Hazardous Weather Outlook
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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MELBOURNE FL
918 AM EST SAT FEB 28 2015

AMZ550-552-555-570-572-575-FLZ041-044>047-053-054-058-059-064-141-
144-147-010100-
FLAGLER BEACH TO VOLUSIA-BREVARD COUNTY LINE 0-20 NM-VOLUSIA-
BREVARD COUNTY LINE TO SEBASTIAN INLET 0-20 NM-
SEBASTIAN INLET TO JUPITER INLET 0-20 NM-FLAGLER BEACH TO VOLUSIA-
BREVARD COUNTY LINE 20-60 NM-VOLUSIA-
BREVARD COUNTY LINE TO SEBASTIAN INLET 20-60 NM-
SEBASTIAN INLET TO JUPITER INLET 20-60 NM-INLAND VOLUSIA COUNTY-
NORTHERN LAKE COUNTY-ORANGE-SEMINOLE-SOUTHERN BREVARD COUNTY-
OSCEOLA-INDIAN RIVER-OKEECHOBEE-ST. LUCIE-MARTIN-
COASTAL VOLUSIA COUNTY-SOUTHERN LAKE COUNTY-
NORTHERN BREVARD COUNTY-
918 AM EST SAT FEB 28 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR EAST CENTRAL FLORIDA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

.THUNDERSTORM IMPACT...
INCREASED MOISTURE AND DAYTIME HEATING WILL BRING A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF LIGHTNING STORMS THIS AFTERNOON ACROSS OKEECHOBEE COUNTY AND
THE TREASURE COAST.

.FLOOD IMPACT...
PERSISTENT RAINFALL NEAR THE TREASURE COAST WILL CONTINUE TO
PRODUCE FLOODING IN LOW LYING AREAS TODAY. HEAVY RAIN AMOUNTS
UP TO FOUR INCHES HAVE ALREADY BEEN REPORTED IN THE PORT ST LUCIE
AREA AS OF MID MORNING...LEADING TO FLOODING OF STREETS AND LOW
LYING AREAS. ADDITIONAL PERSISTENT RAINFALL ALONG THE MARTIN AND
ST LUCIE COUNTY COASTS WILL FURTHER AGGRAVATE ANY STANDING WATER
AND MAY LEAD TO ADDITIONAL FLOODING ISSUES TODAY.

.RIP CURRENT IMPACT...
BREEZY TO WINDY ONSHORE FLOW COMBINED WITH BUILDING SEAS WILL
PRODUCE LOCALLY ROUGH SURF ALONG EAST CENTRAL FLORIDA BEACHES
TODAY. A MODERATE THREAT FOR RIP CURRENTS WILL CONTINUE. BEACH
GOERS SHOULD USE EXTREME CAUTION IF HEADING INTO THE COOL AND
CHOPPY SURF AND SWIM ONLY WITHIN SIGHT OF A LIFEGUARD.

.WIND AND SEA IMPACT...
WINDS WILL BECOME EAST TODAY AND STRENGTHEN TO NEAR 20 KNOTS WHILE
SEAS BUILD TO 6 TO 8 FEET NEAR SHORE AND 8 TO 10 FEET OFFSHORE
INTO TONIGHT. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY.
A LINGERING SWELL WILL KEEP BOATING CONDITIONS HAZARDOUS THROUGH
SUNDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...
SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED TODAY.

$$

ULRICH/GLITTO



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