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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook for South Florida
National Weather Service Miami FL
406 AM EDT Fri May 14 2021

AMZ610-630-650-651-670-671-FLZ063-066>075-168-172>174-GMZ656-657-676-
142015-
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-
406 AM EDT Fri May 14 2021

...ANOTHER ROUND OF THUNDERSTORMS TODAY...
...LOCALIZED FLOODING POSSIBLE ESPECIALLY EAST COAST METRO AREAS...
...HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS FOR ALL PALM BEACHES...

This hazardous weather outlook is for South Florida.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

Thunderstorms: Thunderstorms are possible today, especially along the
east coast and Lake Okeechobee region. The main hazards are gusty
wind, small hail, lightning, and urban flooding.

Wind: Thunderstorm wind gusts up to 50 mph are possible in the
strongest activity. Can`t rule out an isolated storm capable of
producing winds in the severe category, 58 mph or higher. Marine
wind gusts of over 20 kts are possible for the Lake and Atlantic
waters.

Flooding: Localized urban flooding will be possible across the east
and west coast metro areas.

Hail: Small hail is possible in the strongest thunderstorms this
afternoon.

Waterspouts: Isolated waterspouts are possible across much of
adjacent South Florida waters and Lake Okeechobee.

Rip Currents: there is a high risk of Rip Currents for all beaches of
Palm Beach county. There is a moderate risk for all beaches of
Broward county.

Winds and Waves: hazardous boating conditions continue over the
northern Atlantic waters as northeasterly winds become breezy, and
seas increase to around 7 feet with an arriving northerly swell.


.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY

Thunderstorms and heavy rain is possible again on Friday, especially
south of Alligator Alley and Atlantic metro.

Hazardous marine conditions possible, especially across the Atlantic
waters this weekend into the start of the next workweek.

An elevated risk of rip currents is possible along the Atlantic
coast as a northeasterly swell builds and easterly wind increase this
weekend into next week.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Widespread spotter activation is not anticipated, however,
individual spotters are encouraged to report high winds, 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.

$$



Rip Current Statement

Coastal Hazard Message
National Weather Service Miami FL
334 AM EDT Fri May 14 2021

FLZ168-141545-
/O.NEW.KMFL.RP.S.0021.210514T0734Z-210518T0000Z/
Coastal Palm Beach-
334 AM EDT Fri May 14 2021

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

* WHAT...Dangerous rip currents.

* WHERE...Coastal Palm Beach County.

* WHEN...Through Monday evening.

* IMPACTS...Rip currents can sweep even the best swimmers away
  from shore into deeper water.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Swim near a lifeguard. If caught in a rip current, relax and
float. Don`t swim against the current. If able, swim in a
direction following the shoreline. If unable to escape, face the
shore and call or wave for help.

&&

$$



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