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Short Term Forecast

SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MELBOURNE FL
700 AM EDT SUN AUG 28 2016

AMZ550-552-555-570-572-575-FLZ041-044>047-053-054-058-059-064-141-
144-147-281500-
COASTAL VOLUSIA-FLAGLER BEACH TO VOLUSIA-
BREVARD COUNTY LINE 20 NM TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-FLAGLER BEACH TO VOLUSIA-
BREVARD COUNTY LINE OUT TO 20 NM-INDIAN RIVER-INLAND VOLUSIA-MARTIN-
NORTHERN BREVARD-NORTHERN LAKE-OKEECHOBEE-ORANGE-OSCEOLA-
SEBASTIAN INLET TO JUPITER INLET 20 NM TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
SEBASTIAN INLET TO JUPITER INLET OUT TO 20 NM-SEMINOLE-
SOUTHERN BREVARD-SOUTHERN LAKE-ST. LUCIE-VOLUSIA-
BREVARD COUNTY LINE TO SEBASTIAN INLET 20 NM TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
VOLUSIA-BREVARD COUNTY LINE TO SEBASTIAN INLET OUT TO 20 NM-
700 AM EDT SUN AUG 28 2016

.NOW...

...SHOWERS WILL CONTINUE TO MOVE ONSHORE THROUGH MID MORNING...

THROUGH MID MORNING...WIDELY SCATTERED SHOWERS WILL CONTINUE TO MOVE
WESTWARD AT 15 TO 20 MPH OVER EH ADJACENT ATLANTIC...AND OCCASIONALLY
ONSHORE. THE HIGHEST COVERAGE IS EXPECTED TO BE ACROSS NORTHERN
BREVARD AND SOUTHERN VOLUSIA COUNTIES BETWEEN NEW SMYRNA BEACH AND
COCOA BEACH.

THE SHOWERS WILL MOVE INLAND ABOUT 5 TO 15 MILES...BUT THEN WEAKEN AS
THEY TRY TO MAKE IT FARTHER INLAND. PASSING HEAVY DOWNPOURS WITH
WIND GUSTS OF 20 TO 30 MPH CAN BE EXPECTED IN THE MORE INTENSE CELLS
ESPECIALLY ALONG THE COAST.


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Additional details...including graphics are available online at:
http://www.weather.gov/mlb/?n=blog

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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MELBOURNE FL
440 AM EDT SUN AUG 28 2016

AMZ550-552-555-570-572-575-FLZ041-044>047-053-054-058-059-064-141-
144-147-290000-
FLAGLER BEACH TO VOLUSIA-BREVARD COUNTY LINE 0-20 NM-VOLUSIA-
BREVARD COUNTY LINE TO SEBASTIAN INLET 0-20 NM-
SEBASTIAN INLET TO JUPITER INLET 0-20 NM-FLAGLER BEACH TO VOLUSIA-
BREVARD COUNTY LINE 20-60 NM-VOLUSIA-
BREVARD COUNTY LINE TO SEBASTIAN INLET 20-60 NM-
SEBASTIAN INLET TO JUPITER INLET 20-60 NM-INLAND VOLUSIA COUNTY-
NORTHERN LAKE COUNTY-ORANGE-SEMINOLE-SOUTHERN BREVARD COUNTY-
OSCEOLA-INDIAN RIVER-OKEECHOBEE-ST. LUCIE-MARTIN-
COASTAL VOLUSIA COUNTY-SOUTHERN LAKE COUNTY-
NORTHERN BREVARD COUNTY-
440 AM EDT SUN AUG 28 2016

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR EAST CENTRAL FLORIDA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

.RIP CURRENT IMPACT...
AN INCREASINGLY LONG PERIOD SWELL AND TIDAL EFFECTS WILL PRODUCE A
HIGH RISK FOR RIP CURRENTS ALONG THE BEACHES OF EAST CENTRAL
FLORIDA. THE THREAT FOR RIP CURRENTS WILL BE IN PLACE ALL DAY,
HOWEVER, IT WILL BE HIGHEST BETWEEN 900 AM AND 300 PM DUE TO TIDAL
EFFECTS. HEED THE ADVICE OF LIFEGUARDS...BEACH PATROL FLAGS AND
SIGNS IF HEADED TO THE BEACH TODAY.

