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This is the National Weather Service Miami-South Florida page for the Hazardous Weather Outlook (HWO). This product is for South Florida and the adjacent Gulf and Atlantic waters, including Biscayne Bay and Lake Okeechobee. This product represents the threat level (None, Slight, Moderate, or High) for various weather hazards coming across South Florida, valid for the Day 1 period.


Today's Weather Impact Levels
 

Impact Levels

Represents the impact level for various weather hazards common to South Florida and the adjacent local waters. Thresholds are None, Slight, Moderate, or High. These impact levels are designed to provide decision support for the Day 1 period.

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Tornado
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Hazardous Weather Outlook for South Florida
National Weather Service Miami FL
355 PM EST Fri Nov 15 2019

AMZ610-630-650-651-670-671-FLZ063-066>075-168-172>174-GMZ656-657-676-
160900-
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-
355 PM EST Fri Nov 15 2019

...Thunderstorms Possible This Afternoon...
...High Risk of Rip Currents for Palm Beaches...
...Coastal Flooding Possible for East Coast...

This hazardous weather outlook is for South Florida.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT

Rip currents: There is a high risk of rip currents along the Palm
Beach County beaches and a moderate risk of rip currents along the
beaches of Broward and Miami-Dade counties.

Coastal Flooding: Minor coastal flooding will be possible along the
Atlantic coast near times of high tide.

Thunderstorms: A chance of thunderstorms through the evening across
South Florida. A few storms could become strong with gusty winds.
heavy rainfall, and lightning strikes.

Wind: Strongest storms will be capable of producing wind gusts up to
40 mph.

Flooding: There could be some minor flooding in low-lying and
poorly draining portions with any thunderstorms that do develop
today.

Waterspouts: There is a slight chance of waterspouts today with any
thunderstorms that do develop over the local waters of South Florida.


.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY

An elevated rip current risk should continue over the Atlantic
waters this weekend.

Hazardous marine conditions may return this weekend over South
Florida waters.


.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Widespread spotter activation is not anticipated, however individual
spotters are encouraged to report high wind 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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