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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSONVILLE FL
334 AM EDT SAT APR 25 2015

AMZ470-472-474-260300-
/O.NEW.KJAX.SC.Y.0068.150426T0300Z-150426T1500Z/
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-
334 AM EDT SAT APR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 11 PM THIS EVENING TO
11 AM EDT SUNDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN JACKSONVILLE HAS ISSUED A SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 11 PM THIS EVENING TO
11 AM EDT SUNDAY.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST TO WEST NEAR 20 KNOTS.

* WAVES/SEAS...4 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 20 TO 33 KNOTS...
AND/OR SEAS 7 FEET OR HIGHER...ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE HAZARDOUS
CONDITIONS FOR SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED BOATERS...ESPECIALLY
THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE
CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

NELSON


Beach Hazards Statement


COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAMPA BAY RUSKIN FL
332 AM EDT SAT APR 25 2015

...MODERATE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS SATURDAY AND SUNDAY...

.STEADY ONSHORE WEST TO SOUTHWESTERLY WINDS FROM LATE SATURDAY
MORNING THROUGH THE DAY ON SUNDAY WILL RESULT IN AN ELEVATED RISK
OF MORE FREQUENT AND STRONGER RIP CURRENTS ALONG AREA BEACHES.

FLZ050-155-160-162-165-260000-
/O.CON.KTBW.BH.S.0004.150425T1500Z-150427T0000Z/
PINELLAS-COASTAL MANATEE-COASTAL SARASOTA-COASTAL CHARLOTTE-
COASTAL LEE-
332 AM EDT SAT APR 25 2015

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM EDT THIS
MORNING THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING...

* HAZARDS...MODERATE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS.

* TIMING...LATE SATURDAY MORNING THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING.

* IMPACTS...RIP CURRENTS WILL HAVE THE POTENTIAL TO BE STRONGER
  AND MORE FREQUENT THROUGH THE WEEKEND.

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 GROINS...
JETTIES AND PIERS. HEED THE ADVICE OF LIFEGUARDS AND THE BEACH
PATROL. PAY ATTENTION TO FLAGS AND POSTED SIGNS.

IF YOU BECOME CAUGHT IN A RIP CURRENT...DO NOT PANIC. REMAIN CALM
AND BEGIN TO SWIM PARALLEL TO SHORE. ONCE YOU ARE AWAY FROM THE
FORCE OF THE RIP CURRENT...BEGIN TO SWIM BACK TO THE BEACH. DO
NOT ATTEMPT TO SWIM DIRECTLY AGAINST A RIP CURRENT. EVEN A STRONG
SWIMMER CAN BECOME EXHAUSTED QUICKLY.

&&

$$


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Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSONVILLE FL
530 AM EDT SAT APR 25 2015

AMZ450-452-454-470-472-474-FLZ020>025-030>033-035>038-040-124-125-
GAZ132>136-149>154-162>166-260930-
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-
530 AM EDT SAT APR 25 2015

...STRONG TO SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS POSSIBLE THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGHOUT SOUTHEAST GEORGIA AND ALONG THE INTERSTATE 10
CORRIDOR...

...MODERATE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS AT AREA BEACHES...

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY LATE THIS EVENING THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING
OFFSHORE...

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

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

A DISTURBANCE ALOFT MOVING INTO SOUTHEAST GEORGIA THIS AFTERNOON
WILL DEVELOP SCATTERED TO NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
STRONG WINDS ALOFT WILL CREATE THE RISK FOR STRONG TO SEVERE
THUNDERSTORM DEVELOPMENT THROUGHOUT SOUTHEAST GEORGIA THIS
AFTERNOON...WITH DAMAGING WIND GUSTS...HAIL...AND FREQUENT
LIGHTNING STRIKES BEING THE PRIMARY THREATS. THIS ACTIVITY MAY
MOVE SOUTHEASTWARD TOWARDS THE INTERSTATE 10 CORRIDOR IN NORTHEAST
FLORIDA DURING THE LATE AFTERNOON AND EARLY EVENING HOURS.
ELSEWHERE...ISOLATED TO WIDELY SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS ARE
POSSIBLE.

A LINGERING LONG PERIOD OCEAN SWELL WILL KEEP A MODERATE RISK OF
RIP CURRENTS IN PLACE AT AREA BEACHES TODAY.

STRENGTHENING OFFSHORE WINDS LATE THIS EVENING WILL CREATE SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORY CONDITIONS FOR THE OFFSHORE COASTAL WATERS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY...
SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY CONDITIONS WILL PERSIST IN THE OFFSHORE
COASTAL WATERS THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING.

SCATTERED AFTERNOON THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED TO DEVELOP ON
SUNDAY AFTERNOON...PRIMARILY IN NORTHEAST AND NORTH CENTRAL
FLORIDA. STRONG TO SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WILL AGAIN BE
POSSIBLE...WITH DAMAGING WIND GUSTS...HAIL...AND FREQUENT
LIGHTNING STRIKES BEING THE PRIMARY THREATS.

A STRONG DISTURBANCE ALOFT WILL MIGRATE ACROSS THE SOUTHERN STATES
LATE TUESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY. ISOLATED AFTERNOON AND EVENING
THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE ON MONDAY IN NORTHEAST FLORIDA AND
REGION-WIDE ON TUESDAY IN ADVANCE OF THIS SYSTEM. SCATTERED TO
NUMEROUS THUNDERSTORMS...POSSIBLY STRONG TO SEVERE...ARE POSSIBLE
WEDNESDAY AS LOW PRESSURE MOVES OVER OUR AREA.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS REQUESTED THIS AFTERNOON THROUGHOUT
SOUTHEAST GEORGIA. SPOTTER ACTIVATION MAY BE NEEDED THIS EVENING
AND SUNDAY AFTERNOON IN NORTHEAST AND NORTH CENTRAL FLORIDA.

