Hazardous Weather Outlook
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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MELBOURNE FL
1150 AM EDT SUN APR 19 2015

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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-
1150 AM EDT SUN APR 19 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR EAST CENTRAL FLORIDA.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT.

.THUNDERSTORM IMPACT...
STRONG SURFACE HEATING WILL COMBINE WITH COOLING TEMPERATURES IN
THE MID LEVELS AND A DIFLUENT WIND FLOW ALOFT TO PRODUCE A HIGHER
COVERAGE OF STORMS THAN PREVIOUS DAYS. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND STORMS
ARE EXPECTED TO DEVELOP OVER THE COASTAL COUNTIES OF MARTIN...SAINT
LUCIE...INDIAN RIVER...BREVARD AND VOLUSIA DURING THE EARLY TO MID
AFTERNOON. THE COVERAGE AND INTENSITY OF STORMS SHOULD INCREASE TOWARD
EVENING AS THE WEST COAST SEA BREEZE APPROACHES THE FLORIDA EAST COAST.
STORM MOTION WILL BE TOWARD THE EAST NORTHEAST AT 20 TO 30 MPH.

SOME OF THE STORMS THIS AFTERNOON AND EARLY EVENING WILL BE STRONG...
PRODUCING FREQUENT LIGHTNING STRIKES...DOWNBURST WINDS UP TO 50 MPH AND
LOCALLY HEAVY RAIN. ONE OR TWO STORMS MAY BE BECOME SEVERE AND PRODUCE
DAMAGING WINDS NEAR 60 MPH AND LARGE HAIL.

.RIP CURRENT IMPACT...
OCEAN SWELL WILL PRODUCE A MODERATE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS AT AREA
BEACHES TODAY. THE RIP CURRENTS SHOULD BE AT THEIR STRONGEST
DURING THE AFTERNOON OUTGOING TIDE. DO NOT SWIM ALONE AND SWIM
NEAR A LIFE GUARD. CHECK WITH LIFE GUARDS CONCERNING SURF
CONDITIONS BEFORE GOING INTO THE SURF.

.MARINE THUNDERSTORM GUST IMPACT...
LIGHTNING STORMS WILL MOVE TOWARD THE EAST NORTHEAST AT 20 TO
25 KNOTS WHICH WILL BRING THEM ACROSS THE INTRACOASTAL AND NEAR
SHORE ATLANTIC WATERS IN THE LATE AFTERNOON AND EARLY EVENING.
SOME OF THE STORMS WILL CONTAIN STRONG WIND GUSTS OF 35 TO 45
KNOTS AND FREQUENT LIGHTNING. AS A RESULT...MARINE WARNINGS
APPEAR LIKELY FOR PORTIONS OF THE COAST.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...MONDAY THROUGH SATURDAY.
CONDITIONS WILL REMAIN FAVORABLE FOR STRONG STORMS ON MONDAY
CONTAINING FREQUENT LIGHTNING...STRONG WINDS AND HAIL. SUFFICIENT
MOISTURE REMAINING IN PLACE OVER EAST CENTRAL FLORIDA WILL ALLOW
FOR DAILY AFTERNOON STORMS THIS UPCOMING WEEK.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...
SPOTTERS ARE REQUESTED TO MONITOR THE WEATHER AND SELF ACTIVATE
IF A SEVERE WEATHER WARNING IS ISSUED.

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KELLY/WIMMER


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