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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAMPA BAY RUSKIN FL
456 AM EDT MON MAY 2 2016

FLZ043-050-052-056-057-061-139-142-148-149-151-155-160-162-165-
239-242-248-249-251-255-260-262-265-GMZ830-836-850-853-856-870-
873-876-030000-
SUMTER-PINELLAS-POLK-HARDEE-HIGHLANDS-DESOTO-COASTAL LEVY-
COASTAL CITRUS-COASTAL HERNANDO-COASTAL PASCO-
COASTAL HILLSBOROUGH-COASTAL MANATEE-COASTAL SARASOTA-
COASTAL CHARLOTTE-COASTAL LEE-INLAND LEVY-INLAND CITRUS-
INLAND HERNANDO-INLAND PASCO-INLAND HILLSBOROUGH-INLAND MANATEE-
INLAND SARASOTA-INLAND CHARLOTTE-INLAND LEE-TAMPA BAY WATERS-
CHARLOTTE HARBOR AND PINE ISLAND SOUND-
COASTAL WATERS FROM TARPON SPRINGS TO SUWANNEE RIVER FL OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM ENGLEWOOD TO TARPON SPRINGS FL OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM BONITA BEACH TO ENGLEWOOD FL OUT 20 NM-
WATERS FROM TARPON SPRINGS TO SUWANNEE RIVER FL OUT 20 TO 60 NM-
WATERS FROM ENGLEWOOD TO TARPON SPRINGS FL OUT 20 TO 60 NM-
WATERS FROM BONITA BEACH TO ENGLEWOOD FL OUT 20 TO 60 NM-
456 AM EDT MON MAY 2 2016

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR WEST CENTRAL AND SOUTHWEST
FLORIDA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

...THUNDERSTORM IMPACT...
SEA BREEZE INDUCED THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE THIS AFTERNOON
AND EVENING ACROSS INLAND PORTIONS OF THE FLORIDA PENINSULA. HEAVY
RAINFALL AND FREQUENT LIGHTNING WILL ACCOMPANY ANY STORMS THAT
DEVELOP...ALONG WITH GUSTY WINDS. STORMS SHOULD DIMINISH THIS
EVENING.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY.

...THUNDERSTORM IMPACT...
MORE AFTERNOON THUNDERSTORMS ARE PROBABLE FOR TUESDAY...BOTH
ALONG AN APPROACHING FRONT...AND AFTERNOON SEA BREEZES. FROM
TUESDAY NIGHT THROUGH WEDNESDAY...A RATHER POTENT COLD FRONT WILL
MOVE ACROSS THE REGION...BRINGING WIDESPREAD SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. A FEW OF THE STORMS ARE LIKELY TO BE STRONG TO
SEVERE...WITH DAMAGING WIND GUSTS AND LARGE HAIL POSSIBLE. LOCALLY
HEAVY RAINFALL MAY ALSO LEAD TO SOME MINOR FLOODING ISSUES. THE
FRONT SHOULD CLEAR THE REGION OVERNIGHT WEDNESDAY NIGHT...WITH A
DRY AND STABLE AIRMASS MOVING IN THEREAFTER.

...MARINE IMPACTS...
GUSTY NORTHWEST WINDS OF 15 TO 25 KNOTS WILL BE POSSIBLE IN THE
WAKE OF A STRONG COLD FRONT OVERNIGHT WEDNESDAY NIGHT THROUGH
FRIDAY. WINDS MAY APPROACH ADVISORY LEVELS IN SOME AREAS DURING
THIS TIMEFRAME.

...FIRE WEATHER...
ELEVATED FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS MAY EXIST EACH AFTERNOON FROM
FRIDAY THROUGH THE WEEKEND. AN AREA OF MUCH DRIER AIR AND WARM
AFTERNOON TEMPERATURES WILL RESULT IN LOW HUMIDITIES ACROSS MUCH
OF THE REGION...THOUGH WINDS LOOK TO REMAIN BORDERLINED FOR
CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED TODAY.

$$

AUSTIN




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