Hazardous Weather Outlook
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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MELBOURNE FL
1150 AM EDT WED SEP 17 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-
1150 AM EDT WED SEP 17 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR EAST CENTRAL FLORIDA.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT.

.THUNDERSTORM IMPACT...
DEEP MOISTURE AHEAD OF A FRONTAL BOUNDARY WILL ALLOW SCATTERED
THUNDERSTORMS TO DEVELOP ACROSS CENTRAL FLORIDA TODAY. STORM MOTION
WILL BE TOWARD THE EAST SOUTHEAST AROUND 20 MPH. A FEW STRONG STORMS
WILL BE POSSIBLE THIS AFTERNOON WITH WIND GUSTS AROUND 40 MPH...
FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING...AND LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL.

.RIP CURRENT IMPACT...
INCREASING LONG PERIOD SWELLS FROM DISTANT HURRICANE EDOUARD WILL
IMPACT THE EAST FLORIDA COAST THIS AFTERNOON AND GENERATE A HIGH RIP
CURRENT THREAT ALONG AREA BEACHES. BEACH GOERS ARE URGED TO CHECK
WITH LOCAL BEACH RESCUE FOR THE LATEST SURF CONDITIONS AND NOT ENTER
THE SURF ABOVE YOUR KNEES. ALWAYS SWIM WITHIN SIGHT OF A LIFEGUARD.

.MARINE THUNDERSTORM GUST IMPACT...
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL MOVE EAST TO SOUTHEAST
AROUND 15 KNOTS ACROSS THE CENTRAL FLORIDA AND THE LOCAL ATLANTIC
TODAY. A FEW STORMS WILL BE CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WIND GUSTS AROUND
35 KNOTS AS THEY MOVE ACROSS INTERIOR LAKES AND PUSH OFFSHORE.

.WIND AND SEA IMPACT...
LONG PERIOD SWELLS GENERATED BY DISTANT HURRICANE EDOUARD WILL PUSH
INTO THE LOCAL ATLANTIC WATERS TODAY. THE INCOMING SWELL COULD
CREATE ROUGH CONDITIONS NEAR THE INLETS...ESPECIALLY DURING THE
OUTGOING TIDES. BOATERS NAVIGATING THE INLETS ARE URGED TO USE
CAUTION.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY.
LONG PERIOD SWELLS FROM DISTANT HURRICANE EDOUARD WILL LINGER INTO
THURSDAY WITH AT LEAST A MODERATE RIP CURRENT THREAT ALONG AREA
BEACHES. IN ADDITION...BOATERS MAY EXPERIENCE HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS
NEAR INLETS ESPECIALLY DURING THE OUTGOING TIDE THROUGH THURSDAY.
RAIN CHANCES WILL DIMINISH ON THURSDAY BEHIND A COLD FRONT...BUT
WILL INCREASE AGAIN INTO THE WEEKEND WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS EACH AFTERNOON.

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

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KELLY/BRAGAW







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