|Infrared (day & night)|
|Visible (day only)|
|Wind:||4.0 mph NW|
|Wind Gust:||11.0 mph|
|Dew Point:||54 °F|
|Precipitation:||13% chance of precipitation|
|Pressure:||29.84 in (Rising)|
77° | 59°
64° | 46°
68° | 50°
73° | 57°
Statement as of 2:02 PM EDT on October 31, 2014High Surf Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement
... High surf advisory in effect from midnight EDT tonight to 4 am
... Rip current risk in effect from midnight EDT tonight through
late Saturday night...
The National Weather Service in Tampa Bay Ruskin has issued a
high surf advisory... which is in effect from midnight EDT tonight
to 4 am EST Sunday. A rip current risk has also been issued. This
rip current risk is in effect from midnight EDT tonight through
late Saturday night.
* Waves and surf... seas will increase to 7 to 9 feet near shore
and 10 to 15 feet offshore.
* Timing... midnight tonight through early Sunday morning.
* Impacts... rough surf along with large breaking waves and a high
risk of rip currents are expected along area beaches.
A high surf advisory is issued when dangerous water action is
expected along the coast. This includes rough surf... large
breaking waves... rip currents... and strong undertow.
Beach goers are urged to heed lifeguard warnings.
Rip currents are powerful channels of water flowing quickly away
from shore... which occur most often at low spots or breaks in The
Sandbar and in the vicinity of structures such as groins...
jetties and piers. Heed the advice of lifeguards and the beach
patrol. Pay attention to flags and posted signs.
If you become caught in a rip current... do not panic. Remain calm
and begin to swim parallel to shore. Once you are away from the
force of the rip current... begin to swim back to the beach. Do
not attempt to swim directly against a rip current. Even a strong
swimmer can become exhausted quickly.
Statement as of 2:10 PM EDT on October 31, 2014Lake Wind Advisory
... Lake Wind Advisory in effect from 8 am to 8 PM EDT Saturday...
The National Weather Service in Tampa Bay area - Ruskin FL has
issued a lake Wind Advisory... which is in effect from 8 am to
8 PM EDT Saturday.
* Timing... 8 am to 8 PM EDT on Saturday.
* Winds... northwest winds will increase to around 20 mph with
frequent gusts up to 35 mph.
* Impacts... hazardous boating conditions will develop on area
lakes as winds increase across the region.
A lake Wind Advisory is issued when sustained winds are forecast
to be 20 to 29 mph with frequent gusts to near or above gale
force for at least 3 hours. Winds of these magnitudes will
create rough conditions on larger area lakes which could produce
damage to... or flip... small pleasure craft.
Outdoor enthusiasts may wish to postpone lake related activities
until conditions improve.