Metropolitan Miami Dade Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Tornado Watch
Issued: 11:24 PM EST Jan. 22, 2017 – National Weather Service

Tornado Watch 24 remains in effect until 600 am EST for the
following locations

. Florida counties included are

Brevard Broward Charlotte
Collier DeSoto Glades
Hardee Hendry Highlands
Indian River Lee Manatee
Martin Miami-Dade Monroe
Okeechobee Osceola Palm Beach
Polk St. Lucie Sarasota

Gale Warning, Small Craft Advisory
Issued: 4:28 PM EST Jan. 22, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Small Craft Advisory now in effect until 7 PM EST this
... Gale Warning in effect until 1 PM EST Monday...
... Small Craft Advisory in effect from 1 PM Monday to 7 am EST

The National Weather Service in Miami has issued a Gale Warning...
which is in effect until 1 PM EST Monday. A Small Craft Advisory
has also been issued from 1 PM Monday to 7 am EST Tuesday.

* Winds and seas... west winds 20 to 30 kt with gusts up to 40
kt. Seas 1 foot or less.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Small Craft Advisory means that wind speeds of 20 to 33 knots
are expected to produce hazardous wave conditions to small craft.
Inexperienced mariners... especially those operating smaller
vessels should avoid navigating in these conditions.

A Gale Warning means winds of 34 to 47 knots are imminent or
occurring. Operating a vessel in gale conditions requires
experience and properly equipped vessels. It is highly
recommended that mariners without the proper experience seek safe
Harbor prior to the onset of gale conditions.