Hazardous Weather Outlook
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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MELBOURNE FL
541 AM EDT WED APR 15 2015

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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-
541 AM EDT WED APR 15 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR EAST CENTRAL FLORIDA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

.THUNDERSTORM IMPACT...
AMPLE MOISTURE AND SURFACE HEATING WILL LEAD TO THE DEVELOPMENT
OF SCATTERED TO NUMEROUS LIGHTNING STORMS ALONG THE INLAND MOVING
SEA BREEZE BOUNDARIES THIS AFTERNOON. THE HIGHEST STORM COVERAGE
IS EXPECTED ALONG AND NORTH OF THE I-4 CORRIDOR FROM MID TO LATE
AFTERNOON...SHIFTING BACK TO THE COASTAL COUNTIES AFTER SUNSET. A
FEW STRONG STORMS WILL BE CAPABLE OF PRODUCING FREQUENT
LIGHTNING...STRONG WIND GUSTS UP TO 40 TO 50 MPH AND SMALL HAIL.
STORM MOTION WILL BE NORTH TO NORTHEAST AROUND 15 MPH.

.FLOOD IMPACT...
SCATTERED TO NUMEROUS STORMS HAVE GENERATED SEVERAL INCHES OF RAIN
ACROSS PORTIONS OF CENTRAL FLORIDA OVER THE PAST WEEK...LEAVING
MUCH OF THE GROUND NEAR SATURATION. ADDITIONAL STORM DEVELOPMENT
THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING WILL PRODUCE ANOTHER ROUND OF LOCAL
HEAVY RAIN WITH AMOUNTS BETWEEN ONE TO TWO INCHES IN A RELATIVELY
SHORT TIME. AREAS FROM NORTHWEST OSCEOLA COUNTY NORTHWARD THROUGH
METRO ORLANDO...LAKE COUNTY AND ALONG THE INTERSTATE FOUR
CORRIDOR WILL BE MOST SUSCEPTIBLE TO NUISANCE FLOODING OF LOW
SPOTS AND ROADWAYS.

.RIP CURRENT IMPACT...
A TWO TO THREE FOOT EASTERLY SWELL WILL IMPACT THE EAST FLORIDA
COAST TODAY AND PRODUCE A LOW TO MODERATE RIP CURRENT THREAT ALONG
AREA BEACHES. THE THREAT WILL BE GREATEST BETWEEN 8:30 AM AND
3:00 PM DUE TO TIDAL EFFECTS. CHECK WITH BEACH PATROL FOR LOCAL
CONDITIONS BEFORE ENTERING THE WATERS AND NEVER SWIM ALONE.

.MARINE THUNDERSTORM GUST IMPACT...
STORMS THAT DEVELOP THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING WILL BE CAPABLE OF
PRODUCING WIND GUSTS UP TO 35 KNOTS OVER INLAND LAKES OF EAST
CENTRAL FLORIDA AS THEY PUSH NORTH TO NORTHEAST. A FEW STRONG
STORMS MAY ALSO PUSH OFFSHORE...MAINLY ALONG THE COASTLINE OF
VOLUSIA AND BREVARD COUNTIES.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY.
THERE WILL BE A CHANCE FOR AFTERNOON THUNDERSTORMS OVER THE NEXT
SEVERAL DAYS AS UNUSUALLY DEEP MOISTURE ACROSS THE REGION REMAINS
IN PLACE. A FEW STRONG STORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE EACH DAY THROUGH
THURSDAY.

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

$$

BRAGAW



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