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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PEACHTREE CITY GA
1010 AM EDT WED AUG 20 2014

GAZ001>009-011>016-019>025-027-030>039-041>062-066>076-078>086-
089>098-102>113-211000-
BALDWIN-BANKS-BARROW-BARTOW-BIBB-BLECKLEY-BUTTS-CARROLL-CATOOSA-
CHATTAHOOCHEE-CHATTOOGA-CHEROKEE-CLARKE-CLAYTON-COBB-COWETA-
CRAWFORD-CRISP-DADE-DAWSON-DEKALB-DODGE-DOOLY-DOUGLAS-EMANUEL-
FANNIN-FAYETTE-FLOYD-FORSYTH-GILMER-GLASCOCK-GORDON-GREENE-
GWINNETT-HALL-HANCOCK-HARALSON-HARRIS-HEARD-HENRY-HOUSTON-JACKSON-
JASPER-JEFFERSON-JOHNSON-JONES-LAMAR-LAURENS-LUMPKIN-MACON-
MADISON-MARION-MERIWETHER-MONROE-MONTGOMERY-MORGAN-MURRAY-
MUSCOGEE-NEWTON-NORTH FULTON-OCONEE-OGLETHORPE-PAULDING-PEACH-
PICKENS-PIKE-POLK-PULASKI-PUTNAM-ROCKDALE-SCHLEY-SOUTH FULTON-
SPALDING-STEWART-SUMTER-TALBOT-TALIAFERRO-TAYLOR-TELFAIR-TOOMBS-
TOWNS-TREUTLEN-TROUP-TWIGGS-UNION-UPSON-WALKER-WALTON-WARREN-
WASHINGTON-WEBSTER-WHEELER-WHITE-WHITFIELD-WILCOX-WILKES-
WILKINSON-
1010 AM EDT WED AUG 20 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF NORTH AND
CENTRAL GEORGIA.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT...

ISOLATED SEVERE STORMS ARE POSSIBLE AND SCATTERED STRONG
THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED...THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING.

WEATHER HAZARDS EXPECTED...

THE MAIN THREAT FROM ANY THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE STRONG TO DAMAGING
WINDS...FREQUENT LIGHTNING AND LOCALLY HEAVY RAIN.

DISCUSSION...

INSTABILITY WILL BE SUFFICIENT ACROSS THE AREA FOR SCATTERED
STRONG THUNDERSTORMS THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING...AND ISOLATED
SEVERE STORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL
WEAKEN WITH THE LOSS OF DAYTIME HEATING TONIGHT.


.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY...

ISOLATED TO SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS POSSIBLE EACH DAY...MAINLY IN THE
AFTERNOONS AND EVENINGS. ADDITIONALLY...INCREASING HEAT CAN BE
EXPECTED THURSDAY THROUGH SATURDAY AND RESIDENTS...ESPECIALLY ACROSS
CENTRAL GEORGIA...NEED TO BE AWARE THAT A HEAT ADVISORY MAY BE
NECESSARY.

WEATHER HAZARDS EXPECTED...

THE MAIN THREAT FROM ANY THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE LOCALLY HEAVY RAIN...
OCCASIONAL TO FREQUENT LIGHTNING AND GUSTY WINDS.

INCREASING TEMPERATURES WILL PRODUCE HEAT INDEX VALUES APPROACHING
DANGEROUS LEVELS THURSDAY THROUGH SATURDAY.

DISCUSSION...

ALTHOUGH UPPER-LEVEL RIDGING WILL INHIBIT THUNDERSTORM DEVELOPMENT
SOMEWHAT BY THURSDAY INTO EARLY NEXT WEEK...ISOLATED TO SCATTERED
THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE EACH DAY...MAINLY IN THE AFTERNOON AND
EVENING. INSTABILITY IS NOT EXPECTED TO BE SUFFICIENT FOR WIDESPREAD
SEVERE WEATHER AT THIS TIME. THE UPPER LEVEL RIDGING WILL ALSO ALLOW
TEMPERATURES AND HEAT INDEX VALUES TO CLIMB THROUGH THE END OF THIS
WEEK.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTERS ARE ENCOURAGED TO REPORT STRONG TO SEVERE WEATHER VIA THE
WEB AT WEATHER.GOV/ATLANTA.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BIRMINGHAM AL
739 AM CDT WED AUG 20 2014

ALZ011>015-017>050-211245-
MARION-LAMAR-FAYETTE-WINSTON-WALKER-BLOUNT-ETOWAH-CALHOUN-CHEROKEE-
CLEBURNE-PICKENS-TUSCALOOSA-JEFFERSON-SHELBY-ST. CLAIR-TALLADEGA-
CLAY-RANDOLPH-SUMTER-GREENE-HALE-PERRY-BIBB-CHILTON-COOSA-TALLAPOOSA-
CHAMBERS-MARENGO-DALLAS-AUTAUGA-LOWNDES-ELMORE-MONTGOMERY-MACON-
BULLOCK-LEE-RUSSELL-PIKE-BARBOUR-
739 AM CDT WED AUG 20 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR THE COUNTIES SERVED BY THE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE OFFICE IN BIRMINGHAM.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

THUNDERSTORMS CAPABLE OF PRODUCING ISOLATED DAMAGING WIND GUSTS
OF UP TO 60MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE THIS AFTERNOON. AREAS WITH THE
BEST CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORM DEVELOPMENT WILL BE ALONG AND EAST OF
INTERSTATE 65.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY.

