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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook for South Florida
National Weather Service Miami FL
429 PM EST Sat Feb 22 2020

AMZ610-630-650-651-670-671-FLZ063-066>075-168-172>174-GMZ656-657-676-
230930-
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-
429 PM EST Sat Feb 22 2020

...Hazardous Marine and Beach Conditions Tonight...

This hazardous weather outlook is for South Florida.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT

Coastal Flood: Elevated swell and surf will keep High Surf Advisory
conditions for coastal Palm Beach County tonight.

Waves: Wave heights of 4 to 6 feet are possible over the offshore
Gulf waters, while wave heights of 13 to 16 feet are possible over
the Gulf stream. A Small Craft Advisory is in effect for all Atlantic
waters tonight.

Wind: Winds across the waters of South Florida will be 15 to 25
knots, with higher gusts of 30 knots possible over the Atlantic
waters.

Rip currents: There is a High Risk of Rip Currents for the Atlantic
beaches tonight.


.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

Hazardous marine conditions are expected to continue through the rest
of the weekend with elevated waves, swell, and high winds. Coastal
impacts are also possible this weekend including beach erosion, high
surf, rip currents, and minor coastal flooding around the times of
high tide.

Next cold front moves through South Florida mid-week with the
increasing potential for hazardous weather and marine conditions.


.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed.

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

$$



Small Craft Advisory

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Miami FL
306 AM EST Sun Feb 23 2020

AMZ651-671-231800-
/O.EXT.KMFL.SC.Y.0012.000000T0000Z-200223T1800Z/
Coastal waters from Deerfield Beach to Ocean Reef FL out 20 NM-
Waters from Deerfield Beach to Ocean Reef FL from 20 to 60 NM
excluding the territorial waters of Bahamas-
306 AM EST Sun Feb 23 2020

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM EST THIS
AFTERNOON...

* WHAT...Northeast winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt and
  seas 6 to 11 feet.

* WHERE...Waters from Deerfield Beach to Ocean Reef FL from 20
  to 60 NM excluding the territorial waters of Bahamas, Waters
  from Jupiter Inlet to Deerfield Beach FL from 20 to 60 NM,
  Coastal waters from Deerfield Beach to Ocean Reef FL out 20 NM
  and Coastal waters from Jupiter Inlet to Deerfield Beach FL
  out 20 NM.

* WHEN...Until 1 PM EST this afternoon.

* IMPACTS...Conditions will be hazardous to small craft.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Inexperienced mariners, especially those operating smaller
vessels, should avoid navigating in hazardous conditions.

A sudden onset of rough seas may cause hazardous conditions,
which may occur suddenly at jetties and inlets. These conditions
could catch boaters by surprise. Boaters should use caution when
entering or exiting the inlets and jetty areas.

&&

$$



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