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Excessive Rainfall Discussion
 
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EXCESSIVE RAINFALL DISCUSSION
NWS WEATHER PREDICTION CENTER COLLEGE PARK MD
106 PM EST SAT FEB 28 2015

...VALID 18Z SAT FEB 28 2015 - 00Z MON MAR 02 2015...
...REFERENCE AWIPS GRAPHIC UNDER...DAY 1 EXCESSIVE RAINFALL...


SLIGHT RISK OF RAINFALL EXCEEDING FFG TO THE RIGHT OF A LINE FROM
25 E PBI 30 ESE PMP 25 ESE HST 25 S HST 20 SW HST 15 W TMB
15 WNW FXE 20 WNW BCT 15 NW PBI 15 SSE SUA 20 NE PBI 20 ENE PBI
25 E PBI.


SOUTHEAST FLORIDA

CONCERNS FOR LOCALLY VERY HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CONTINUE INTO THIS
AFTERNOON ACROSS COASTAL SOUTHEAST FLORIDA.  SLOW MOVING CELLS IN
A REGION OF STRONG BOUNDARY LAYER CONVERGENCE IN THE EASTERLY
ONSHORE FLOW IN THE VICINITY OF THE NORTHWARD MOVING FRONTAL ZONE
OVER SOUTHEAST FL WILL CONTINUE TO SUPPORT POTENTIAL FOR ISOLATED
RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF 3-5"+ IN A FEW HOURS FROM THE MIA METRO AREA
NORTHWARD TO JUST NORTH OF PBI.  THE RAP32 IS SHOWING BOUNDARY
LAYER CONVERGENCE WEAKENING BY LATE AFTERNOON WHICH MAY SIGNAL
LESSENING OF THE HEAVY RAINFALL THREAT.  CONFIDENCE NOT GREAT WITH
HOW LONG THE HEAVY RAIN THREAT WILL CONTINUE---BUT OVER THE NEXT
FEW HOURS---THE POTENTIAL FOR VERY HEAVY TOTALS WILL POSE RUNOFF
PROBLEMS---ESPECIALLY IN URBANIZED AREAS.

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