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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK FOR SOUTH FLORIDA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIAMI FL
551 PM EDT MON AUG 29 2016

AMZ610-630-650-651-670-671-FLZ063-066>075-168-172>174-GMZ656-657-676-
301000-
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-
551 PM EDT MON AUG 29 2016


...HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS ATLANTIC BEACHES...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR THE GULF WATERS OF SOUTH FLORIDA...
...SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS AND SQUALLS POSSIBLE TONIGHT...

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR SOUTH FLORIDA.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT

RIP CURRENTS: THERE IS A HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS FOR THE
ATLANTIC BEACHES.

THUNDERSTORMS: SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS AND SQUALLS ARE POSSIBLE
THROUGH THE NIGHT. THE PRIMARY HAZARDS WILL BE FREQUENT LIGHTING,
LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL, AND BRIEF GUSTY WINDS.

WIND: BRIEF GUSTY WINDS OF 40 TO 50 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THE
STRONGEST STORMS AND SQUALLS.

FLOODING: POOR DRAINAGE FLOODING WILL BE POSSIBLE ESPECIALLY IN
URBANIZED AREAS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY

THE NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER CONTINUES TO MONITOR THE PROGRESS OF
TROPICAL DEPRESSION NUMBER 9, WHICH IS NOW MOVING INTO THE
SOUTHEASTERN GULF OF MEXICO WATERS. 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.

AS TROPICAL DEPRESSION NUMBER 9 MOVES TO THE WEST NORTHWEST, DEEP
TROPICAL MOISTURE WILL CONTINUE TO WORK NORTHWARD INTO SOUTH
FLORIDA LEADING TO THE POSSIBILITY OF HEAVY RAINFALL AND FLOODING
OVER PORTIONS OF SOUTH FLORIDA FOR THE EARLY TO MIDDLE PART OF
THIS WEEK.

THE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS WILL REMAIN HIGH FOR THE ATLANTIC
BEACHES INTO EARLY THIS WEEK, WITH POSSIBLE INCREASED RIP CURRENT
RISK FOR GULF COAST BEACHES AS WELL.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED AT THIS TIME.

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

$$




Rip Current Statement

COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIAMI FL
318 AM EDT TUE AUG 30 2016

FLZ168-172-173-310000-
/O.EXT.KMFL.RP.S.0027.000000T0000Z-160831T1200Z/
COASTAL PALM BEACH-COASTAL BROWARD-COASTAL MIAMI-DADE-
318 AM EDT TUE AUG 30 2016

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK NOW IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY
MORNING...

* TIMING...THROUGH WEDNESDAY MORNING.

* IMPACTS...ROUGH SURF AND RIP CURRENTS WILL CONTINUE CREATE
  DANGEROUS CONDITIONS FOR SWIMMERS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

THERE IS A HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS.

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...BEACH PATROL FLAGS AND
SIGNS.

IF YOU BECOME CAUGHT IN A RIP CURRENT...YELL FOR HELP. REMAIN
CALM...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.

SWIM NEAR A LIFEGUARD. IF CAUGHT IN A RIP CURRENT REMAIN CALM.
DON`T FIGHT THE CURRENT. SWIM IN A DIRECTION FOLLOWING THE
SHORELINE. IF UNABLE TO ESCAPE...FACE THE SHORE AND CALL OR WAVE
FOR HELP. IF TIRED...FLOAT OR TREAD WATER UNTIL OUT OF THE RIP
CURRENT.

&&

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Short Term Forecast

SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIAMI FL
1125 PM EDT MON AUG 29 2016

AMZ610-630-650-651-670-671-FLZ063-066>075-168-172>174-GMZ656-657-
676-300800-
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-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...PALMDALE...MOORE HAVEN...CLEWISTON...
LABELLE...BIG CYPRESS SEMINOLE RESERVATION...PAHOKEE...
SOUTH BAY...BELLE GLADE...WELLINGTON...LION COUNTRY SAFARI...
SOUTH COUNTY REGIONAL PARK...PALM SPRINGS...FLORIDA GARDENS...
ABERDEEN...BOCA WEST...NAPLES...IMMOKALEE...
MICCOSUKEE INDIAN RESERVATION...MARKHAM PARK...COCONUT CREEK...
CORAL SPRINGS...TAMARAC...SUNRISE...PLANTATION...DAVIE...
COOPER CITY...HOLLYWOOD...PEMBROKE PINES...MIRAMAR...HOMESTEAD...
FLORIDA CITY...REDLAND...MICCOSUKEE RESORT...KENDALE LAKES...
WEST KENDALL...COUNTRY WALK...SHARK VALLEY...MIAMI...
MIAMI GARDENS...MIAMI LAKES...HIALEAH...DORAL...SOUTH MIAMI...
KENDALL...CUTLER RIDGE...FLAMINGO...JUPITER...WEST PALM BEACH...
BOCA RATON...POMPANO BEACH...FORT LAUDERDALE...
FORT LAUDERDALE BEACH...HOLLYWOOD BEACH...AVENTURA...
MIAMI BEACH...MIAMI SHORES...DOWNTOWN MIAMI...CUTLER BAY...
HOMESTEAD BAYFRONT PARK...EVERGLADES NATIONAL PARK
1125 PM EDT MON AUG 29 2016

.NOW...SCATTERED TO NUMEROUS SHOWERS WITH OCCASION EMBEDDED
THUNDERSTORMS WILL CONTINUE TO STREAM FROM THE SOUTHEAST TO
NORTHWEST ACROSS SOUTH FLORIDA THROUGH THE OVERNIGHT HOURS. WHILE
MOST ACTIVITY WILL BE OVER THE LOCAL WATERS, A FEW SHOWERS AND
STORMS WILL MOVE INTO THE EAST COAST AND INTO INTERIOR SECTIONS OF
SOUTH FLORIDA. ADDITIONAL ACTIVITY OVER THE GULF MAY ALSO BRUSH
THE GULF COAST AT TIMES.

WIND GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH ARE POSSIBLE WITH ANY ACTIVITY, ALONG
WITH LIGHTNING STRIKES AND HEAVY DOWNPOURS. MOTORISTS SHOULD
EXERCISE EXTREME CAUTION WHILE DRIVING IN HEAVY RAIN ESPECIALLY
ALONG MAJOR INTERSTATES AND HIGHWAYS. SLOW DOWN AND LEAVE EXTRA
SPACE BETWEEN VEHICLES.

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