Strong Thunderstorms Likely In Boca This Afternoon

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BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Expect strong thunderstorms throughout the afternoon, according to the National Weather Service.
HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK FOR SOUTH FLORIDA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIAMI FL
1105 AM EDT SUN JUL 28 2013
AMZ610-630-650-651-670-671-FLZ063-066>075-168-172>174-GMZ656-657-676-
290615-
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 EXTENDING FROM
20 NM TO 60 NM-
WATERS FROM DEERFIELD BEACH TO OCEAN REEF, FL EXTENDING FROM 20 NM
TO THE TERRITORIAL WATERS OF THE BAHAMAS-GLADES-HENDRY-
INLAND PALM BEACH-METRO PALM BEACH-COASTAL COLLIER-INLAND COLLIER-
INLAND BROWARD-METRO BROWARD-INLAND MIAMI DADE-METRO MIAMI DADE-
MAINLAND MONROE-COASTAL PALM BEACH-COASTAL BROWARD-
COASTAL MIAMI DADE-FAR SOUTH MIAMI DADE-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CHOKOLOSKEE TO BONITA BEACH, FL OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM EAST CAPE SABLE TO CHOKOLOSKEE, FL OUT 20 NM-
GULF WATERS FROM CHOKOLOSKEE TO BONITA BEACH, FL EXTENDING FROM
20 TO 60 NM-
1105 AM EDT SUN JUL 28 2013
…SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS POSSIBLE…
…LOCALIZED FLOODING POSSIBLE…
THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR SOUTH FLORIDA.
.DAY ONE…THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT
THUNDERSTORMS: THERE WILL BE CHANCES FOR AFTERNOON SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS ACROSS MUCH OF THE AREA DUE MAINLY TO SEA BREEZE
INTERACTIONS. THE MAIN IMPACTS WITH STORMS THAT DEVELOP WILL BE
HEAVY DOWNPOURS CAUSING LOCALIZED FLOODING…GUSTY WINDS…AND
OCCASIONAL TO FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING. SOME OF THE
STORMS MAY PRODUCE FUNNEL CLOUDS AND/OR WATERSPOUTS.
WATERSPOUTS: WATERSPOUTS ARE POSSIBLE TODAY OVER THE ATLANTIC
WATERS.
WIND: THE STRONGEST STORMS THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING WILL BE
CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WIND GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH.
FLOODING: CONTINUED DEEP MOISTURE COMBINED WITH VERY WEAK
STEERING FLOW WILL RESULT IN VERY SLOW MOVING STORMS. THIS WILL
ALLOW FOR THE POSSIBILITY OF LOCALIZED FLOODING MAINLY ACROSS
URBAN AND POORLY DRAINED AREAS.
.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN…MONDAY THROUGH SATURDAY
SCATTERED MAINLY AFTERNOON THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED EACH
DAY…MOST FOCUSED OVER THE INTERIOR.
.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT…
SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED, HOWEVER INDIVIDUAL SPOTTERS
ARE ENCOURAGED TO REPORT HIGH WIND AND FLOODING TO THE NATIONAL
WEATHER SERVICE FORECAST OFFICE IN MIAMI.
FOR MORE INFORMATION…VISIT THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN
MIAMI WEBSITE AT WWW.WEATHER.GOV/MIAMI.
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