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COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAMPA BAY RUSKIN FL
742 PM EST SAT FEB 18 2017

FLZ160-200300-
/O.CON.KTBW.BH.S.0004.000000T0000Z-170220T0300Z/
COASTAL SARASOTA-
742 PM EST SAT FEB 18 2017

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY
EVENING...

* FLORIDA RED TIDE HIGH RESPIRATORY IRRITATION POTENTIAL
  IMPACTS...SYMPTOMS MAY INCLUDE COUGHING...SNEEZING...AND TEARING
  EYES. PEOPLE WITH RESPIRATORY CONDITIONS SUCH AS ASTHMA...
  EMPHYSEMA...AND OTHER PULMONARY DISEASES MAY BE MORE SENSITIVE.
  IRRITATION MAY VARY LOCALLY AND THROUGHOUT THE DAY. IF YOU
  EXPERIENCE UNCOMFORTABLE SYMPTOMS...CONSIDER GOING TO AN
  UNAFFECTED BEACH NEARBY.

* FLORIDA RED TIDE RESPIRATORY IRRITATION TIMING/LOCATION...NOAA
  FORECAST:...

NORTHERN SARASOTA COUNTY: GULF COAST...POSSIBLE SUNDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

FLORIDA RED TIDE OBSERVATIONS...YOU CAN FIND UNAFFECTED BEACHES
BY CHECKING REPORTS OF RECENT LOCAL OBSERVATIONS AND DATA: MOTE
MARINE LABORATORY DAILY BEACH CONDITIONS
HTTP://WWW.MOTE.ORG/BEACHES AND THE FLORIDA FISH AND WILDLIFE
CONSERVATION COMMISSION (FWC) RED TIDE STATUS
HTTP://MYFWC.COM/REDTIDESTATUS.

FLORIDA RED TIDE HEALTH INFORMATION...CONSULT THE FLORIDA
DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH: HTTP://WWW.FLORIDAHEALTH.GOV/ENVIRONMENTAL-
HEALTH/AQUATIC- TOXINS/RED-TIDE.HTM OR CALL THE POISON CONTROL
CENTER AT: 1 800 222 1222.

INCLUSION OF EXTERNAL LINKS DOES NOT CONSTITUTE ENDORSEMENT BY
THE DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE (DOC)/(NOAA) OF THESE EXTERNAL WEB
SITES OR THE INFORMATION, PRODUCTS, OR SERVICES CONTAINED
THEREIN.

FLORIDA RED TIDE INFORMATION SOURCES...RED TIDE FORECASTS ARE
PROVIDED BY THE NATIONAL OCEAN SERVICE WITH DATA PROVIDED BY THE
FWC AND MOTE MARINE LABORATORY.

&&

$$

HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/TAMPA


Hazardous Weather Outlook


Hazardous Weather Outlook for South Florida
National Weather Service Miami FL
1044 AM EST Sun Feb 19 2017

AMZ610-630-650-651-670-671-FLZ063-066>075-168-172>174-GMZ656-657-676-
200345-
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-
1044 AM EST Sun Feb 19 2017

...ISOLATED THUNDERSTORM POSSIBLE THIS AFTERNOON ATLANTIC WATERS...

This hazardous weather outlook is for South Florida.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

Thunderstorms: An isolated thunderstorm or two cant be ruled out over
Atlantic waters through late afternoon.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...MONDAY THROUGH SATURDAY

There is a slight chance for thunderstorms Wednesday into Thursday.

.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.

$$
KONARIK

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Melbourne FL
900 AM EST Sun Feb 19 2017

AMZ550-552-555-570-572-575-FLZ041-044>047-053-054-058-059-064-141-
144-147-192230-
Flagler Beach to Volusia-Brevard County Line 0-20 nm-Volusia-
Brevard County Line to Sebastian Inlet 0-20 nm-
Sebastian Inlet to Jupiter Inlet 0-20 nm-Flagler Beach to Volusia-
Brevard County Line 20-60 nm-Volusia-
Brevard County Line to Sebastian Inlet 20-60 nm-
Sebastian Inlet to Jupiter Inlet 20-60 nm-Inland Volusia County-
Northern Lake County-Orange-Seminole-Southern Brevard County-
Osceola-Indian River-Okeechobee-St. Lucie-Martin-
Coastal Volusia County-Southern Lake County-
Northern Brevard County-
900 AM EST Sun Feb 19 2017

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR EAST CENTRAL FLORIDA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.
Hazardous weather is not expected in east central Florida

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...MONDAY THROUGH SATURDAY.
There will be a slight chance for lightning storms across east
central Florida Wednesday afternoon and evening, associated with an
well developed and unusually southward-tracking low pressure system
over the southern Gulf of Mexico. Boating conditions are expected to
deteriorate from mid through late week as well.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...
Spotter activation will not be needed today.

$$

Bragaw/Cristaldi

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Tampa Bay Ruskin FL
332 AM EST Sun Feb 19 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-
873-876-192045-
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-
332 AM EST Sun Feb 19 2017

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

.Day One...Tonight.

...DENSE FOG/SMOKE IMPACT...
An ongoing wild fire in southeast Polk County will continue to
generate dense smoke and enhance the possible development of dense
fog this morning with near zero visibility.

Elsewhere in Polk County and also from Hillsborough and Pinellas
counties northward widespread dense fog is occurring with a dense
fog advisory in effect until 9 AM this morning.

Visibilities will frequently be reduced to less than one quarter
mile. If driving...slow down...use your low beam headlights...and
leave plenty of distance between you and the vehicle in front of
you.

.Days Two through Seven...Monday through Saturday.

...THUNDERSTORM IMPACT...
A strong upper level disturbance moving across the southern Gulf
of Mexico then along the northern Cuban coast next week will
bring scattered to numerous showers and embedded thunderstorms...
mainly Wednesday through Thursday with the greatest coverage
expected in the southern counties. Some of the thunderstorms will
be capable of producing strong gusty winds...locally heavy
rains...and frequent deadly lightning strikes.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed today.

$$

Rude


Short Term Forecast


Short Term Forecast
National Weather Service Melbourne FL
1000 AM EST SUN FEB 19 2017

AMZ550-552-555-570-572-575-FLZ041-044>047-053-054-058-059-064-141-
144-147-192000-
Coastal Volusia-Flagler Beach to Volusia-
Brevard County Line 20 NM to 60 NM Offshore-Flagler Beach to Volusia-
Brevard County Line Out to 20 NM-Indian River-Inland Volusia-Martin-
Northern Brevard-Northern Lake-Okeechobee-Orange-Osceola-
Sebastian Inlet to Jupiter Inlet 20 NM to 60 NM Offshore-
Sebastian Inlet to Jupiter Inlet Out To 20 NM-Seminole-
Southern Brevard-Southern Lake-St. Lucie-Volusia-
Brevard County Line to Sebastian Inlet 20 NM to 60 NM Offshore-
Volusia-Brevard County Line to Sebastian Inlet Out to 20 NM-
1000 AM EST SUN FEB 19 2017

.NOW...

...Low clouds will be slow to break up from north to south...

While fog had dissipated across east central Florida as of 900 AM...
low clouds remained fairly widespread. Isolated showers had moved
offshore the area.

Into this afternoon...low clouds wil gradually break up from north to
south as slightly drier air filters into the region behind a weak
frontal boundary. High temperatures will reach the upper 70s to
around 80 degrees along the coast and into the lower 80s inland.
West winds of 5 to 10 MPH will become northwest.


&&

Additional details...including graphics are available online at:
http://www.weather.gov/mlb/blog

$$

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