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Hazardous Weather Outlook...UPDATED
National Weather Service Miami FL
952 AM EDT Wed Jul 24 2024

AMZ610-630-650-651-670-671-FLZ063-066>075-168-172>174-GMZ656-657-676-
250200-
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 County-Metro Palm Beach County-
Coastal Collier County-Inland Collier County-Inland Broward County-
Metro Broward County-Inland Miami-Dade County-
Metropolitan Miami Dade-Mainland Monroe-Coastal Palm Beach County-
Coastal Broward County-Coastal Miami Dade County-Far South Miami-
Dade County-
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-
952 AM EDT Wed Jul 24 2024

...High Risk Of Rip Currents East Coast Beaches...
...Heat Advisory Miami-Dade/Broward Counties...
...A Few Strong Storms Possible Interior/West Coast Metro Areas...

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for Atlantic coastal waters,
southeast Florida, southern Florida, southwest Florida and Gulf of
Mexico.

.DAY ONE...Today and tonight.

Rip Currents: A high risk for rip currents is in place along the
Atlantic Coast beaches.

Heat: Heat indices getting up into the 105 to 108 range over most of
South Florida. Therefore, a Heat Advisory is in Effect for the
counties of Miami-Dade and Broward Counties through early this
evening.

Thunderstorms: Isolated to scattered thunderstorms are possible over
most of South Florida with the best coverage over the interior and
west coast metro areas. A few storms could become strong this
afternoon into this evening over the interior and west coast metro
areas with gusty winds, lightning strikes, and locally heavy
rainfall.

Flooding: Minor flooding is possible over the interior and west coast
metro areas this afternoon into early this evening mainly in the low
lying and poorly drain areas.


.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Thursday through Tuesday.

Scattered thunderstorms will be possible each day this week. The
strongest storms could produce gusty winds, frequent lightning,
and heavy downpours.

Heat indices will remain near or above advisory thresholds this
week.

An elevated risk of rip currents is possible through late week along
the Atlantic Coast beaches as east to southeasterly wind flow
remains
in place.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Weather spotters are encouraged to report high wind, hail, and
flooding to the National Weather Service forecast office in Miami.

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