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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook for South Florida...UPDATED
National Weather Service Miami FL
955 AM EDT Mon Jul 16 2018

AMZ610-630-650-651-670-671-FLZ063-066>075-168-172>174-GMZ656-657-676-
170000-
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-
955 AM EDT Mon Jul 16 2018

...SCATTERED TO NUMEROUS THUNDERSTORMS OVER THE INTERIOR...
...HEAT INDEX 100 TO 105 ACROSS ALL OF SOUTH FLORIDA TODAY...
...LOCALIZE FLOODING POSSIBLE TODAY FROM STORMS...

This hazardous weather outlook is for South Florida.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

Thunderstorms: Scattered to numerous thunderstorms are expected to
develop this afternoon over the interior. Isolated activity will be
possible elsewhere, except scattered over the western east coast
metro areas this afternoon. The main threats should consist of heavy
rain, cloud to ground lightning strikes, and brief gusty winds.

Flooding: Heavy rainfall from thunderstorms this afternoon into early
evening could lead to ponding or localize flooding in poorly
drainage areas.

Wind: Thunderstorms will be capable of producing winds up to around
50 mph.

Temperature: Heat index values will rise to 100 to 105 degrees
across most of South Florida today.

Waterspout: Isolated waterspout activity will be possible today over
all coast waters.


.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY

Isolated to scattered thunderstorms are forecast for the remainder
of the week each afternoon and early evening over the interior
region. Lightning will be the main hazard.

High temperatures may rise a few degrees above normal in the low to
mid 90s through mid-week, potentially bringing several hours of heat
indices in the 102F to 107F range during the late morning and early
afternoon for the southern interior and Gulf Coast regions.


.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not expected at this time, but individual
spotters are encourage to report any flooding and gusty winds to the
National Weather Service office in Miami, FL.

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

$$

Baxter




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