURE TO SPREAD ACROSS THE
AREA AND CONTINUE FOR MUCH OF THE WEEK. THIS WILL PRODUCE SCATTERED
TO NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TO SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS WITH
THE GREATEST THREAT HEAVY RAINFALL AND LOCALIZED FLOODING. AS THE
LOW MOVES ACROSS THE GULF WINDS MAY INCREASE TO 20 KNOTS WITH SEAS
UP TO 5 FEET...BUT WITH LOCALLY HIGHER WINDS AND SEAS NEAR
THUNDERSTORMS.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED TODAY.

$$

RUDE




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