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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAMPA BAY RUSKIN FL
452 AM EDT SAT MAY 23 2015

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-
873-876-240900-
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-
452 AM EDT SAT MAY 23 2015

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

...THUNDERSTORM IMPACT...
DEEP MOISTURE AND A STRONG SEA BREEZE CIRCULATION WILL CAUSE
SCATTERED TO NUMEROUS THUNDERSTORMS THIS AFTERNOON THAT WILL
CONTINUE THROUGH THE EARLY EVENING. THUNDERSTORMS THAT DEVELOP
TODAY WILL BE CAPABLE OF PRODUCING STRONG GUSTY WINDS...FREQUENT
DEADLY LIGHTNING STRIKES...HEAVY RAINS...AND SMALL HAIL.

...MARINE IMPACTS...
STRONG EASTERLY WINDS WILL SURGE DURING THE EVENING AND EARLY
MORNING HOURS CREATING HAZARDOUS BOATING CONDITIONS FOR SMALL
CRAFT OPERATORS. MARINERS SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION IF PLANNING ANY
TRIPS INTO THE GULF DURING THE UPCOMING HOLIDAY WEEKEND.

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

...THUNDERSTORM IMPACT...
ADEQUATE LOW LEVEL MOISTURE COMBINED WITH DAYTIME HEATING AND
THE SEA BREEZE BOUNDARIES WILL SUPPORT SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS
SUNDAY AND MONDAY...WITH AN EAST TO SOUTHEAST STEERING FLOW
FAVORING HIGHEST COVERAGE OF STORMS ALONG THE FLORIDA WEST COAST
BOTH DAYS DURING THE LATE AFTERNOON AND EARLY EVENING HOURS.
STORMS THAT DEVELOP WILL BE CAPABLE OF PRODUCING STRONG GUSTY
WINDS...FREQUENT LIGHTNING STRIKES...HEAVY RAINS...AND SMALL HAIL.
THUNDERSTORMS CHANCES WILL DECREASE TUESDAY THROUGH THURSDAY AS
DRIER AIR MOVES INTO THE REGION.

...MARINE IMPACTS...
STRONG HIGH PRESSURE BUILDING IN NORTH OF FLORIDA WILL BRING
AN INCREASING EASTERLY WIND FLOW ACROSS THE GULF WATERS THROUGH
EARLY NEXT WEEK. THESE INCREASING WINDS WILL CREATE HAZARDOUS
BOATING CONDITIONS FOR SMALL CRAFT OPERATORS...ESPECIALLY DURING
THE LATE NIGHT AND EARLY MORNING HOURS AND MARINERS SHOULD
EXERCISE CAUTION IF PLANNING ANY TRIPS INTO THE GULF DURING THE
UPCOMING HOLIDAY WEEKEND.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED TODAY.

$$

FLEMING




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