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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.


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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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Hazardous Weather Outlook for South Florida
National Weather Service Miami FL
1054 AM EST Wed Nov 14 2018

AMZ610-630-650-651-670-671-FLZ063-066>075-168-172>174-GMZ656-657-676-
150400-
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-
1054 AM EST Wed Nov 14 2018

...MODERATE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS EAST COAST BEACHES...
...SLIGHT CHANCE OF STORMS NORTHERN AREAS INCREASING ALL AREAS TONIGHT...

This hazardous weather outlook is for South Florida.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

Rip Currents: There is a moderate risk of rip currents along the
east coast beaches of South Florida.

Thunderstorms: There is a slight chance of thunderstorms over the
northern areas this afternoon before increasing to chance late
tonight. A slight chance of thunderstorms will be possible over the
southern areas late tonight. The primary impacts will be lightning
strikes and locally heavy rainfall.


.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

There is a chance of thunderstorms Thursday ahead of a cold front.
Lightning and locally heavy rainfall will be the main hazards.

Low temperatures will be falling to around 50 west of Lake
Okeechobee Friday morning. The Lows will continue to cool Friday
night into Saturday with temperatures in the mid to upper 40s west of
Lake Okeechobee to upper 40s to lower 50s over rest of the interior
and west coast metro areas.

Atlantic seas will be building to 7 feet Thursday night into Friday,
as the Offshore Gulf seas will be building to 6 to 8 feet on
Thursday.


.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not expected at this time.

For more information...visit the National Weather Service in
Miami website at www.weather.gov/miami.

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