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  Hazardous Weather Outlook Text
FLUS42 KMFL 201209
HWOMFL

Hazardous Weather Outlook for South Florida
National Weather Service Miami FL
809 AM EDT Tue Aug 20 2019

AMZ610-630-650-651-670-671-FLZ063-066>075-168-172>174-GMZ656-657-676-
210015-
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-
809 AM EDT Tue Aug 20 2019

...Thunderstorms Expected Across South Florida Today...
...Moderate Risk of Rip Currents for the Atlantic Beaches...

This hazardous weather outlook is for South Florida.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

Rip currents: There is a moderate risk for Rip Currents for the 
Atlantic Beaches of South Florida today.

Thunderstorms: Thunderstorms are possible across all of South Florida
today, although the best chances are in the western interior and
along the Gulf Coast this afternoon. The main hazards are lightning
and the flooding of roadways and poor drainage areas. Gusty winds are
possible with the stronger storms as well.

Waterspouts: There is a slight chance of waterspouts for all of the South
Florida waters today.

Flooding: There are a slight chance for the flooding of roadways and
low laying areas that are prone to flooding from heavy rain.

Temperatures: The Heat index is forecast to be 105 to 107 for 
interior Collier County today.


.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY

Thunderstorm coverage is forecast to increase across South Florida
for the remainder of the week. Lightning and urban street flooding
are the main hazards from the storms.

The heat index may reach around 105 degrees for a few hours in the 
late morning and early afternoon through the rest of the week, mainly
in the interior areas.


.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Widespread spotter activation is not anticipated. However, 
individual spotters are encouraged to report high wind, hail and 
flooding 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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