VERY HOT TEMPERATURES WILL RETURN ACROSS CENTRAL ALABAMA ON
FRIDAY...AND LAST THROUGH MUCH OF THE UPCOMING WEEKEND.
HIGH TEMPERATURES WILL RISE INTO THE UPPER 90S TO NEAR 100 DEGREES
FOR SEVERAL LOCATIONS. HEAT INDEX VALUES ARE ALSO EXPECTED TO BE
NEAR 105 DEGREES.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

ACTIVATION OF STORM SPOTTERS AND EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT IS NOT
EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK...CORRECTED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOBILE AL
604 AM CDT WED AUG 20 2014

ALZ051>064-FLZ001>006-MSZ067-075-076-078-079-211200-
CHOCTAW-WASHINGTON-CLARKE-WILCOX-MONROE-CONECUH-BUTLER-CRENSHAW-
ESCAMBIA-COVINGTON-UPPER MOBILE-UPPER BALDWIN-LOWER MOBILE-
LOWER BALDWIN-INLAND ESCAMBIA-COASTAL ESCAMBIA-INLAND SANTA ROSA-
COASTAL SANTA ROSA-INLAND OKALOOSA-COASTAL OKALOOSA-WAYNE-PERRY-
GREENE-STONE-GEORGE-
604 AM CDT WED AUG 20 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTH CENTRAL
ALABAMA...SOUTHWEST ALABAMA...NORTHWEST FLORIDA AND SOUTHEAST
MISSISSIPPI.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

ELEVATED HEAT INDEX VALUES OF 102 TO 107 DEGREES WILL BE LIKELY
TODAY.

SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS MAINLY LATE THIS MORNING AND THIS AFTERNOON
MAY CONTAIN BRIEF STRONG WIND GUSTS IN EXCESS OF 40 MPH...FREQUENT
LIGHTNING AND LOCALLY HEAVY RAIN. A FEW STRONG THUNDERSTORMS MOSTLY
DURING THE LATE AFTERNOON OR EARLY EVENING MAY BECOME BRIEFLY SEVERE
WITH LOCALIZED DAMAGING WIND GUSTS IN EXCESS OF 60 MPH.

THERE IS A MODERATE RISK FOR DANGEROUS RIP CURRENTS ALONG AREA
BEACHES TODAY AND TONIGHT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

A BUILDING UPPER LEVEL RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE FAVORS THE POTENTIAL
FOR ELEVATED HEAT INDEX VALUES OF 102 TO 107 DEGREES THROUGH THE
WEEKEND.

SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

ACTIVATION OF SKYWARN SEVERE STORM SPOTTER NETWORKS IS NOT
EXPECTED THROUGH TUESDAY.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAMPA BAY RUSKIN FL
531 AM EDT WED AUG 20 2014

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-
873-876-210215-
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-
TARPON SPRINGS TO SUWANNEE RIVER OUT 20 NM-
ENGLEWOOD TO TARPON SPRINGS OUT 20 NM-
BONITA BEACH TO ENGLEWOOD OUT 20 NM-
TARPON SPRINGS TO SUWANNEE RIVER OUT 20 TO 60 NM-
ENGLEWOOD TO TARPON SPRINGS OUT 20 TO 60 NM-
BONITA BEACH TO ENGLEWOOD OUT 20 TO 60 NM-
531 AM EDT WED AUG 20 2014

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

...THUNDERSTORM IMPACT...
ONLY ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED TODAY INTO THIS
EVENING...BUT ANY STORM THAT DOES DEVELOP COULD PRODUCE STRONG
GUSTY WINDS...LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL...AND FREQUENT DEADLY
LIGHTNING STRIKES.

...EXCESSIVE HEAT IMPACT...
MOISTURE WILL REMAIN LIMITED SO WE WILL ONCE AGAIN SEE PLENTY OF
SUNSHINE WHICH WILL ALLOW TEMPERATURES TO CLIMB INTO THE LOWER TO
MIDDLE 90S WITH HEAT INDICES REACHING 100 TO 105 THIS AFTERNOON.
TAKE EXTRA PRECAUTIONS IF YOU WORK OR SPEND TIME OUTDOORS. WHEN
POSSIBLE RESCHEDULE STRENUOUS ACTIVITIES TO EARLY MORNING OR
EVENING. KNOW THE SIGNS AND SYMPTOMS OF HEAT EXHAUSTION AND HEAT
STROKE. WEAR LIGHT WEIGHT AND LOOSE FITTING CLOTHING WHEN POSSIBLE
AND DRINK PLENTY OF WATER.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY.

