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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook for South Florida
National Weather Service Miami FL
853 PM EDT Tue Mar 19 2019

AMZ610-630-650-651-670-671-FLZ063-066>075-168-172>174-GMZ656-657-676-
201300-
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-
853 PM EDT Tue Mar 19 2019

...HAZARDOUS BOATING CONDITIONS CONTINUE...
...PERIODS OF MODERATE RAIN CONTINUING OVERNIGHT...

This hazardous weather outlook is for South Florida.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT

Rip currents: There is a high risk for rip current along the
Atlantic beaches.

Lightning: A few storms are possible across portions of the Atlantic
waters overnight. Cloud to water lightning strikes will be the main
hazard.

Flooding: Additional moderate rainfall will continue to spread
across South Florida through the late evening hours in addition to
ongoing showers moving onshore from the Atlantic. If heavy rainfall
occurs, it may aggravate any ongoing localized urban flooding, with
ponding of water in low- lying or poorly drained areas possible.

Waterspouts: Isolated waterspouts are possible across the local
Atlantic waters overnight, mainly with any heavier bands of showers
and storms.

Waves: Seas of 7 to 9 feet will continue in the Gulf Stream late this
evening, with occasional seas up to 7 feet in the offshore Gulf
waters. A gradual improvement is expected late tonight.

Wind: Gusty north-northeast winds around 20 knots will continue
across the local Atlantic and offshore Gulf waters through the late
evening hours.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY

Moderate north-northeast winds will continue to lead to seas in the
local Atlantic waters, mainly the Gulf Stream, above 7 feet through
Wednesday afternoon.

A moderate to high rip current risk will continue for the Atlantic
beaches through the week.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not anticipated, however individual spotters
are encouraged to report severe weather, flooding, or other weather
hazards 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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