.THUNDERSTORM IMPACT...
ENHANCED MOISTURE AND STEADY ONSHORE WINDS WILL LEAD TO ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS ACROSS EAST CENTRAL FLORIDA. A FEW LIGHTNING STORMS
OVER THE ATLANTIC COULD MOVE ONSHORE ALONG THE COAST THROUGH MID
MORNING, BEFORE ADDITIONAL THUNDERSTORMS DEVELOP OVER THE
INTERIOR BEGINNING LATE THIS MORNING AND INTO THE AFTERNOON.
OCCASIONAL LIGHTNING STRIKES, WIND GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH, AND BRIEF
HEAVY DOWNPOURS WILL ACCOMPANY ANY STORM THAT DEVELOPS.

.MARINE THUNDERSTORM GUST IMPACT...
BRIEF WIND GUSTS APPROACHING 35 KNOTS WILL BE POSSIBLE IN AND
NEAR ANY STORM THAT DEVELOPS OVER THE ATLANTIC WATERS AS WELL AS
INLAND LAKES AND THE INTRACOASTAL WATERS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...MONDAY THROUGH SATURDAY.
A WEAK AREA OF LOW PRESSURE WILL MOVE THROUGH THE FLORIDA STRAITS
AND INTO THE EASTERN GULF OF MEXICO THROUGH EARLY NEXT WEEK. THERE
IS A MEDIUM CHANCE OF THIS SYSTEM HAVING TROPICAL DEVELOPMENT
WITHIN THE NEXT 48 HOURS. REGARDLESS OF DEVELOPMENT, DEEP MOISTURE
IN ASSOCIATION WITH THIS SYSTEM WILL SPREAD OVER THE AREA,
INCREASING SHOWER AND THUNDERSTORM COVERAGE THROUGH THE UPCOMING
WORK WEEK. LOCALLY HEAVY DOWNPOURS, OCCASIONAL TO FREQUENT
LIGHTNING STRIKES, AND BRIEF GUSTY WINDS WILL BE THE MAIN HAZARDS
FROM STORMS.

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 MELBOURNE.

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

$$

ULRICH




Rip Current Statement

COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MELBOURNE FL
359 AM EDT SUN AUG 28 2016

...AN ENHANCED RIP CURRENT THREAT EXISTS ACROSS EAST CENTRAL
FLORIDA TODAY...

FLZ047-054-059-064-141-147-290000-
/O.NEW.KMLB.RP.S.0028.160828T0800Z-160829T0000Z/
SOUTHERN BREVARD COUNTY-INDIAN RIVER-ST. LUCIE-MARTIN-
COASTAL VOLUSIA COUNTY-NORTHERN BREVARD COUNTY-
359 AM EDT SUN AUG 28 2016

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

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MELBOURNE HAS ISSUED A HIGH RIP
CURRENT RISK...WHICH IS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING.

* TIMING...THE THREAT FOR RIP CURRENTS WILL BE IN PLACE ALL DAY,
  HOWEVER, IT WILL BE HIGHEST BETWEEN 900 AM AND 300 PM DUE TO
  TIDAL EFFECTS.

* IMPACTS...THE SEAWARD PULL OF RIP CURRENTS CAN BE LIFE
  THREATENING. ONLY SWIM IN THE OCEAN NEAR A LIFEGUARD.

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 JETTIES AND
PIERS. HEED THE ADVICE OF LIFEGUARDS...BEACH PATROL FLAGS AND
SIGNS.

IF YOU BECOME CAUGHT IN A RIP CURRENT...REMAIN CALM AND YELL FOR
HELP. DO NOT EXHAUST YOURSELF AND STAY AFLOAT WHILE WAITING FOR
HELP. IF YOU HAVE TO SWIM OUT OF A RIP CURRENT...SWIM PARALLEL TO
SHORE AND BACK TOWARD THE BEACH WHEN POSSIBLE. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO
SWIM DIRECTLY AGAINST A RIP CURRENT AS YOU WILL TIRE QUICKLY.

&&

$$

ULRICH




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