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Special Weather Statement

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSONVILLE FL
122 PM EDT WED MAY 4 2016

FLZ031>033-036-037-041815-
ALACHUA FL-BRADFORD FL-CLAY FL-ST. JOHNS FL-PUTNAM FL-
122 PM EDT WED MAY 4 2016

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR CENTRAL ST. JOHNS...EAST CENTRAL
ALACHUA...NORTHERN PUTNAM...SOUTHEASTERN BRADFORD AND SOUTHERN CLAY
COUNTIES UNTIL 215 PM EDT...

AT 122 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM OVER
MELROSE...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 30 MPH.

HAIL UP TO NICKEL SIZE IN DIAMETER AND GUSTY WINDS OF 30 TO 40 MPH
CAN BE EXPECTED.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
SAINT AUGUSTINE...PALATKA...GREEN COVE SPRINGS...INTERLACHEN...KEYSTONE
HEIGHTS...HASTINGS...MELROSE...WORLD GOLF VILLAGE...SAINT AUGUSTINE
BEACH...HAWTHORNE...GEORGE`S LAKE...MELROSE LANDING...SAINT AUGUSTINE
SHORES...LAKE GENEVA...SAINT AUGUSTINE SOUTH...BARDIN...GUANA RIVER STATE
PARK...VILANO BEACH...BOSTWICK AND FLORAHOME.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...
REPORT DAMAGE TO THE NEAREST LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCY OR YOUR COUNTY
EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT.

TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS ALSO OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM...AND MAY LEAD
TO LOCALIZED FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED
ROADWAYS.

&&

LAT...LON 2976 8123 2958 8209 2979 8218 3008 8134
TIME...MOT...LOC 1722Z 245DEG 38KT 2970 8205

$$

HESS




Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSONVILLE FL
451 AM EDT WED MAY 4 2016

AMZ450-452-454-470-472-474-FLZ020>025-030>033-035>038-040-124-125-
GAZ132>136-149>154-162>166-050900-
COASTAL WATERS FROM ALTAMAHA SOUND TO FERNANDINA BEACH FL OUT
20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM FERNANDINA BEACH TO ST. AUGUSTINE FL OUT
20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM ST. AUGUSTINE TO FLAGLER BEACH FL OUT 20 NM-
WATERS FROM ALTAMAHA SOUND GA TO FERNANDINA BEACH FL FROM 20 TO
60 NM-
WATERS FROM FERNANDINA BEACH TO ST. AUGUSTINE FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
WATERS FROM ST. AUGUSTINE TO FLAGLER BEACH FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
HAMILTON-SUWANNEE-COLUMBIA-BAKER-INLAND NASSAU-INLAND DUVAL-UNION-
BRADFORD-CLAY-ST. JOHNS-GILCHRIST-ALACHUA-PUTNAM-FLAGLER-MARION-
COASTAL NASSAU-COASTAL DUVAL-COFFEE-JEFF DAVIS-BACON-APPLING-
WAYNE-ATKINSON-WARE-PIERCE-BRANTLEY-INLAND GLYNN-COASTAL GLYNN-
ECHOLS-CLINCH-CHARLTON-INLAND CAMDEN-COASTAL CAMDEN-
451 AM EDT WED MAY 4 2016

...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS POSSIBLE THIS MORNING OVER NORTH CENTRAL
AND PORTIONS OF NORTHEAST FLORIDA...

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

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

A COLD FRONT WILL PROGRESS SOUTHEASTWARD THROUGH OUR AREA TODAY.
STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE AHEAD OF THE FRONT THIS
MORNING OVER NORTH CENTRAL AND PORTIONS OF NORTHEAST FLORIDA.
STORM MOTION WILL GENERALLY BE EASTWARD AROUND 30 MPH. STRONGER
ACTIVITY WILL BE CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WIND GUSTS OF 40-55
MPH...SMALL HAIL...AND FREQUENT LIGHTNING STRIKES. ACTIVITY MAY
LINGER THROUGH THE MID-AFTERNOON HOURS IN NORTH CENTRAL FLORIDA.

NORTHWESTERLY WINDS WILL STRENGTHEN OVER THE COASTAL WATERS
TONIGHT. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MAY BE REQUIRED FOR PORTIONS OF
THE OFFSHORE WATERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY...

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED FOR THURSDAY OVER
BOTH THE NEAR SHORE AND OFFSHORE WATERS...WITH ADVISORY CONDITIONS
CONTINUING THROUGH EARLY FRIDAY MORNING OFFSHORE.

BREEZY TO WINDY NORTHWESTERLY WINDS AND A MUCH DRIER AIR MASS WILL
CREATE AN ELEVATED FIRE DANGER ON THURSDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

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

$$

NELSON




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