Hazardous Weather Outlook
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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MELBOURNE FL
422 AM EDT WED AUG 27 2014

AMZ550-552-555-570-572-575-FLZ041-044>047-053-054-058-059-064-141-
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COASTAL WATERS FROM FLAGLER BEACH TO VOLUSIA BREVARD COUNTY LINE
OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM VOLUSIA BREVARD COUNTY LINE TO SEBASTIAN
INLET OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM SEBASTIAN INLET TO JUPITER INLET OUT 20 NM-
WATERS FROM FLAGLER BEACH TO VOLUSIA BREVARD COUNTY LINE 20 TO
60 NM OFFSHORE-
WATERS FROM VOLUSIA BREVARD COUNTY LINE TO SEBASTIAN INLET 20 TO
60 NM OFFSHORE-
WATERS FROM SEBASTIAN INLET TO JUPITER INLET 20 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
INLAND VOLUSIA-NORTHERN LAKE-ORANGE-SEMINOLE-SOUTHERN BREVARD-
OSCEOLA-INDIAN RIVER-OKEECHOBEE-ST. LUCIE-MARTIN-COASTAL VOLUSIA-
SOUTHERN LAKE-NORTHERN BREVARD-
422 AM EDT WED AUG 27 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR EAST CENTRAL FLORIDA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

.RIP CURRENT IMPACT...
LARGE SWELLS FROM HURRICANE CRISTOBAL WILL CONTINUE TO GENERATE A
HIGH RIP CURRENT THREAT ALONG AREA BEACHES. BEACH GOERS ARE
STRONGLY RECOMMENDED TO REMAIN OUT OF THE SURF TODAY.

.WIND AND SEA IMPACT...
A GENTLE TO MODERATE NORTHEAST BREEZE WILL PUSH LARGE OCEAN
SWELLS FROM HURRICANE CRISTOBAL INTO THE LOCAL ATLANTIC THROUGH
THE DAY. NEARSHORE SEAS BETWEEN 4 AND 6 FEET AND OFFSHORE SEAS
BETWEEN 6 AND 8 FEET WILL MAKE NAVIGATION HAZARDOUS FOR SMALL
VESSELS. WAVES IN THE GULF STREAM MAY BE PARTICULARLY TREACHEROUS
AS THE NORTHEAST SWELLS INTERACT WITH THE SOUTHERLY CURRENT. SMALL
CRAFT NEARSHORE SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY
REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR THE COASTAL WATERS OF EAST CENTRAL FLORIDA
BETWEEN 20 AND 60 NAUTICAL MILES.

.FIRE WEATHER IMPACT...
THE UNUSUALLY DRY WEATHER PATTERN WILL RESULT IN A FIRE THREAT FOR
THE INTERIOR PORTIONS OF EAST CENTRAL FLORIDA...MAINLY ALONG THE
NORTHEAST SHORE OF LAKE OKEECHOBEE WHERE THE GROUND IS DRIEST.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY.
SWELLS FROM DISTANT TROPICAL STORM CRISTOBAL WILL DIMINISH THROUGH
LATE WEEK BUT WILL CONTINUE TO ENHANCE THE RIP CURRENT THREAT
ALONG THE EAST FLORIDA COAST. HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS FOR SMALL
CRAFT WILL PERSIST INTO THURSDAY AS WELL.

THUNDERSTORM COVERAGE WILL REMAIN WILL INCREASE INTO THE WEEKEND
WINDS SHIFT TO THE SOUTH AND PUSH HIGHER MOISTURE BACK INTO
CENTRAL FLORIDA.


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

$$

BRAGAW






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