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Rip Current Statement


COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MELBOURNE FL
322 AM EDT SUN SEP 25 2016

FLZ047-054-059-064-141-147-260000-
/O.NEW.KMLB.RP.S.0039.160925T0800Z-160926T0000Z/
SOUTHERN BREVARD COUNTY-INDIAN RIVER-ST. LUCIE-MARTIN-
COASTAL VOLUSIA COUNTY-NORTHERN BREVARD COUNTY-
322 AM EDT SUN SEP 25 2016

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MELBOURNE HAS ISSUED A HIGH RIP
CURRENT RISK...WHICH IS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING.

* TIMING...THE THREAT FOR STRONG AND DANGEROUS RIP CURRENTS WILL
  BE IN PLACE ALL DAY, HOWEVER, IT WILL BE HIGHEST THIS MORNING
  AND AGAIN THIS EVENING DUE TO TIDAL EFFECTS.

* IMPACTS...A LINGERING EAST SWELL FROM DISTANT TROPICAL CYCLONE
  KARL WILL RESULT IN A HIGH RISK FOR RIP CURRENTS ALONG THE
  BEACHES OF EAST CENTRAL FLORIDA. THE SEAWARD PULL OF A RIP
  CURRENT CAN BE LIFE THREATENING. THOSE THAT VENTURE INTO THE
  WATER AND SURF ZONE SHOULD NOT BE CAUGHT UNAWARE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

RIP CURRENTS ARE POWERFUL CHANNELS OF WATER FLOWING QUICKLY AWAY
FROM SHORE...WHICH OCCUR MOST OFTEN AT LOW SPOTS OR BREAKS IN THE
SANDBAR AND IN THE VICINITY OF STRUCTURES SUCH AS JETTIES AND
PIERS. HEED THE ADVICE OF LIFEGUARDS...BEACH PATROL FLAGS AND
SIGNS.

IF YOU BECOME CAUGHT IN A RIP CURRENT...REMAIN CALM AND YELL FOR
HELP. DO NOT EXHAUST YOURSELF AND STAY AFLOAT WHILE WAITING FOR
HELP. IF YOU HAVE TO SWIM OUT OF A RIP CURRENT...SWIM PARALLEL TO
SHORE AND BACK TOWARD THE BEACH WHEN POSSIBLE. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO
SWIM DIRECTLY AGAINST A RIP CURRENT AS YOU WILL TIRE QUICKLY.

&&

$$

SEDLOCK


Special Weather Statement


SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAMPA BAY AREA / RUSKIN FL
653 PM EDT SUN SEP 25 2016

FLZ151-252330-
COASTAL HILLSBOROUGH FL-
653 PM EDT SUN SEP 25 2016

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR NORTH CENTRAL HILLSBOROUGH COUNTY
UNTIL 730 PM EDT...

AT 652 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM OVER
TAMPA. THIS STORM WAS NEARLY STATIONARY.

WIND GUSTS IN EXCESS OF 40 MPH...IN ADDITION TO FREQUENT LIGHTNING
AND LOCALIZED FLOODING FROM HEAVY RAINFALL ARE EXPECTED WITH THIS
STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
TAMPA...TEMPLE TERRACE...PALM RIVER-CLAIR MEL...
EAST LAKE-ORIENT PARK...EGYPT LAKE-LETO...WEST PARK...
UNIVERSITY OF TAMPA...DAVIS ISLANDS...PETER O KNIGHT AIRPORT...
RAYMOND JAMES STADIUM...ORIENT PARK...SOHO...PALM RIVER...
CHANNELSIDE...YBOR CITY AND FLORIDA STATE FAIRGROUNDS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS ALSO OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM...AND MAY LEAD
TO LOCALIZED FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED
ROADWAYS.

FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM.
LIGHTNING CAN STRIKE 10 MILES AWAY FROM A THUNDERSTORM. SEEK A SAFE
SHELTER INSIDE A BUILDING OR VEHICLE.

TO REPORT SEVERE WEATHER...CONTACT YOUR NEAREST LAW ENFORCEMENT
AGENCY. THEY WILL RELAY YOUR REPORT TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE
OFFICE IN RUSKIN.

&&

LAT...LON 2791 8252 2802 8252 2803 8236 2791 8236
TIME...MOT...LOC 2252Z 236DEG 1KT 2797 8244

$$

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSONVILLE FL
639 PM EDT SUN SEP 25 2016

FLZ040-252315-
MARION FL-
639 PM EDT SUN SEP 25 2016

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SOUTHWESTERN MARION COUNTY UNTIL
715 PM EDT...

