Hazardous Weather Outlook
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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MELBOURNE FL
1012 AM EDT WED AUG 20 2014

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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-
1012 AM EDT WED AUG 20 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR EAST CENTRAL FLORIDA.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT.

.THUNDERSTORM IMPACT...
A DRY AND STABLE AIRMASS WILL PERSIST ACROSS THE REGION...KEEPING
STORM COVERAGE VERY LIMITED THIS AFTERNOON. THE BEST CHANCE FOR
ISOLATED STRONGER STORMS WILL EXIST NEAR AND INLAND OF THE TREASURE
COAST WHERE THE EAST COAST SEA BREEZE INTERACTS WITH THE LAKE
OKEECHOBEE BREEZE TOWARD MID AFTERNOON. HOWEVER A FEW ADDITIONAL
STORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE FARTHER NORTH OVER THE INTERIOR AND TOWARD
VOLUSIA COUNTY LATE IN THE AFTERNOON AND TOWARD SUNSET ALONG THE
INLAND MOVING SEA BREEZE BOUNDARIES.

ANY STRONG STORMS THAT DEVELOP WILL BE ABLE TO PRODUCE FREQUENT
LIGHTNING STRIKES AND WIND GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH. STORMS WILL MOVE
GENERALLY TOWARD THE EAST TO SOUTHEAST AROUND 5 TO 10 MPH.

.EXCESSIVE HEAT IMPACT...
LOW RAIN CHANCES WILL ALLOW FULL SUNSHINE FOR MOST OF THE DAY ACROSS
EAST CENTRAL FLORIDA. HIGH TEMPERATURES REACHING INTO THE LOW TO MID
90S IN COMBINATION WITH DEWPOINTS WILL BRING AFTERNOON HEAT INDICIES
OF 101-106F FOR SEVERAL HOURS THIS AFTERNOON. IF YOU MUST BE OUTSIDE
THIS AFTERNOON...REMEMBER TO DRINK PLENTY OF WATER AND TAKE BREAKS
IN A SHADED OR AIR CONDITIONED BUILDING. NEVER LEAVE CHILDREN OR
PETS UNATTENDED IN A CAR.

.MARINE THUNDERSTORM GUST IMPACT...
VERY ISOLATED STORMS DEVELOPING ACROSS THE AREA THIS AFTERNOON WILL
PUSH EAST TO SOUTHEAST AROUND 5 TO 10 MPH WITH BEST CHANCE FOR
CONVECTION JUST INLAND OF THE TREASURE COAST. A FEW ADDITIONAL
STORMS MAY ALSO MOVE ACROSS LAKE GEORGE AND OFFSHORE VOLUSIA COUNTY
LATE IN THE DAY. STORMS WILL HAVE THE POTENTIAL TO PRODUCE GUSTY
OUTFLOW WINDS AROUND 35 KNOTS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY.
COVERAGE OF STORMS IS EXPECTED TO BE BELOW NORMAL THROUGH FRIDAY
AND THIS WILL BRING HOT TEMPERATURES AND HEAT INDICES BETWEEN 101
AND 105. MORE TYPICAL SCATTERED AFTERNOON LIGHTNING STORMS SHOULD
RETURN THIS WEEKEND.

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

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MOSES/WEITLICH






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