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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK FOR SOUTH FLORIDA...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIAMI FL
726 AM EDT THU AUG 28 2014

AMZ610-630-650-651-670-671-FLZ063-066>075-168-172>174-GMZ656-657-676-
282330-
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 EXTENDING FROM
20 NM TO 60 NM-
WATERS FROM DEERFIELD BEACH TO OCEAN REEF, FL EXTENDING FROM 20 NM
TO THE TERRITORIAL WATERS OF THE 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-
GULF WATERS FROM CHOKOLOSKEE TO BONITA BEACH, FL EXTENDING FROM
20 TO 60 NM-
726 AM EDT THU AUG 28 2014

...HIGH RISK FOR RIP CURRENTS PALM BEACH COUNTY BEACHES...
...SCATTERED TO NUMEROUS AFTERNOON SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS...

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR SOUTH FLORIDA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

RIP CURRENTS: THERE IS A HIGH RISK FOR RIP CURRENTS ALONG THE PALM
BEACH COUNTY BEACHES WITH A MODERATE RISK ALONG THE BROWARD
COUNTY BEACHES AND A SLIGHT RISK ALONG THE BEACHES OF MIAMI-DADE
COUNTY.

THUNDERSTORMS: CHANCES FOR THUNDERSTORMS RETURN TODAY WITH THE
GREATEST CHANCES ACROSS THE INTERIOR. FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND
LIGHTNING AND GUSTY WINDS ARE THE PRIMARY THREATS.

WIND: GUSTS UP TO 40 TO 50 MPH ARE POSSIBLE WITHIN THE STRONGEST
THUNDERSTORMS.

TEMPERATURES: HEAT INDICES AS HIGH AS 105 DEGREES ARE EXPECTED
TODAY ACROSS THE INTERIOR AND AROUND 100 DEGREES ACROSS THE EAST
COAST METRO AREAS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY

MAINLY AFTERNOON AND EARLY EVENING THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED
FRIDAY AND THROUGH THE UPCOMING WEEKEND, ESPECIALLY OVER THE
INTERIOR. THE BIGGEST THREAT WITH THIS ACTIVITY WILL BE FREQUENT
CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING.

HEAT INDICES OF 105 TO 109 DEGREES ARE POSSIBLE ACROSS THE INTERIOR
FRIDAY AND THROUGH THE WEEKEND.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

WIDESPREAD SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED, HOWEVER
INDIVIDUAL SPOTTERS ARE ENCOURAGED TO REPORT HIGH WIND TO THE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FORECAST OFFICE IN MIAMI.

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

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