Inland Volusia County Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Lake Wind Advisory
Statement as of 3:21 PM EDT on October 31, 2014

...Lake Wind Advisory in effect from 8 am to 8 PM EDT Saturday...

The National Weather Service in Melbourne has issued a lake Wind Advisory...which is in effect from 8 am to 8 PM EDT Saturday.

* Winds...gusty west to northwest winds 20 to 25 mph will kick in shortly after sunrise on Saturday with occasional gusts to around 30 mph.

* Impacts...gusty winds over open bodies of water will produce rough conditions for small vessels. Navigation will be hazardous over lakes and inland waterways.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A lake Wind Advisory indicates that winds will cause rough chop on area lakes. Small boats will be especially prone to capsizing.

Fire Weather Warning
Statement as of 1:30 AM EDT on November 01, 2014

...Red flag warning in effect from noon today to 6 PM EDT this evening for most of east central Florida due to gusty winds and very low humidity...

The National Weather Service in Melbourne has issued a red flag warning...which is in effect from noon today to 6 PM EDT this evening.

* Affected area... inland Volusia... Northern Lake... Orange... Seminole... southern Brevard... Osceola... Indian River... Okeechobee... coastal Volusia... Southern Lake... northern Brevard.

* Wind...strong west to northwest winds of 15 to 25 mph will occur this afternoon.

* Humidity...afternoon humidity readings will steadily fall...reaching the mid 20s to lower 30s for several hours this afternoon.

* Impacts...any fires that develop will likely spread rapidly. Outdoor burning is not recommended.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A red flag warning is issued when very favorable conditions for the spread of wildfire are occurring now...or will likely occur within the next 24 hours.

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