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March 30 Hazardous Weather Outlook

By: national weather service
By: national weather service

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
520 AM EDT MON MAR 30 2009

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COFFEE-DALE-HENRY-GENEVA-HOUSTON-INLAND WALTON-COASTAL WALTON-
HOLMES-WASHINGTON-JACKSON-BAY-CALHOUN-GULF-FRANKLIN-GADSDEN-LEON-
JEFFERSON-MADISON-LIBERTY-WAKULLA-TAYLOR-LAFAYETTE-DIXIE-QUITMAN-
CLAY-RANDOLPH-TERRELL-DOUGHERTY-LEE-WORTH-TURNER-TIFT-BEN HILL-
IRWIN-EARLY-MILLER-BAKER-MITCHELL-COLQUITT-COOK-BERRIEN-SEMINOLE-
DECATUR-GRADY-THOMAS-BROOKS-LOWNDES-LANIER-
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-
520 AM EDT MON MAR 30 2009 /420 AM CDT MON MAR 30 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...

AS A RESULT OF THE HEAVY RAINFALL OVER THE WEEKEND...NUMEROUS
RIVERS AND STREAMS ACROSS THE AREA ARE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE OR ARE
FORECAST TO RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE. PLEASE REFER TO LATEST FLOOD
WARNINGS AND STATEMENTS AS WELL AS THE HYDROLOGIC OUTLOOK ISSUED
THIS AFTERNOON (AWIPS ID IS ESFTAE).

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY...

AN ACTIVE WEATHER PATTERN WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THE REMAINDER OF
THE WEEK. STORM SYSTEMS ARE FORECAST TO IMPACT THE REGION LATE
TUESDAY INTO WEDNESDAY....THURSDAY INTO FRIDAY...AND AGAIN ON
SUNDAY. THE POTENTIAL EXISTS FOR ADDITIONAL HEAVY RAINFALL AS
THESE SYSTEMS MOVE THROUGH THE TRI-STATE AREA. THIS RAINFALL WILL
ONLY EXACERBATE THE CURRENT FLOOD PROBLEMS AND THE SITUATION NEEDS
TO BE CLOSELY MONITORED.

IN ADDITION TO HEAVY RAINFALL...SEVERE WEATHER WILL BE POSSIBLE
WITH EACH OF THE UPCOMING STORM SYSTEMS. DUE TO UNCERTAINTY WITH
THE EVOLUTION OF THESE SYSTEMS...THE EXACT TIMING AND COVERAGE OF
SEVERE WEATHER REMAINS UNCLEAR.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

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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