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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook for South Florida...UPDATED
National Weather Service Miami FL
1044 AM EDT Sat Oct 24 2020

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-
1044 AM EDT Sat Oct 24 2020

...Flooding Possible in Palm Beach, Broward, and Miami-Dade Counties...
...Atlantic Beaches: High Risk of Rip Currents...

This hazardous weather outlook is for South Florida.


Rip Currents: There is a high risk of Rip Currents along the Atlantic

Flooding: The stronger showers and thunderstorms could contain
periods of heavy rainfall which may lead to localized flooding,
especially along east coast metro and coastal areas. A Flood Watch
remains in effect.

Thunderstorms: A few thunderstorms are possible this evening, some
may become strong. The primary hazards are lightning, gusty winds,
and urban flooding.

Wind: Gusty winds in excess of 20 to 25 knots are possible across
the South Florida waters with showers and thunderstorms.

Waterspouts: There is a slight chance of waterspouts over the South
Florida waters, mainly associated with thunderstorms and gusty


A trough of low pressure in the western Caribbean is being monitored
by the National Hurricane Center for potential tropical development
over the next several days. This feature could provide for active
periods of showers and thunderstorms Sunday. Flooding is the primary

The high risk of rip currents will continue over the Atlantic
beaches through Sunday.


Widespread spotter activation is not anticipated. However,
individual spotters especially east coast metro areas are encouraged
to report high wind, waterspouts, and flooding to the National
Weather Service forecast office in Miami. Please relay any
information about observed severe weather to the NWS while following
all local, state, and CDC guidelines.

For more information...visit the National Weather Service in
Miami website at


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