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

$$

NELSON

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MELBOURNE FL
446 AM EDT SAT APR 25 2015

AMZ550-552-555-570-572-575-FLZ041-044>047-053-054-058-059-064-141-
144-147-251600-
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-
446 AM EDT SAT APR 25 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR EAST CENTRAL FLORIDA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

.THUNDERSTORM IMPACT...
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND LIGHTNING STORMS WILL DEVELOP ALONG THE
WEST COAST SEA BREEZE AS IT MOVES EASTWARD ACROSS THE PENINSULA
THIS AFTERNOON. AN INCREASE IN COVERAGE AND INTENSITY IS EXPECTED
INTO THE AFTERNOON HOURS AS THESE STORMS INTERACT WITH THE EAST
COAST SEA BREEZE NEAR THE COAST.

THE MAIN HAZARD FROM STORMS WILL BE GUSTY WINDS UP TO 45 MPH ALONG
WITH OCCASIONAL CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING. WESTERLY FLOW ALOFT
WILL PUSH STORMS QUICKLY TOWARD THE EAST AT 35 TO 40 MPH.

.MARINE THUNDERSTORM GUST IMPACT...
SHOWERS AND STORMS WILL MOVE QUICKLY FROM WEST TO EAST ACROSS
INLAND LAKES...OVER THE INTRACOASTAL WATERS AND OFFSHORE INTO THE
ATLANTIC THIS AFTERNOON AND EARLY EVENING. STORMS TODAY WILL BE
CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WIND GUSTS UP TO TO 40 KNOTS. SEEK SAFE
HARBOR BEFORE ARRIVAL OF ANY STORMS.

.RIP CURRENT IMPACT...
OCEAN CONDITIONS WILL PRODUCE A MODERATE HAZARD FOR DEVELOPMENT
OF RIP CURRENTS WITHIN THE SURF ZONE. WHEN ARRIVING AT THE BEACH
CHECK WITH LIFEGUARDS FOR THE LATEST HAZARD MESSAGE AND OCEAN
CONDITIONS. ONLY ENTER THE WATER NEAR A LIFEGUARD AND NEVER SWIM
ALONE.

.WIND AND SEA IMPACT...
WINDS WILL INCREASE TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS OUT OF THE WEST-SOUTHWEST
OVER THE LOCAL ATLANTIC THIS EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. SMALL CRAFT
SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION IF VENTURING BEYOND 20 NM LATER TODAY.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY...
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND LIGHTNING STORMS WILL DEVELOP ALONG THE
SEABREEZES AGAIN SUNDAY AND MONDAY AFTERNOONS WITH ACTIVITY MOVING
QUICKLY FROM WEST TO EAST ACROSS THE PENINSULA.

RAIN CHANCES WILL INCREASE NEXT WEEK AS AN AREA OF LOW PRESSURE
AND ASSOCIATED COLD FRONT MOVES TOWARDS THE REGION INTO MID WEEK.
SOME STRONG STORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE AHEAD OF THE COLD FRONT ON
TUESDAY AND WEDNESDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...
SPOTTERS ARE REQUESTED TO MONITOR THE WEATHER AND SELF ACTIVATE
IF NEEDED.

$$

MOSES

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAMPA BAY RUSKIN FL
444 AM EDT SAT APR 25 2015

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-
873-876-260845-
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-
444 AM EDT SAT APR 25 2015

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

...THUNDERSTORM IMPACT...
THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE TODAY. THUNDERSTORMS THAT DEVELOP WILL
BE CAPABLE OF PRODUCING STRONG GUSTY WINDS...LOCALLY HEAVY
RAINS...AND FREQUENT DEADLY LIGHTNING STRIKES.

...RIP CURRENT IMPACT...
A STEADY ONSHORE WEST TO SOUTHWESTERLY WIND WILL PRODUCE A
MODERATE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS ALONG AREA BEACHES THIS WEEKEND.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY.

...THUNDERSTORM IMPACT...
THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE AS A FRONTAL SYSTEM LINGERS AROUND THE
AREA THROUGH MID NEXT WEEK. THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE CAPABLE OF
PRODUCING STRONG GUSTY WINDS...LOCALLY HEAVY RAINS...AND FREQUENT
DEADLY LIGHTNING STRIKES.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTERS SHOULD MONITOR THE WEATHER AND SELF ACTIVATE IF NEEDED.

$$

GARCIA

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK FOR SOUTH FLORIDA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIAMI FL
316 AM EDT SAT APR 25 2015

AMZ610-630-650-651-670-671-FLZ063-066>075-168-172>174-GMZ656-657-676-
251930-
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-
316 AM EDT SAT APR 25 2015

...A FEW THUNDERSTORMS THIS AFTERNOON, MAINLY NORTHEAST...
...SLIGHT RISK FOR RIP CURRENTS ATLANTIC BEACHES...

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR SOUTH FLORIDA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

RIP CURRENTS: THERE IS A SLIGHT RISK OF RIP CURRENTS ALONG EAST
COAST BEACHES.

THUNDERSTORMS: SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE THIS
AFTERNOON...ESPECIALLY OVER PALM BEACH COUNTY. THE PRIMARY THREAT
WITH THIS ACTIVITY WILL BE FREQUENT CLOUD-TO-GROUND LIGHTNING.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE EACH AFTERNOON. TUESDAY AND
WEDNESDAY...SOME OF THESE THUNDERSTORMS MAY BE STRONG.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED AT THIS TIME.

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

$$
KONARIK

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