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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK FOR SOUTH FLORIDA...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIAMI FL
504 PM EDT SAT AUG 27 2016

AMZ610-630-650-651-670-671-FLZ063-066>075-168-172>174-GMZ656-657-676-
280915-
LAKE OKEECHOBEE-BISCAYNE BAY-
COASTAL WATERS FROM JUPITER INLET TO DEERFIELD BEACH FL OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM DEERFIELD BEACH TO OCEAN REEF FL OUT 20 NM-
WATERS FROM JUPITER INLET TO DEERFIELD BEACH FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
WATERS FROM DEERFIELD BEACH TO OCEAN REEF FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM
EXCLUDING THE TERRITORIAL WATERS OF BAHAMAS-GLADES-HENDRY-
INLAND PALM BEACH-METRO PALM BEACH-COASTAL COLLIER-INLAND COLLIER-
INLAND BROWARD-METRO BROWARD-INLAND MIAMI-DADE-METRO MIAMI-DADE-
MAINLAND MONROE-COASTAL PALM BEACH-COASTAL BROWARD-COASTAL MIAMI-
DADE-FAR SOUTH MIAMI-DADE-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CHOKOLOSKEE TO BONITA BEACH FL OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM EAST CAPE SABLE TO CHOKOLOSKEE FL OUT 20 NM-
WATERS FROM CHOKOLOSKEE TO BONITA BEACH FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
504 PM EDT SAT AUG 27 2016

...MODERATE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS EAST COAST BEACHES...
...SCATTERED STORMS POSSIBLE TONIGHT...

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR SOUTH FLORIDA.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT

RIP CURRENTS: THERE IS A MODERATE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS FOR THE
EAST COAST BEACHES OF SOUTH FLORIDA.

THUNDERSTORMS: SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE THROUGH
TONIGHT. THE PRIMARY HAZARDS ARE LIGHTING AND GUSTY WINDS.


.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

THE NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER IS MONITORING A TROPICAL WAVE NEAR
EASTERN CUBA THAT IS EXPECTED TO TRACK WEST OR WEST-NORTHWEST
THROUGH THE FLORIDA STRAITS THIS WEEKEND AND INTO THE SOUTHEASTERN
GULF OF MEXICO EARLY NEXT WEEK. THERE IS A LOW CHANCE OF THIS
SYSTEM HAVING TROPICAL DEVELOPMENT WITHIN THE NEXT 48 HOURS.
HOWEVER, RESIDENTS AND VISITORS SHOULD CONTINUE TO CLOSELY MONITOR
THE FORECAST OVER THE NEXT FEW DAYS. STAY INFORMED WITH THE LATEST
PRODUCTS FROM THE NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER AND THE NATIONAL
WEATHER SERVICE IN MIAMI.

REGARDLESS OF THE POTENTIAL TROPICAL SYSTEM, THUNDERSTORMS ARE
LIKELY INTO EARLY NEXT WEEK. THERE IS A THREAT OF HEAVY RAINFALL
CAUSING FLOODING, PARTICULARLY SUNDAY THROUGH TUESDAY. THE RISK
OF RIP CURRENTS IS FORECAST TO INCREASE SUNDAY THROUGH EARLY NEXT
WEEK, FOR BOTH THE ATLANTIC AND GULF COASTS.


.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

FOR MORE INFORMATION...VISIT THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN
MIAMI WEBSITE AT WWW.WEATHER.GOV/MIAMI.

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BAXTER




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