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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Tampa Bay Ruskin FL
543 AM EST Sun Jan 20 2019

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873-876-202245-
Sumter-Pinellas-Polk-Hardee-Highlands-DeSoto-Coastal Levy-
Coastal Citrus-Coastal Hernando-Coastal Pasco-
Coastal Hillsborough-Coastal Manatee-Coastal Sarasota-
Coastal Charlotte-Coastal Lee-Inland Levy-Inland Citrus-
Inland Hernando-Inland Pasco-Inland Hillsborough-Inland Manatee-
Inland Sarasota-Inland Charlotte-Inland Lee-Tampa Bay waters-
Charlotte Harbor and Pine Island Sound-
Coastal waters from Tarpon Springs to Suwannee River FL out 20 NM-
Coastal waters from Englewood to Tarpon Springs FL out 20 NM-
Coastal waters from Bonita Beach to Englewood FL out 20 NM-
Waters from Tarpon Springs to Suwannee River FL out 20 to 60 NM-
Waters from Englewood to Tarpon Springs FL out 20 to 60 NM-
Waters from Bonita Beach to Englewood FL out 20 to 60 NM-
543 AM EST Sun Jan 20 2019

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for West Central And Southwest
Florida.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight.

...THUNDERSTORM IMPACT...
Isolated thunderstorms will exit the area by early afternoon and
be capable of producing strong gusty winds...locally heavy
rains...and frequent deadly lightning strikes.

...HIGH WIND IMPACT...
Strong and gusty winds in the 20 to 25 MPH range will bring
hazardous boating conditions to area lakes today. Small craft
operators may want to postpone any trips to area lakes.

...HIGH SURF AND RIP CURRENT IMPACT...
Increasing wave action will produce large breaking waves with
high surf and a high risk of rip currents along area beaches.
Residents and visitors should remain out of the water.

...MARINE IMPACTS...
A small craft advisory is in effect for northwest winds
increasing to 20 to 25 knots with gusts up to gale force late
tonight through early Monday and seas building to 7 to 9 feet
near shore and 9 to 11 feet offshore. These speeds and seas will
create hazardous boating conditions for small craft operators.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Monday through Saturday.

...THUNDERSTORM IMPACT...
A few thunderstorms will be possible Wednesday afternoon through
Thursday evening. Thunderstorms will be capable of producing
strong gusty winds...locally heavy rains...and frequent deadly
lightning strikes.

...HIGH SURF AND RIP CURRENT IMPACT...
Hazardous conditions continue along area beaches with a high surf
advisory through Monday morning and a high risk of rip currents
through Monday evening.

...MARINE IMPACTS...
Elevated wind speeds and seas will create hazardous boating
conditions for small craft operators through Monday morning.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed today.

$$

RKR



Small Craft Advisory

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Tampa Bay Ruskin FL
233 PM EST Sun Jan 20 2019

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY MONDAY...

.West to northwest winds will remain elevated in the 20 to 25
knot range with seas of 7 to 10 feet near shore and 10 to 14
feet offshore through early Monday morning with slowly diminishing
winds and subsiding seas expected thereafter. The strong winds
and rough seas will continue to produce very hazardous boating
conditions for small craft operators.

GMZ830-836-850-853-856-870-873-876-211200-
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Tampa Bay waters-Charlotte Harbor and Pine Island Sound-
Coastal waters from Tarpon Springs to Suwannee River FL out 20 NM-
Coastal waters from Englewood to Tarpon Springs FL out 20 NM-
Coastal waters from Bonita Beach to Englewood FL out 20 NM-
Waters from Tarpon Springs to Suwannee River FL out 20 to 60 NM-
Waters from Englewood to Tarpon Springs FL out 20 to 60 NM-
Waters from Bonita Beach to Englewood FL out 20 to 60 NM-
233 PM EST Sun Jan 20 2019

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EST MONDAY...

* WINDS...Northwest to north winds 20 to 25 knots with a few
  higher gusts through early Monday.

* WAVES/SEAS...Seas 8 to 11 feet near shore and 11 to 14 feet
  offshore.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Small Craft Advisory means that wind speeds of 21 to 33 knots
are expected to produce hazardous wave conditions to small craft.
Inexperienced mariners...especially those operating smaller
vessels should avoid navigating in these conditions.

&&

$$


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