Hazardous Weather Outlook
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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MELBOURNE FL
534 AM EDT THU MAR 26 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-
534 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR EAST CENTRAL FLORIDA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

.THUNDERSTORM IMPACT...
NUMEROUS SHOWERS ARE EXPECTED TO DEVELOP ACROSS EAST CENTRAL
FLORIDA TODAY...AS WELL AS A CHANCE FOR THUNDERSTORMS. WHILE THE
OVERALL THREAT FOR SEVERE WEATHER IS LOW...CONDITIONS MAY ALLOW A
FEW OF THE STORMS TO GENERATE WIND GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH AS WELL AS
DEADLY CLOUD-TO-GROUND LIGHTNING. STORM MOTION WILL BE NORTHEAST
AROUND 25 MPH. REMEMBER...LIGHTNING MAKES EVERY THUNDERSTORM A
POTENTIAL KILLER. CEASE OUTDOOR ACTIVITY IMMEDIATELY AND MOVE
INDOORS IF THUNDER IS HEARD.

.RIP CURRENT IMPACT...
A LONG PERIOD SWELL WILL CONTINUE TO IMPACT THE EAST FLORIDA COAST
TODAY THAT WILL GENERATE A RIP CURRENT THREAT ALONG AREA BEACHES.
THE THREAT WILL BE HIGHEST THROUGH 11:00 AM THIS MORNING AND
AFTER 5:00 PM THIS AFTERNOON DUE TO TIDAL EFFECTS. CHECK WITH
BEACH PATROL FOR LATEST CONDITIONS AND NEVER SWIM ALONE.

.MARINE THUNDERSTORM GUST IMPACT...
THUNDERSTORMS THAT DEVELOP ACROSS EAST CENTRAL FLORIDA TODAY WILL
TRACK TO THE NORTHEAST AROUND 25 MPH AND WILL BE CAPABLE OF
PRODUCING WIND GUSTS OVER 34 KNOTS. THE INTRACOASTAL WATERWAY AND
THE NEARSHORE ATLANTIC WATERS WILL BE MOST SUSCEPTIBLE AS THE
STORMS MOVE OFFSHORE. BOATERS SHOULD WATCH FOR STORMS APPROACHING
FROM THE WEST OR SOUTHWEST AND BE PREPARED TO TAKE ACTION SHOULD
THREATENING WEATHER DEVELOP.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY.
THERE WILL BE A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS ON FRIDAY AHEAD OF A
STRONG COLD FRONTAL PASSAGE FRIDAY NIGHT. A RIP CURRENT THREAT
WILL CONTINUE THROUGH LATE WEEK AS A LONG PERIOD SWELL IMPACTS THE
EAST FLORIDA COAST.

POOR CONDITIONS FOR SMALL CRAFT ARE EXPECTED TO DEVELOP THIS WEEKEND
BEHIND THE FRONT AS NORTHWEST TO NORTH WINDS FRESHEN TO AROUND 20
KNOTS WITH BUILDING SEAS.


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

$$

BRAGAW



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