Florida State Watch Office Morning Situation Report for Friday, July 12, 2019

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Florida State Watch Office Morning Situation Report

EOC Activation Level: Level 3 - Monitoring 
Meteorological Summary:
  • Rain bands from Tropical Storm Barry will bring a flash flood and isolated tornado potential to the western Panhandle.
  • Windy conditions are expected along the Panhandle coast with gusts of 25-30 mph.
  • Scattered to numerous showers and thunderstorms are possible across the Peninsula this afternoon, some briefly strong to severe.
  • There is a high rip current risk for Panhandle and most West Coast beaches, and a moderate risk for East Coast and Collier County beaches.
  • Minor coastal flooding is possible near high tide in the morning along the Panhandle coast.
  • Tropical Storm Barry will slowly move toward the coast of Louisiana; Invest 93L only has a 20% (low) chance of formation before conditions become unfavorable this weekend.
  • Lake Okeechobee average elevation is 11.48 feet, which is 2.08 feet below normal for this time of year.


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