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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook for South Florida
National Weather Service Miami FL
837 AM EDT Fri May 20 2022

AMZ610-630-650-651-670-671-FLZ063-066>075-168-172>174-GMZ656-657-676-
210645-
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-
837 AM EDT Fri May 20 2022

...Marginal Risk of Excessive Rainfall Today...
...Numerous Showers and Storms Across the Region Today...

This hazardous weather outlook is for South Florida.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

Rip currents: The risk of rip currents will be moderate across the
Atlantic beaches today.

Thunderstorms: Numerous showers and thunderstorms storms are likely
today. The main concern will be for locally heavy rainfall.
Secondary concerns are wind gusts in excess of 40 mph with a few of
the storms and occasional to frequent lightning strikes.

Waterspouts: There is a limited risk of isolated waterspout
activity with the storms across the coastal waters.

Flooding: The main concern with the storms today will be the
potential for localized flooding resulting in some street flooding
and/or closures in impacted areas or water entering a few structures
in low lying poor drainage areas.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY

There will be a chance of mainly afternoon/evening showers and
storms through the period. Main concern will be gusty winds, brief
periods of heavy rainfall and occasional to frequent lightning
strikes.

The rip current risk will become high along the Atlantic beach this
weekend and through much of next week. Swim only at guarded beaches
and heed the advise of the beach patrol.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Widespread spotter activation is not anticipated, however individual
spotters are encouraged to report high wind, hail and flooding 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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