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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSONVILLE FL
1058 AM EST SUN NOV 23 2014

AMZ450-452-454-470-472-474-FLZ020>025-030>033-035>038-040-
GAZ132>136-149>154-162>166-241600-
ALTAMAHA SOUND GA TO FERNANDINA BEACH FL OUT 20 NM-
FERNANDINA BEACH TO ST AUGUSTINE FL OUT 20 NM-
ST AUGUSTINE TO FLAGLER BEACH FL OUT 20 NM-
ALTAMAHA SOUND GA TO FERNANDINA BEACH FL 20 NM TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
FERNANDINA BEACH TO ST AUGUSTINE FL 20 NM TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
ST AUGUSTINE TO FLAGLER BEACH FL 20 NM TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-HAMILTON-
SUWANNEE-COLUMBIA-BAKER-NASSAU-DUVAL-UNION-BRADFORD-CLAY-ST JOHNS-
GILCHRIST-ALACHUA-PUTNAM-FLAGLER-MARION-COFFEE-JEFF DAVIS-BACON-
APPLING-WAYNE-ATKINSON-WARE-PIERCE-BRANTLEY-INLAND GLYNN-
COASTAL GLYNN-ECHOLS-CLINCH-CHARLTON-INLAND CAMDEN-COASTAL CAMDEN-
1058 AM EST SUN NOV 23 2014

...STRONG TO SEVERE STORMS POSSIBLE OVER THE SUWANNEE VALLEY AND
INTERIOR SOUTHEAST GEORGIA FROM LATE THIS AFTERNOON INTO THE EARLY
EVENING...

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORIES IN EFFECT...

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK AT AREA BEACHES THROUGH THIS EVENING...

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR NORTHEAST FLORIDA...
SOUTHEAST GEORGIA AND THE ADJACENT COASTAL WATERS.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT...

A SQUALL LINE CONTAINING STRONG TO SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS IS
EXPECTED TO DEVELOP OVER THE FLORIDA PANHANDLE AND SOUTHERN
ALABAMA EARLY THIS AFTERNOON. THIS LINE WILL MOVE RAPIDLY
NORTHEASTWARD INTO THE SUWANNEE VALLEY AND INTERIOR PORTIONS OF
SOUTHEAST GEORGIA DURING THE LATE AFTERNOON AND EARLY EVENING
HOURS. DAMAGING WIND GUSTS ARE THE PRIMARY THREAT...WITH AN
ISOLATED TORNADO POSSIBLE. THIS LINE WILL WEAKEN DURING THE EARLY
EVENING HOURS...WITH ONLY ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS EXPECTED FOR THE
REST OF NORTHEAST FLORIDA AND COASTAL SOUTHEAST GEORGIA TONIGHT.

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR THE NEAR SHORE
COASTAL WATERS THROUGH EARLY THIS EVENING...AND A SMALL CRAFT
ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR THE OFFSHORE WATERS THROUGH MONDAY
MORNING.

THERE IS A HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS AT AREA BEACHES THROUGH THE
EARLY EVENING HOURS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...MONDAY THROUGH SATURDAY...

A COLD FRONT WILL SLOWLY MOVE THROUGH OUR REGION THROUGH MIDWEEK.
ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS WILL REMAIN POSSIBLE THROUGH TUESDAY.

LINGERING EASTERLY SWELLS WILL KEEP AN ENHANCED THREAT FOR RIP
CURRENTS IN PLACE AT AREA BEACHES THROUGH MIDWEEK.

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED FOR THE COASTAL
WATERS FROM LATE TUESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY AS STRONG NORTHERLY
WINDS DEVELOP IN THE WAKE OF A COLD FRONT.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTERS ARE REQUESTED TO SELF-ACTIVATE IF WARNINGS ARE ISSUED
LATER TODAY.

FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION...VISIT THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE
IN JACKSONVILLE WEBSITE ON THE INTERNET AT WEATHER.GOV/JAX.

$$

NELSON








Rip Current Statement

COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSONVILLE FL
313 AM EST SUN NOV 23 2014

FLZ024-025-033-038-GAZ154-166-240000-
/O.CON.KJAX.RP.S.0011.000000T0000Z-141124T0000Z/
NASSAU-DUVAL-ST JOHNS-FLAGLER-COASTAL GLYNN-COASTAL CAMDEN-
313 AM EST SUN NOV 23 2014

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

* TIMING...THERE WILL BE A HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK AT AREA BEACHES
  TODAY.

* IMPACTS...BREEZY ONSHORE WINDS AND ELEVATED SEAS WILL PRODUCE
  ROUGH SURF CONDITIONS. BREAKER HEIGHTS OF 4 TO 6 FEET ARE
  EXPECTED.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

RIP CURRENTS ARE POWERFUL CHANNELS OF WATER FLOWING QUICKLY AWAY
FROM SHORE...WHICH OCCUR MOST OFTEN AT LOW SPOTS OR BREAKS IN THE
SANDBAR AND IN THE VICINITY OF STRUCTURES SUCH AS GROINS...
JETTIES AND PIERS. HEED THE ADVICE OF LIFEGUARDS AND THE BEACH
PATROL. PAY ATTENTION TO FLAGS AND POSTED SIGNS.

IF YOU BECOME CAUGHT IN A RIP CURRENT...DO NOT PANIC. REMAIN CALM
AND BEGIN TO SWIM PARALLEL TO SHORE. ONCE YOU ARE AWAY FROM THE
FORCE OF THE RIP CURRENT...BEGIN TO SWIM BACK TO THE BEACH. DO
NOT ATTEMPT TO SWIM DIRECTLY AGAINST A RIP CURRENT. EVEN A STRONG
SWIMMER CAN BECOME EXHAUSTED QUICKLY.

&&

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