Hazardous Weather Outlook
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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MELBOURNE FL
513 AM EDT THU JUL 24 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-
513 AM EDT THU JUL 24 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR EAST CENTRAL FLORIDA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

.THUNDERSTORM IMPACT...
ADEQUATE ATMOSPHERIC MOISTURE COMBINED WITH SOME DAYTIME HEATING
WILL LEAD TO SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. THE FOCUS FOR
STORMS BY EARLY AFTERNOON WILL BE WITH THE EAST COAST SEA BREEZE.
A GRADUAL INCREASE IN COVERAGE AND INTENSITY WILL OCCUR THROUGH
LATE AFTERNOON...WITH A GRADUAL INLAND SHIFT OF THE STORMS. A FEW
STRONG STORMS WILL PRODUCE FREQUENT LIGHTNING STRIKES AND GUSTY
WINDS 40 TO 45 MPH.

.FLOOD IMPACT...
STORM MOTION WILL ONCE AGAIN BE VERY SLOW SO A FEW OF THE STRONGER
STORMS WILL PRODUCE 2 TO 3 INCHES OF RAIN IN AN HOUR...CAUSING
CONSIDERABLE WATER PONDING ON ROADWAYS.

.RIP CURRENT IMPACT...
A LINGERING EAST SWELL WILL RESULT IN A MODERATE RISK. THE
GREATEST CHANCE FOR STRONG RIP CURRENTS SHOULD BE LATE THIS
MORNING THROUGH MID AFTERNOON DUE TO TIDAL EFFECTS. CHECK WITH
OCEAN RESCUE PERSONNEL ABOUT OCEAN HAZARDS WHEN ARRIVING AT THE
BEACH AND ONLY ENTER THE SURF NEAR A LIFEGUARD.

.MARINE THUNDERSTORM GUST IMPACT...
A FEW STORMS EARLY THIS AFTERNOON WILL DEVELOP ALONG THE EAST
COAST SEA BREEZE NEAR THE INTRACOASTAL WATERWAYS AND NEAR SHORE
ATLANTIC WATERS. SOME OF THESE STORMS MAY MOVE OFF OF THE
COAST...ESPECIALLY NORTH OF SEBASTIAN INLET. CELL MOTION WILL BE
TO THE NORTHEAST AT LESS THAN 10 KNOTS.

SCATTERED STORMS WILL AFFECT THE INLAND LAKES THIS AFTERNOON. A
FEW WILL BE STRONG AND PRODUCE WINDS AROUND 40 MPH. BOATERS SHOULD
BE PREPARED TO GET OFF THE INLAND WATERS BY EARLY AFTERNOON.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY.
A CONTINUED LIGHT SOUTH WIND FLOW WILL KEEP HIGH MOISTURE OVER
THE AREA INTO LATE WEEK. THIS WILL RESULT IN SCATTERED AFTERNOON
TO EVENING STORMS WITH THE HIGHEST COVERAGE FAVORING THE INTERIOR.
A MORE SOUTHWEST WIND FLOW LATE IN THE WEEK SHOULD START TO BRING
A HIGHER COVERAGE BACK TO THE COAST.

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

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