Hazardous Weather Outlook
Issued by NWS Melbourne, FL

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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MELBOURNE FL
450 AM EDT MON AUG 25 2014

AMZ550-552-555-570-572-575-FLZ041-044>047-053-054-058-059-064-141-
144-147-252100-
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-
450 AM EDT MON AUG 25 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR EAST CENTRAL FLORIDA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

.THUNDERSTORM IMPACT...
ISOLATED LIGHTNING STORMS WILL DEVELOP ALONG THE INLAND MOVING EAST
COAST SEA BREEZE BOUNDARY THIS AFTERNOON. THE BEST CHANCE FOR
LIGHTNING STORMS WILL EXIST WELL INLAND MAINLY WEST OF
SANFORD...ORLANDO AND SAINT CLOUD FROM MID TO LATE AFTERNOON AS
BOUNDARIES BEGIN TO COLLIDE. A FEW STORMS WILL BE CAPABLE OF
PRODUCING FREQUENT LIGHTNING STRIKES AND WIND GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH.
STORMS WILL GENERALLY MOVE TOWARD THE SOUTHWEST AT 10 TO 15 MPH.

.HIGH WIND IMPACT...
A LAKE WIND ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT FOR THE VOLUSIA COUNTY COAST.
GUSTY NORTHEAST WINDS OF 20 TO 30 MPH WILL OCCUR ALONG THE
COAST...ESPECIALLY ACROSS BREVARD COUNTY SOUTH TO VERO BEACH.
SMALL ITEMS MAY BE TOSSED ABOUT BY GUSTY WINDS.

.COASTAL FLOOD IMPACT...
ONSHORE WINDS SURGING ASHORE AT 20 TO 30 MPH DURING TIME OF HIGH
TIDE AT THE MIDDLE OF THIS MORNING AROUND 9 TO 10 AM MAY BRING
SOME MINOR BEACH EROSION TO THE VOLUSIA COUNTY COAST ALONG WITH
CHOPPY SURF.

.RIP CURRENT IMPACT...
WIND AND OCEAN CONDITIONS WILL PRODUCE A MODERATE HAZARD OF RIP
CURRENTS AT AREA BEACHES. IN ADDITION TO RIP CURRENTS CHOPPY SURF
WILL BE PRESENT WITHIN THE SURF ZONE...INCREASING THE CHANCE OF
DISABLING ANYONE ENTERING THE OCEAN. IT IS NOT RECOMMENDED
ENTERING THE WATER TODAY.

.MARINE THUNDERSTORM GUST IMPACT...
ISOLATED STORMS DEVELOPING OVER THE MARINE AREA AS WELL AS A FEW
INLAND LAKES WILL HAVE THE POTENTIAL TO PRODUCE GUSTY WINDS AROUND
35 KNOTS.

.WIND AND SEA IMPACT...
A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY WILL BE IN EFFECT FOR ALL THE ATLANTIC
WATERS AFTER 10 AM THIS MORNING. GUSTY NORTHEAST WINDS WILL OCCUR
WITH BUILDING SEAS MAKING NAVIGATION POTENTIALLY HAZARDOUS FOR
SMALL VESSELS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY.
TROPICAL STORM CRISTOBAL IS FORECAST TO REMAIN WELL AWAY FROM THE
FLORIDA ATLANTIC COAST AS IT LIFTS NORTHWARD TO EAST OF THE
BAHAMAS...THEN NORTHEASTWARD OVER THE OPEN ATLANTIC. THE PRIMARY
IMPACT TO EAST CENTRAL FLORIDA WILL BE INCREASING LONG PERIOD
SWELLS WHICH WILL INCREASE THE RIP CURRENT HAZARD AT THE BEACHES
TUESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY.

HIGH PRESSURE ALONG THE MID ATLANTIC COAST COMBINED WITH CRISTOBAL
WILL LEAD TO GUSTY NORTHEAST WINDS EARLY THIS WEEK AND HAZARDOUS
CONDITIONS FOR SMALL CRAFT.

BELOW NORMAL STORM COVERAGE IS EXPECTED TUESDAY AND WEDNESDAY WITH A
RETURN OF SCATTERED AFTERNOON STORMS LATE THIS WEEK AND WEEKEND.

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

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