Monday, August 27, 2012

Tornado Watch Extended For Brevard County

MELBOURNE, Florida - The National Weather Service in Melbourne, Florida has extended a Tornado Watch that is in effect until 11 A.M, a High Surf Advisory until 8 PM, and a Hazardous Weather Outlook which forecasts strong wind gusts, rain with possible flooding, and tornadoes today.
 
 
WATCH COUNTY NOTIFICATION FOR WATCH 590
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MELBOURNE FL
844 AM EDT MON AUG 27 2012

FLC009-271500-
/O.EXB.KMLB.TO.A.0590.000000T0000Z-120827T1500Z/

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HAS EXTENDED TORNADO WATCH 590 TO
INCLUDE THE FOLLOWING AREAS UNTIL 11 AM EDT THIS MORNING

IN FLORIDA THIS WATCH INCLUDES 1 COUNTY

IN EAST CENTRAL FLORIDA

BREVARD

THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF...MELBOURNE.
 
 
 
COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MELBOURNE FL
1134 PM EDT SUN AUG 26 2012

FLZ047-141-147-280000-
/O.EXT.KMLB.SU.Y.0002.000000T0000Z-120828T0000Z/
SOUTHERN BREVARD-COASTAL VOLUSIA-NORTHERN BREVARD-
1134 PM EDT SUN AUG 26 2012

...THE HIGH SURF ADVISORY IS NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EDT
MONDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MELBOURNE HAS EXTENDED THE HIGH
SURF ADVISORY...WHICH IS NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EDT MONDAY.


* WAVES AND SURF...WAVES OF 5 TO 7 FEET ARE EXPECTED IN THE SURF
  ZONE.

* TIMING...DANGEROUS SURF AND RIP CURRENTS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH
  TONIGHT.

* IMPACTS...A FEW LOCATIONS MAY EXPERIENCE RUNUP TO THE DUNE LINE
  AROUND THE TIME OF THE NEXT HIGH TIDES WHICH OCCURS BETWEEN 4
  AND 5 AM MONDAY MORNING...AND AGAIN BETWEEN 5 AND 6 PM MONDAY
  AFTERNOON.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH SURF ADVISORY MEANS THAT HIGH SURF WILL AFFECT BEACHES IN
THE ADVISORY AREA...PRODUCING RIP CURRENTS AND LOCALIZED BEACH
EROSION.

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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MELBOURNE FL
526 AM EDT MON AUG 27 2012

AMZ550-552-555-570-572-575-FLZ041-044>047-053-054-058-059-064-141-
144-147-272000-
COASTAL WATERS FROM FLAGLER BEACH TO VOLUSIA BREVARD COUNTY LINE
OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM VOLUSIA BREVARD COUNTY LINE TO SEBASTIAN
INLET OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM SEBASTIAN INLET TO JUPITER INLET OUT 20 NM-
WATERS FROM FLAGLER BEACH TO VOLUSIA BREVARD COUNTY LINE 20 TO
60 NM OFFSHORE-
WATERS FROM VOLUSIA BREVARD COUNTY LINE TO SEBASTIAN INLET 20 TO
60 NM OFFSHORE-
WATERS FROM SEBASTIAN INLET TO JUPITER INLET 20 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
INLAND VOLUSIA-NORTHERN LAKE-ORANGE-SEMINOLE-SOUTHERN BREVARD-
OSCEOLA-INDIAN RIVER-OKEECHOBEE-ST. LUCIE-MARTIN-COASTAL VOLUSIA-
SOUTHERN LAKE-NORTHERN BREVARD-
526 AM EDT MON AUG 27 2012

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR EAST CENTRAL FLORIDA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

.THUNDERSTORM IMPACT...
TROPICAL CYCLONE ISAAC OVER THE SOUTHEASTERN GULF OF MEXICO EARLY
THIS MORNING WILL CONTINUE TO MOVE WEST-NORTHWEST AWAY FROM THE
STATE. NUMEROUS SHOWERS WITH SCATTERED SQUALLS AND A FEW LIGHTNING
STORMS...WILL CONTINUE THROUGHOUT THE DAY AND DIMINISH INTO THE
EARLY EVENING. WIND GUSTS IN THE INTENSE SQUALLS AND STORMS WILL
EASILY BE CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WIND GUSTS OF 35 TO 45 MPH.

