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Miami, Florida

Lat: 25.77N, Lon: 80.2W
Wx Zone: FLZ074
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SHORTTERM FORECAST
Issue Date: 1050 AM EDT Sun Aug 19 2018
Expiration: 1900 GMT 19 2018
.NOW... Scattered showers and thunderstorms will continue to develop across the region through the early afternoon hours. The greatest concentration of storms will shift towards the interior and west coast areas as the afternoon progresses. The strongest storms could contain heavy downpours, cloud to ground lightning, and gusty winds.


Issue Date: 944 AM EDT Sun Aug 19 2018
Expiration: 0145 GMT 20 2018
...SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS THIS AFTERNOON MAINLY OVER THE INTERIOR... ...MODERATE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS ATLANTIC COAST BEACHES... This hazardous weather outlook is for South Florida. .DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT Thunderstorms: Scattered thunderstorms are forecast to develop over the interior this afternoon and move slowly to the northwest. The main threats from these storms will be cloud to ground lightning, brief heavy rain, and gusty winds. Wind: Some of the thunderstorms this afternoon will be capable of producing downdraft wind gusts up to 45 mph. Rip currents: There is a moderate risk of rip currents on Atlantic beaches. .DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...MONDAY THROUGH SATURDAY There is a chance of thunderstorms, especially over western interior sections of South Florida in the afternoons, through Friday. .SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT... Spotter activation is not expected at this time. For more information...visit the National Weather Service in Miami website at www.weather.gov/miami.