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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook for South Florida...UPDATED
National Weather Service Miami FL
820 PM EDT Tue Aug 20 2019

AMZ610-630-650-651-670-671-FLZ063-066>075-168-172>174-GMZ656-657-676-
211200-
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-
820 PM EDT Tue Aug 20 2019

...MODERATE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS EAST COAST BEACHES...
...FEW STORMS WESTERN AREAS EVENING SHIFTING TO SOUTHEAST AREAS AFTER MIDNIGHT...

This hazardous weather outlook is for South Florida.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT

Rip currents: There is a moderate risk for Rip Currents for the
Atlantic Beaches of South Florida tonight.

Thunderstorms: Isolated to scattered thunderstorms are possible this
evening over the western areas of South Florida. The isolated to
scattered thunderstorms will then affect the Atlantic and Gulf waters
and possibility the southeastern metro areas of South Florida after
midnight tonight. The primary impacts will be lightning strikes and
locally heavy rainfall.

Waterspouts: There is a slight chance of waterspouts for all of the South
Florida waters tonight.


.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY

Thunderstorm coverage is forecast to increase across South Florida
for the remainder of the week. Lightning and some minor street flooding
are the main hazards from the storms.

The heat index may reach around 105 degrees for a few hours in the
late morning and early afternoon through the rest of the week, mainly
in the interior areas.


.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not expected tonight.

For more information...visit the National Weather Service in
Miami website at www.weather.gov/miami.

$$

Baxter



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