AT 638 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM NEAR
RAINBOW LAKES ESTATES...MOVING WEST AT 10 MPH.

GUSTY WINDS OF 40 TO 50 MPH CAN BE EXPECTED ALONG WITH POSSIBLE
MINOR WIND DAMAGE.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
RAINBOW LAKES ESTATES AND DUNNELLON.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...
REPORT DAMAGE TO THE NEAREST LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCY OR YOUR COUNTY
EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT.

TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS ALSO OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM...AND MAY LEAD
TO LOCALIZED FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED
ROADWAYS.

&&

LAT...LON 2901 8239 2902 8240 2902 8242 2903 8244
      2905 8247 2905 8249 2904 8250 2904 8253
      2917 8253 2916 8239 2900 8236
TIME...MOT...LOC 2238Z 075DEG 8KT 2906 8245

$$

WOLF


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK FOR SOUTH FLORIDA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIAMI FL
1015 AM EDT SUN SEP 25 2016

AMZ610-630-650-651-670-671-FLZ063-066>075-168-172>174-GMZ656-657-676-
260000-
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-
1015 AM EDT SUN SEP 25 2016

...A FEW STRONG THUNDERSTORMS CAPABLE OF LOCALIZED FLOODING...
...WATERSPOUTS POSSIBLE...

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR SOUTH FLORIDA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

THUNDERSTORMS: SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS WILL DEVELOP ALONG THE
GULF AND EAST COASTS LATE THIS MORNING, BECOMING NUMEROUS ACROSS
ALL OF SOUTH FLORIDA INTO THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING. LIGHTNING IS
THE PRIMARY THREAT, BUT A FEW OF THE THUNDERSTORMS MAY HAVE GUSTY
WINDS AND CAUSE LOCALIZED URBAN FLOODING.

WATERSPOUTS: WATERSPOUTS ARE POSSIBLE OVER ALL SOUTH FLORIDA
WATERS TODAY.

WIND: THUNDERSTORM WIND GUSTS OF UP TO 50 MPH ARE POSSIBLE.

FLOODING: TORRENTIAL DOWNPOURS FROM THUNDERSTORMS MAY CAUSE
LOCALIZED URBAN STREET FLOODING.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...MONDAY THROUGH SATURDAY

THUNDERSTORMS ARE LIKELY, ESPECIALLY DURING THE AFTERNOONS AND
EARLY EVENINGS. LIGHTNING WILL BE THE PRIMARY THREAT.

.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.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSONVILLE FL
404 AM EDT SUN SEP 25 2016

AMZ450-452-454-470-472-474-FLZ020>025-030>033-035>038-040-124-125-
GAZ132>136-149>154-162>166-261100-
COASTAL WATERS FROM ALTAMAHA SOUND TO FERNANDINA BEACH FL OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM FERNANDINA BEACH TO ST. AUGUSTINE FL OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM ST. AUGUSTINE TO FLAGLER BEACH FL OUT 20 NM-
WATERS FROM ALTAMAHA SOUND GA TO FERNANDINA BEACH FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
WATERS FROM FERNANDINA BEACH TO ST. AUGUSTINE FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
WATERS FROM ST. AUGUSTINE TO FLAGLER BEACH FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
HAMILTON-SUWANNEE-COLUMBIA-BAKER-INLAND NASSAU-INLAND DUVAL-UNION-
BRADFORD-CLAY-ST. JOHNS-GILCHRIST-ALACHUA-PUTNAM-FLAGLER-MARION-
COASTAL NASSAU-COASTAL DUVAL-COFFEE-JEFF DAVIS-BACON-APPLING-WAYNE-
ATKINSON-WARE-PIERCE-BRANTLEY-INLAND GLYNN-COASTAL GLYNN-ECHOLS-
CLINCH-CHARLTON-INLAND CAMDEN-COASTAL CAMDEN-
404 AM EDT SUN SEP 25 2016

...MODERATE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS...

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

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

MODERATE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS DUE TO EASTERLY SWELLS.

A FEW THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE OVER INLAND NORTHEAST FLORIDA THIS
AFTERNOON.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...MONDAY THROUGH SATURDAY...

MODERATE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS MONDAY.

ISOLATED TO SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED EACH AFTERNOON AND
EVENING. STRONGER THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE CAPABLE OF PRODUCING HEAVY
DOWNPOURS...FREQUENT LIGHTNING STRIKES AND GUSTY WINDS.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

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

$$

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