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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE KEY WEST FL
948 AM EDT THU OCT 23 2014

UPDATED TO REMOVE HEAVY RAIN TODAY AND REMOVE THUNDER FROM THE
ISLANDS NORTHWARD

FLZ076>078-GMZ031>035-042>044-052>055-072>075-241000-
MONROE UPPER KEYS-MONROE MIDDLE KEYS-MONROE LOWER KEYS-
FLORIDA BAY INCLUDING BARNES SOUND, BLACKWATER SOUND, AND
BUTTONWOOD SOUND-
BAYSIDE AND GULF SIDE FROM CRAIG KEY TO WEST END OF SEVEN MILE
BRIDGE-
GULF WATERS FROM EAST CAPE SABLE TO CHOKOLOSKEE 20 TO 60 NM OUT
AND BEYOND 5 FATHOMS-
GULF OF MEXICO INCLUDING DRY TORTUGAS AND REBECCA SHOAL CHANNEL-
GULF OF MEXICO FROM WEST END OF SEVEN MILE BRIDGE TO HALFMOON
SHOAL OUT TO 5 FATHOMS-
HAWK CHANNEL FROM OCEAN REEF TO CRAIG KEY OUT TO THE REEF-
HAWK CHANNEL FROM CRAIG KEY TO WEST END OF SEVEN MILE BRIDGE OUT
TO THE REEF-
HAWK CHANNEL FROM WEST END OF SEVEN MILE BRIDGE TO HALFMOON SHOAL
OUT TO THE REEF-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM OCEAN REEF TO CRAIG KEY OUT 20 NM-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM CRAIG KEY TO WEST END OF SEVEN MILE
BRIDGE OUT 20 NM-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM WEST END OF SEVEN MILE BRIDGE TO SOUTH OF
HALFMOON SHOAL OUT 20 NM-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM HALFMOON SHOAL TO 20 NM WEST OF DRY
TORTUGAS OUT 20 NM-
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-
948 AM EDT THU OCT 23 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR THE FLORIDA KEYS AND
ADJACENT COASTAL WATERS.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE ACROSS THE FLORIDA STRAITS TODAY
AND TONIGHT. THE PRIMARY THUNDERSTORM HAZARDS WILL BE
LIGHTNING...AND LOCALLY GUSTY WINDS.

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT FOR THE WESTERN FLORIDA STRAITS
AND THE SOUTHEASTERN GULF WATERS...INCLUDING THOSE SURROUNDING THE
DRY TORTUGAS. THE ADVISORY WILL LIKELY BE EXTENDED TONIGHT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY

ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED ACROSS THE FLORIDA KEYS AND
ADJACENT COASTAL WATERS FRIDAY AND FRIDAY NIGHT. THE PRIMARY
THUNDERSTORM HAZARDS WILL BE LIGHTNING AND LOCALLY GUSTY WINDS.

SEVERAL EPISODES OF RAIN ARE EXPECTED ON FRIDAY. RAIN MAY BE HEAVY
AT TIMES...WITH PONDING OF WATER AND MINOR STREET FLOODING POSSIBLE
IN POOR DRAINAGE AREAS AND LOW-LYING AREAS.

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY WILL BE REQUIRED FOR FLORIDA KEYS COASTAL
WATERS FRIDAY THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT. THE PEAK OF THE SMALL CRAFT
ADVISORY WILL BE FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK FOR SOUTH FLORIDA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIAMI FL
821 AM EDT THU OCT 23 2014

AMZ610-630-650-651-670-671-FLZ063-066>075-168-172>174-GMZ656-657-676-
240030-
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-
821 AM EDT THU OCT 23 2014

...LOCALIZED FLOODING POSSIBLE THROUGH FRIDAY...

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR SOUTH FLORIDA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

RIP CURRENTS: THERE IS A SLIGHT RISK OF RIP CURRENTS FOR THE
ATLANTIC BEACHES TODAY BEFORE CONDITIONS DETERIORATE FRIDAY NIGHT
INTO THE WEEKEND.

THUNDERSTORMS: THERE IS A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS,
ESPECIALLY SOUTH OF ALLIGATOR ALLEY.

FLOODING: THERE IS A SLIGHT RISK OF LOCALIZED FLOODING ACROSS
MOST OF SOUTH FLORIDA. HOWEVER, THERE IS A MODERATE RISK OF
FLOODING ALONG THE ATLANTIC COAST AND ATLANTIC METRO AREAS.

WIND: SUSTAINED WINDS OF 20 TO 25 KTS OVER THE GULF WATERS TODAY,
AND POSSIBLY THE ATLANTIC WATERS TONIGHT, WILL MAKE CONDITIONS
HAZARDOUS FOR BOATERS.

WATERSPOUTS: THERE IS A SLIGHT RISK OF WATERSPOUTS OVER ALL SOUTH
FLORIDA WATERS TODAY.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY

DEEP TROPICAL MOISTURE COMBINED WITH A FRONTAL BOUNDARY COULD
RESULT IN HEAVY RAINFALL AND FLOODING THROUGH TOMORROW,
ESPECIALLY ACROSS THE PALM BEACH, BROWARD, AND MIAMI-DADE METRO
AREAS.

HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS IS LIKELY FOR THE ATLANTIC BEACHES FOR
SATURDAY.

.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.

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

$$

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