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Short Term Forecast

SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIAMI FL
405 AM EDT SAT AUG 30 2014

AMZ630-650-651-670-671-FLZ068-072-074-168-172-173-301000-
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-METRO PALM BEACH-
METRO BROWARD-METRO MIAMI DADE-COASTAL PALM BEACH-COASTAL BROWARD-
COASTAL MIAMI DADE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...PALM SPRINGS...FLORIDA GARDENS...
ABERDEEN...BOCA WEST...COCONUT CREEK...CORAL SPRINGS...TAMARAC...
SUNRISE...PLANTATION...DAVIE...COOPER CITY...HOLLYWOOD...
PEMBROKE PINES...MIRAMAR...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
405 AM EDT SAT AUG 30 2014

.NOW...
THROUGH THE EARLY MORNING HOURS...ISOLATED SHOWERS WILL CONTINUE
TO DEVELOP OVER THE ATLANTIC WATERS AND MOVE NORTHWEST AT 10 KNOTS
INTO THE EAST COAST METRO AREAS OF SOUTH FLORIDA BEFORE
DISSIPATING.

HEAT INDICES WILL ALSO REMAIN IN THE LOWER TO MID 90S EARLY THIS
MORNING...AS THE TEMPERATURES WILL REMAIN IN THE MID 80S WITH DEW
POINTS IN THE MID 70S.

$$



Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK FOR SOUTH FLORIDA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIAMI FL
328 AM EDT SAT AUG 30 2014

AMZ610-630-650-651-670-671-FLZ063-066>075-168-172>174-GMZ656-657-676-
310100-
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-
328 AM EDT SAT AUG 30 2014

...MODERATE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS EAST COAST BEACHES TODAY...
...SOME STRONG STORMS INTERIOR AND WEST COAST THIS AFTERNOON...
...HEAT INDICES AROUND 105 TODAY...

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR SOUTH FLORIDA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

RIP CURRENTS: EASTERLY WINDS OF 10 TO 15 MPH TODAY WILL LEAD TO A
MODERATE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS ALONG THE EAST COAST BEACHES OF
SOUTH FLORIDA TODAY.

THUNDERSTORMS: ISOLATED TO SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE
OVER SOUTH FLORIDA THIS AFTERNOON WITH THE BEST COVERAGE OVER THE
INTERIOR AND WEST COAST METRO AREAS THIS AFTERNOON. SOME OF THE
STORMS COULD EVEN BECOME STRONG OVER THE INTERIOR AND WEST COAST
METRO AREAS OF SOUTH FLORIDA WITH THE PRIMARY IMPACTS BEING GUSTY
WINDS, LIGHTING STRIKES, AND HEAVY RAINFALL.

WIND: THE STRONGEST STORMS OVER THE INTERIOR AND WEST COAST METRO
AREAS OF SOUTH FLORIDA TODAY WILL BE CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WIND
GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH.

TEMPERATURES: HIGHS TODAY WILL WARM UP INTO LOWER TO MID 90S OVER
SOUTH FLORIDA WITH DEW POINTS IN THE LOWER TO MID 70S. THIS WILL
ALLOW FOR THE HEAT INDICES TO GET UP AROUND 105 DEGREES TODAY
WITH EVEN SOME ISOLATED AREAS OVER THE INTERIOR SECTION OF SOUTH
FLORIDA GETTING UP TO AROUND 108 DEGREES.



.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

MAINLY AFTERNOON AND EARLY EVENING THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED
THIS LABOR DAY WEEKEND OVER SOUTH FLORIDA ESPECIALLY OVER THE
INTERIOR AREAS. THE BIGGEST THREAT WITH THIS ACTIVITY WILL BE
FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING.

HEAT INDICES OF AROUND 105 DEGREES ARE POSSIBLE ACROSS SOUTH
FLORIDA THIS LABOR DAY WEEKEND.

THE THREAT OF RIP CURRENTS WILL CONTINUE ALONG THE EAST COAST
BEACHES OF SOUTH FLORIDA THIS LABOR DAY WEEKEND AS THE EASTERLY
WIND FLOW CONTINUES.


.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

WIDESPREAD 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 ESPECIALLY OVER THE INTERIOR AND WEST COAST METRO AREAS OF
SOUTH FLORIDA.

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

$$

BAXTER



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