.FLOOD IMPACT...
SHOWERS AND HEAVIER SQUALLS MOVING REPEATEDLY OVER THE SAME AREAS WILL
PRODUCE RAINFALL TOTALING 2 TO 3 INCHES...WITH LOCALLY HIGHER
AMOUNTS...ACROSS OKEECHOBEE MARTIN...SAINT LUCIE AND INDIAN RIVER
COUNTIES. TO THE NORTH FROM METRO ORLANDO TO LAKE
COUNTY...RAINFALL TOTALS OF 1 TO 2 INCHES BY THE END OF THE DAY
ARE POSSIBLE. THIS WILL CAUSE AREAS OF POOR DRAINAGE FLOODING...
AND PONDING OF WATER ON ROADWAYS.

.HIGH WIND IMPACT...
GUSTY WINDS OF 20 TO 25 MPH WILL CONTINUE ALONG COASTAL AREAS OF
BREVARD...INDIAN RIVER...SAINT LUCIE...AND MARTIN COUNTIES THIS
MORNING...AND DIMINISH SOMEWHAT BY LATER THIS AFTERNOON. FARTHER
NORTH AND INLAND...WINDS WILL INCREASE TO 15 TO 20 MPH AFTER
SUNRISE WITH FREQUENT HIGHER GUSTS. BOATING CONDITIONS ON AREA
LAKES AND THE INTRACOASTAL WATERWAY WILL BE QUITE HAZARDOUS AND IS
NOT RECOMMENDED.

.COASTAL FLOOD IMPACT...
STRONG WINDS AND HIGH SEAS WILL PILE UP WATER ALONG COASTAL AREAS
AROUND THE TIME OF HIGH TIDE...BETWEEN 5 AND 6 PM THIS AFTERNOON.
THIS WILL LIKELY CAUSE MINOR TO LOCALLY MODERATE BEACH EROSION IN
SOME AREAS.

.RIP CURRENT IMPACT...
A HIGH SURF ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT FOR THE EAST CENTRAL FLORIDA ATLANTIC
WATERS TODAY. ROUGH...POUNDING SURF AND A STRONG CURRENT FLOWING
PARALLEL TO THE SHORELINE WILL MAKE BEACH ACTIVITIES VERY
DANGEROUS...AND ENTERING THE SURF IS NOT ADVISED.

.MARINE THUNDERSTORM GUST IMPACT...
OCCASIONAL SQUALLS WILL CONTINUE OVER THE ATLANTIC... MAINLY
SOUTH OF CAPE CANAVERAL THIS MORNING...AS WELL AS OVER THE
TREASURE COAST AND LAKE OKEECHOBEE REGIONS. SOME OF THIS ACTIVITY
WILL SPREAD FARTHER NORTH OVER THE INTERIOR AND ADJACENT ATLANTIC
WATERS LATER THIS MORNING. FREQUENT GUSTS WELL ABOVE 35 KNOTS AND
A FEW WATERSPOUTS ARE POSSIBLE.

.WIND AND SEA IMPACT...
EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH HIGHER GUSTS IN
SQUALLS WILL PRODUCE DANGEROUS AND CHOPPY SEAS NEAR SHORE AND UP
TO 11 FEET OFFSHORE SOUTH OF SEBASTIAN INLET. A SMALL CRAFT
ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT TODAY...AND BOATERS SHOULD REMAIN IN
PORT UNTIL WINDS AND SEAS SUBSIDE.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY.
WINDS AND SEAS WILL GRADUALLY SUBSIDE BEGINNING TUESDAY AS ISAAC
MOVES TOWARD A NORTHERN GULF COAST LANDFALL. SCATTERED AFTERNOON
AND EVENING SHOWERS AND STORMS WILL CONTINUE THROUGHOUT THE WEEK.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...
A TORNADO WATCH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 900 AM. SPOTTERS ARE REQUESTED
TO MONITOR THE WEATHER AND SELF ACTIVATE IF NEEDED.

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