...THUNDERSTORM IMPACT...
MOISTURE WILL REMAIN LIMITED THROUGH FRIDAY WITH ISOLATED TO
SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS EXPECTED EACH AFTERNOON AND EVENING. OVER
THE WEEKEND AND INTO EARLY NEXT WEEK MOISTURE WILL INCREASE WITH
SCATTERED TO NUMEROUS MAINLY AFTERNOON AND EVENING THUNDERSTORMS
ANTICIPATED EACH DAY. ANY STORMS THAT DO FORM WILL BE CAPABLE OF
PRODUCING STRONG GUSTY WINDS...LOCALLY HEAVY RAINS... AND FREQUENT
DEADLY LIGHTNING STRIKES.

...EXCESSIVE HEAT IMPACT...
THROUGH SATURDAY DAYTIME HIGH TEMPERATURES ARE EXPECTED TO CLIMB
INTO THE LOWER TO MIDDLE 90S WITH HEAT INDICES REACHING 100 TO 105
EACH AFTERNOON. SO IF YOU HAVE OUTDOOR PLANS ON THESE DAYS BE
PREPARED FOR THE HEAT AND WEAR LIGHT WEIGHT LIGHT COLORED CLOTHING
AND BRING PLENTY OF NON-ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED TODAY.

$$

PRC

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSONVILLE FL
339 AM EDT WED AUG 20 2014

AMZ450-452-454-470-472-474-FLZ020>025-030>033-035>038-040-
GAZ132>136-149>154-162>166-211000-
ALTAMAHA SOUND GA TO FERNANDINA BEACH FL OUT 20 NM-
FERNANDINA BEACH TO ST AUGUSTINE FL OUT 20 NM-
ST AUGUSTINE TO FLAGLER BEACH FL OUT 20 NM-
ALTAMAHA SOUND GA TO FERNANDINA BEACH FL 20 NM TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
FERNANDINA BEACH TO ST AUGUSTINE FL 20 NM TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
ST AUGUSTINE TO FLAGLER BEACH FL 20 NM TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-HAMILTON-
SUWANNEE-COLUMBIA-BAKER-NASSAU-DUVAL-UNION-BRADFORD-CLAY-ST JOHNS-
GILCHRIST-ALACHUA-PUTNAM-FLAGLER-MARION-COFFEE-JEFF DAVIS-BACON-
APPLING-WAYNE-ATKINSON-WARE-PIERCE-BRANTLEY-INLAND GLYNN-
COASTAL GLYNN-ECHOLS-CLINCH-CHARLTON-INLAND CAMDEN-COASTAL CAMDEN-
339 AM EDT WED AUG 20 2014

...AFTERNOON HEAT INDICES OF 105 TO 110 DEGREES EXPECTED FOR THE
REST OF THIS WEEK...

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR NORTHEAST FLORIDA...SOUTHEAST
GEORGIA AND THE ADJACENT COASTAL WATERS.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT...

THE HUMID AIRMASS WILL COMBINE WITH HIGHS IN THE MIDDLE TO UPPER 90S
TO PRODUCE AFTERNOON HEAT INDICES AROUND 105 DEGREES...ALTHOUGH
CONVECTION WILL PROVIDE SOME AREAS WITH RELIEF LATER IN THE DAY.
USE EXTRA CAUTION AND STAY HYDRATED IF WORKING OUTDOORS.

ISOLATED TO WIDELY SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE THIS
AFTERNOON AND EVENING. A FEW MAY BE STRONG WITH GUSTY WINDS UP TO
50 MPH. STORM MOTION WILL BE TOWARDS THE EAST-SOUTHEAST AROUND 15 MPH.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY...

VERY HOT TEMPERATURES...WITH INLAND HIGHS REACHING THE MID AND
UPPER 90S...WILL COMBINE WITH A SEASONABLY HUMID AIR MASS TO
PRODUCE MAXIMUM AFTERNOON HEAT INDICES OF 105 TO 110 DEGREES EACH
AFTERNOON THROUGH SATURDAY. THIS COMBINATION OF HOT TEMPERATURES
AND HIGH HUMIDITY WILL COMBINE TO CREATE A SITUATION IN WHICH HEAT
ILLNESSES ARE POSSIBLE. DRINK PLENTY OF FLUIDS... STAY IN AIR-
CONDITIONED BUILDINGS...STAY OUT OF THE SUN...AND CHECK UP ON
RELATIVES AND NEIGHBORS.

ISOLATED TO WIDELY SCATTERED AFTERNOON AND EARLY EVENING
THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE THROUGH SATURDAY. SCATTERED
THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED SUNDAY AND MONDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT REQUESTED AT THIS TIME.

FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION...VISIT THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE
IN JACKSONVILLE WEBSITE ON THE INTERNET AT WEATHER.GOV/JAX.

$$

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