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March 26 Thursday Hazardous Weather Outlook

By: national weather service
By: national weather service

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
432 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2009

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APALACHEE BAY OR COASTAL WATERS FROM KEATON BEACH TO OCHLOCKONEE
RIVER FL OUT TO 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM APALACHICOLA TO DESTIN FL OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM OCHLOCKONEE RIVER TO APALACHICOLA FL OUT TO
20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM SUWANNEE RIVER TO KEATON BEACH OUT 20 NM-
WATERS FROM APALACHICOLA TO DESTIN FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
WATERS FROM SUWANNEE RIVER TO APALACHICOLA FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
432 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2009 /332 AM CDT THU MAR 26 2009/

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR SOUTHEAST ALABAMA...
SOUTHWEST AND SOUTH CENTRAL GEORGIA...AND THE FLORIDA BIG BEND
AND PANHANDLE...AND ADJACENT COASTAL WATERS.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT...

...SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS AND HEAVY RAIN POSSIBLE THROUGH SATURDAY
NIGHT...

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY ALONG THE FLORIDA PANHANDLE COAST...

...HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS ALONG THE FLORIDA BIG BEND AND
PANHANDLE COAST...

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HIGH WINDS AND SEAS...

A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL MOVE QUICKLY NORTHEAST ACROSS THE
SOUTHEAST U.S. TODAY...BRINGING NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
TO THE REGION. SOME OF THESE STORMS COULD BE STRONG TO SEVERE WITH
LARGE HAIL...DAMAGING WINDS...FREQUENT LIGHTNING...HEAVY
RAIN...AND POSSIBLY EVEN AN ISOLATED TORNADO. THE MAIN THREAT WILL
BE IN SOUTH ALABAMA AND THE FLORIDA PANHANDLE THIS MORNING...THEN
SOUTH GEORGIA AND THE FLORIDA BIG BEND THIS AFTERNOON AND EARLY EVENING.
A SLIGHT CHANCE FOR SEVERE STORMS WILL PERSIST INTO TONIGHT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...
ANOTHER ROUND OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IS FORECAST TO DEVELOP
AS ANOTHER DISTURBANCE AFFECTS THE REGION ON FRIDAY. ONCE
AGAIN...SOME OF THESE STORMS COULD BE SEVERE...AND LOCALIZED
FLOODING IS ALSO POSSIBLE. A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE EAST ACROSS THE
AREA SATURDAY AND SATURDAY NIGHT...BRINGING YET ANOTHER ROUND OF
THUNDERSTORMS TO THE REGION IN THE FORM OF A SQUALL LINE.
CONDITIONS APPEAR FAVORABLE FOR MORE SEVERE STORMS AND LOCAL
FLOODING ON SATURDAY AND SATURDAY NIGHT AS WELL. HIGH SURF AND
ROUGH BOATING CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED TO LAST THROUGH AT LEAST
SATURDAY. TIDES UP TO 1 FOOT ABOVE NORMAL ARE POSSIBLE FRIDAY AND
SATURDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...
SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS REQUESTED WHEN AND IF THE FIRST SEVERE
THUNDERSTORM OR TORNADO WATCH IS ISSUED.

FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION...VISIT THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE
WEBSITE ON THE INTERNET AT WEATHER.GOV...THEN CLICK ON YOUR AREA
OF INTEREST ON THE NATIONAL MAP.


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