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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook for South Florida
National Weather Service Miami FL
441 PM EDT Wed Aug 16 2017

AMZ610-630-650-651-670-671-FLZ063-066>075-168-172>174-GMZ656-657-676-
170845-
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 from 20 to 60 NM-
Waters from Deerfield Beach to Ocean Reef FL from 20 to 60 NM
excluding the territorial waters of 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-
Waters from Chokoloskee to Bonita Beach FL from 20 to 60 NM-
441 PM EDT Wed Aug 16 2017

...SCATTERED TO NUMEROUS AFTERNOON THUNDERSTORMS, MAINLY INTERIOR...
...LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL MAY PRODUCE MINOR STREET FLOODING...
...HEAT INDICES BETWEEN 105 AND 107 DEGREES...

This hazardous weather outlook is for South Florida.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT

Thunderstorms: Scattered thunderstorms are expected to develop over
the western suburbs of the east coast metropolitan area and eastern
portions of the Naples area early this afternoon as the seabreezes
develop. Coverage will increase over interior areas of South Florida
later this afternoon and early evening with the seabreeze collision.
The primary threat will be frequent lightning.

Flooding: Slow moving thunderstorms may produce periods of locally
heavy rainfall, which may lead to minor flooding of roadways and
areas of poor drainage.

Temperatures: Heat indices over portions of South Florida will range
from 105 to 107 degrees.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

Scattered to numerous thunderstorms are expected across South
Florida each afternoon through the week, with the highest chances
mainly over the interior. Generally slow moving storms will be able
to produce locally heavy rainfall along with lightning as the main
hazards. Storm coverage is expected to increase into the upcoming
weekend.

Heat index values may exceed 105 degrees across the western and
interior areas of South Florida through at least Friday.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed.

For more information...visit the National Weather Service in
Miami website at www.weather.gov/miami.

$$




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