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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Jacksonville FL
940 AM EST Wed Nov 14 2018

AMZ474-142245-
/O.EXB.KJAX.SC.Y.0036.181115T0600Z-181115T1800Z/
Waters from St. Augustine to Flagler Beach FL from 20 to 60 NM-
940 AM EST Wed Nov 14 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM TO 1 PM EST
THURSDAY...

The National Weather Service in Jacksonville has issued a Small
Craft Advisory, which is in effect from 1 AM to 1 PM EST
Thursday.

* WINDS AND SEAS...Today, East southeast winds 10 to 15 knots.
  Seas 4 to 6 feet with occasional seas up to 8 feet. Tonight,
  South southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 6 to 8 feet with
  occasional seas up to 10 feet. Thursday, West northwest winds
  around 15 knots. Seas 6 to 8 feet with occasional seas up to 10
  feet.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Small Craft Advisory means that wind speeds of 20 to 33 knots,
and/or seas 7 feet or higher, are expected to produce hazardous
conditions for small craft. Inexperienced boaters, especially
those operating smaller vessels should avoid navigating in these
conditions.

&&

$$


Rip Current Statement


Coastal Hazard Message
National Weather Service Jacksonville FL
859 AM EST Wed Nov 14 2018

FLZ124-125-133-138-GAZ154-166-150800-
/O.EXT.KJAX.RP.S.0039.000000T0000Z-181115T0800Z/
Coastal Nassau-Coastal Duval-Coastal St. Johns-Coastal Flagler-
Coastal Glynn-Coastal Camden-
859 AM EST Wed Nov 14 2018

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK NOW IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

* LOCATIONS...All southeast Georgia and northeast Florida
  beaches.

* SURF AND RIP CURRENT RISK...Rough and building surf will create
  a high risk of rip currents at all area beaches.

* TIMING...Through Tonight.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

There is a High Risk of rip currents.

Rip currents will be life threatening.

Rip currents are powerful channels of water flowing quickly away
from shore, which occur most often at low spots or breaks in the
sandbar and in the vicinity of structures such as groins, jetties
and piers. Heed the advice of lifeguards and the beach patrol.
Pay attention to flags and posted signs.

Swim near a lifeguard. If caught in a rip current remain calm.
Don`t fight the current. Swim in a direction following the
shoreline. If unable to escape, face the shore and call or wave
for help. If tired, float or tread water until out of the rip
current.

&&

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


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.

$$

Baxter

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Melbourne FL
546 AM EST Wed Nov 14 2018

AMZ550-552-555-570-572-575-FLZ041-044>047-053-054-058-059-064-141-
144-147-142300-
Flagler Beach to Volusia-Brevard County Line 0-20 nm-Volusia-
Brevard County Line to Sebastian Inlet 0-20 nm-
Sebastian Inlet to Jupiter Inlet 0-20 nm-Flagler Beach to Volusia-
Brevard County Line 20-60 nm-Volusia-
Brevard County Line to Sebastian Inlet 20-60 nm-
Sebastian Inlet to Jupiter Inlet 20-60 nm-Inland Volusia County-
Northern Lake County-Orange-Seminole-Southern Brevard County-
Osceola-Indian River-Okeechobee-St. Lucie-Martin-
Coastal Volusia County-Southern Lake County-
Northern Brevard County-
546 AM EST Wed Nov 14 2018

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR EAST CENTRAL FLORIDA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

.THUNDERSTORM IMPACT...
The best chance for thunderstorms will be along and north of the
I 4 corridor from late this afternoon into tonight. The primary
threat will be cloud to ground lightning along with locally heavy
rain and gusty winds up to 40 mph. Storm motion will be toward the
north northeast at 20 to 30 mph.

.RIP CURRENT IMPACT...
Weather and ocean conditions will combine to produce a Moderate
Risk of rip currents at the beaches of east central Florida
today. Check with your local beach patrol for more information
about ocean hazards. Always swim near a lifeguard and never swim
alone.

.MARINE THUNDERSTORM GUST IMPACT...
Isolated storms should develop this afternoon along the inland
moving sea breeze with most activity remaining just inland from
the coast. Storm coverage should increase late this afternoon
into tonight along and north of the I 4 corridor ahead of a cold
front. These storms will primarily impact the larger inland lakes
after 4 pm and may push offshore north of the Cape after sunset.
Gusty winds near 35 knots will be possible in a few storms. Storm
motion will be toward the north northeast at 20 to 25 knots.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY.
A strong cold front will push across the area Thursday morning and
produce poor to hazardous boating conditions into the weekend
especially in the Gulf Stream.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...
Spotter activation will not be needed today.

$$

Kelly

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