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  Hazardous Weather Outlook Text
FLUS42 KMFL 270933
HWOMFL

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK FOR SOUTH FLORIDA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIAMI FL
533 AM EDT THU AUG 27 2015

AMZ610-630-650-651-670-671-FLZ063-066>075-168-172>174-GMZ656-657-676-
272145-
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 EXTENDING FROM
20 NM TO 60 NM-
WATERS FROM DEERFIELD BEACH TO OCEAN REEF, FL EXTENDING FROM 20 NM
TO THE TERRITORIAL WATERS OF THE 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-
GULF WATERS FROM CHOKOLOSKEE TO BONITA BEACH, FL EXTENDING FROM 
20 TO 60 NM-
533 AM EDT THU AUG 27 2015

...WIDESPREAD SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ACROSS THE REGION TODAY...
...A SLIGHT CHANCE OF WATERSPOUTS ACROSS REGIONAL WATERS TODAY...

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR SOUTH FLORIDA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT


THUNDERSTORMS: THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE OVER SOUTH FLORIDA TODAY
INTO THE EVENING HOURS. THE MAIN IMPACT FROM THE STORMS WILL BE
LIGHTNING STRIKES, GUSTY WINDS AND ISOLATED AREAS OF LOCALLY HEAVY
RAINFALL.

WATERSPOUTS: THERE IS A SLIGHT RISK OF WATERSPOUTS ACROSS THE
REGIONAL WATERS TODAY.

WIND: WIND GUSTS IN THE 40 MPH TO 50 MPH RANGE ARE POSSIBLE WITH
THE STRONGER THUNDERSTORMS TODAY.

FLOODING: THERE IS THE POTENTIAL TODAY FOR LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL
ACROSS THE SOUTH FLORIDA PENINSULA. MINOR URBAN TYPE FLOODING MAY
BE POSSIBLE IN POOR DRAINAGE AND LOW LYING AREAS.

TEMPERATURES: HEAT INDICES MAY REACH INTO THE 100 TO 105 DEGREE
RANGE TODAY ACROSS PORTIONS OF THE INTERIOR. 


.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY


THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED TO DEVELOP EACH DAY WITH THE MAIN RISK
BEING LIGHTNING STRIKES. 

TROPICAL STORM ERIKA MIGHT IMPACT THE REGION LATE THIS WEEKEND
INTO THE EARLY PART OF NEXT WEEK WITH THE POSSIBILITY OF
ADDITIONAL STRENGTHENING. PLEASE CONTINUE TO MONITOR THE PROGRESS
OF TROPICAL STORM ERIKA.


.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION: WIDESPREAD SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT
ANTICIPATED, HOWEVER INDIVIDUAL SPOTTERS ARE ENCOURAGED TO REPORT
HIGH WIND 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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