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  Hazardous Weather Outlook Text
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Hazardous Weather Outlook for South Florida
National Weather Service Miami FL
1030 AM EDT Tue Sep 19 2017

AMZ610-630-650-651-670-671-FLZ063-066>075-168-172>174-GMZ656-657-676-
200230-
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-
1030 AM EDT Tue Sep 19 2017

...HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS ALONG THE EAST COAST BEACHES... 
...A FEW AFTERNOON THUNDERSTORMS ACROSS THE REGION TODAY...
...SEAS 6 TO 7 FEET OFF THE COASTAL WATERS OF PALM BEACH COUNTY...

This hazardous weather outlook is for South Florida.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

Rip currents: There is a high risk of rip currents along all Atlantic
beaches.

Thunderstorms: Isolated thunderstorms will be possible across much of
South Florida this afternoon. The main threat will be occasional
lightning strikes. 

Waves: Occasional seas of 6 to 7 feet in a long period swell are 
possible off the coast of Palm Beach County through tonight. 

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY

Scattered afternoon showers and thunderstorms are expected to return
to South Florida each afternoon through the end of the week. The main
threats will be frequent lightning strikes and locally heavy
rainfall. 

Long period swell from distant Hurricane Jose will continue to lead
to a moderate to high risk of rip currents along all Atlantic beaches
into late week. 

.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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