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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook for South Florida
National Weather Service Miami FL
924 AM EST Sat Feb 22 2020

AMZ610-630-650-651-670-671-FLZ063-066>075-168-172>174-GMZ656-657-676-
230230-
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-
924 AM EST Sat Feb 22 2020

...Hazardous Marine and Beach Conditions Today...

This hazardous weather outlook is for South Florida.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

Coastal Flood: Elevated swell and surf will keep High Surf Advisory
conditions for coastal Palm Beach County today and tonight.

Waves: Wave heights of 4 to 6 feet are possible over the offshore
Gulf waters, while wave heights of 13 to 16 feet are possible over
the Gulf stream. A Small Craft Advisory is in effect for all Atlantic
waters today with a Small Craft Advisory in effect for the outer Gulf
waters through this afternoon and Biscayne Bay through this evening.

Wind: Winds across the waters of South Florida will be 20 to 25 knots
with higher gusts of 30 knots possible over the Atlantic waters.

Rip currents: There is a High Risk of Rip Currents for the Atlantic
beaches today.


.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

Hazardous marine conditions are expected to continue through the
weekend with elevated waves, swell, and high winds. Coastal impacts
are also possible this weekend including beach erosion, high surf,
rip currents, and minor coastal flooding around the times of high
tide.

Next cold front moves through South Florida mid-week with the
increasing potential for hazardous weather and marine conditions.


.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.

$$

FELL



Rip Current Statement

Coastal Hazard Message
National Weather Service Miami FL
915 AM EST Sat Feb 22 2020

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Coastal Broward-Coastal Miami-Dade-
915 AM EST Sat Feb 22 2020

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY
EVENING...

* WHAT...Dangerous rip currents.

* WHERE...Coastal Broward and Coastal Miami-Dade Counties.

* WHEN...Through Sunday 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.

&&

$$

FELL



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