Hazardous Weather Outlook Text
FLUS42 KMFL 221329 HWOMFL Hazardous Weather Outlook for South Florida National Weather Service Miami FL 829 AM EST Wed Feb 22 2017 AMZ610-630-650-651-670-671-FLZ063-066>075-168-172>174-GMZ656-657-676- 230130- 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- 829 AM EST Wed Feb 22 2017 ...Scattered Thunderstorms Across South Florida Today... ...High Risk of Rip Currents for the Atlantic Beaches... ...Hazardous Marine Conditions Possible... This hazardous weather outlook is for South Florida. .DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT Rip currents: There is a High Risk of rip currents for the Atlantic Beaches today. Thunderstorms: Thunderstorms will overspread the region from the Gulf of Mexico this morning and continue through the early evening hours. The main threats will be lightning, gusty winds, and locally heavy rainfall. Waterspouts: Waterspouts will be possible with showers and thunderstorms over all South Florida waters. Wind: South-southeasterly wind of around 20 knots are expected over the local Atlantic waters through this evening. A Small Craft Advisory is in effect. Flooding: There is a slight chance of some urban flooding along both the Gulf and Atlantic coasts today. .DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY No hazardous weather is expected at this time. .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.