447 PM EDT Mon Mar 18 2019 Expiration:
0900 GMT 19 2019
...LOCALIZED URBAN EAST COAST METRO AREA FLOODING POSSIBLE TONIGHT...
...HAZARDOUS SEAS AND WATERSPOUTS POSSIBLE ACROSS ALL WATERS...
This hazardous weather outlook is for South Florida.
Rip currents: A moderate rip current risk is forecast for the
Flooding: Locally heavy rainfall, particularly over East Coast metro
areas, may cause localized urban flooding. Ponding of water in low-
lying or poorly drained areas will be possible.
Waterspouts: There is a slight risk of waterspouts across all South
Florida waters, particularly along lines of clouds or showers and
Waves: Seas are forecast to increase to 7 feet or greater in the
Gulf Stream waters off the Atlantic tonight, potentially reaching as
high as 10 feet. Seas in the outer Gulf waters are forecast to reach
6-7 feet. This will cause hazardous marine conditions over both the
Atlantic and Gulf waters.
Wind: Gusty winds are forecast across the northern Atlantic waters
and the outer Gulf waters tonight. This will cause hazardous marine
.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY
Widespread rainfall is expected to affect South Florida through
Wednesday, with locally heavy rainfall particularly over East Coast
metro areas. This may cause ponding of water in low-lying or poorly
drained areas and localized urban flooding.
The elevated rip current risk will continue for the Atlantic beaches
through the week. A high risk of rip currents is expected Tuesday.
Hazardous marine conditions for seas and/or gusty winds are expected
to continue for the Gulf waters through Tuesday and the Atlantic
waters through Thursday.
.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...
Spotter activation may not be needed. However, spotters are asked to
report and severe weather, flooding, or other weather hazards when
safe to do so.
For more information...visit the National Weather Service in
Miami website at www.weather.gov/miami.
Miami, FL Weather Warnings, Advisories and Alerts are issued by the National Weather Service.
You may want to see if there are any Special Weather Statements