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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Tampa Bay Ruskin FL
457 AM EST Thu Feb 23 2017

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-
873-876-240000-
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-
457 AM EST Thu Feb 23 2017

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for West Central And Southwest
Florida.

.Day One...Today and Tonight.

...FOG IMPACT...
Fog will be common this morning and may be locally
dense...resulting in visibilities below one mile at times. If you
encounter fog...slow down and use your low beam headlights. Fog
should clear by mid morning.

...RIP CURRENT IMPACT...
Increased wave action at area beaches will lead to a high risk of
rip currents today. This can be especially dangerous for children
and inexperienced swimmers. Avoid swimming and never venture into
the water without a floatation device.

.Days Two through Seven...Friday through Wednesday.

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed today.

$$

Austin

Hazardous Weather Outlook for South Florida
National Weather Service Miami FL
415 AM EST Thu Feb 23 2017

AMZ610-630-650-651-670-671-FLZ063-066>075-168-172>174-GMZ656-657-676-
240000-
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-
415 AM EST Thu Feb 23 2017

...Moderate Risk of Rip Currents Palm Beach County beaches...

This hazardous weather outlook is for South Florida.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

Rip currents: There is a Moderate Risk of rip currents for the Palm
Beach County beaches today.

Visibility: Patchy areas of fog are possible across the interior and
western regions of South Florida this morning. Isolated areas of
restricted visibilities are possible. Conditions should improve by
mid-morning.

No other hazardous weather is expected at this time.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY

Moderate Risk of rip currents likely to persist for portions of east
coast beaches this weekend through early next week.

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.


.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.

$$
Kelly


Short Term Forecast


Short Term Forecast
National Weather Service Key West FL
254 PM EST Thu Feb 23 2017

GMZ072>075-232100-
Straits of Florida from Ocean Reef to Craig Key 20 to 60 NM out-
Straits of Florida from Craig Key to west end of Seven Mile Bridge
20 to 60 NM out-
Straits of Florida from west end of Seven Mile Bridge to south of
Halfmoon Shoal 20 to 60 NM out-
Straits of Florida from Halfmoon Shoal to 20 NM west of Dry Tortugas
20 to 60 NM out-
254 PM EST Thu Feb 23 2017

.NOW...
Through 400 PM, isolated to scattered weak showers move eastward
across the outer Florida Straits at 20 knots. Only light to moderate
rainfall is expected, with locally gusty winds possible. Most of the
activity will linger 40 to 60 nm out from the island chain.

$$

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