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Tropical Storm Philippe Local Statement Advisory Number 7
National Weather Service Miami FL  AL182017
525 AM EDT Sun Oct 29 2017

This product covers SOUTH FLORIDA

**DISORGANIZED PHILIPPE MOVING QUICKLY ACROSS EXTREME SOUTH FLORIDA THIS MORNING** 

NEW INFORMATION
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* CHANGES TO WATCHES AND WARNINGS:
    - All watches and warnings have been canceled

* CURRENT WATCHES AND WARNINGS:
    - None

* STORM INFORMATION:
    - About 70 miles southwest of Miami FL or about 90 miles 
      south-southeast of Naples FL
    - 25.0N 81.0W
    - Storm Intensity 45 mph
    - Movement East-northeast or 70 degrees at 17 mph

SITUATION OVERVIEW
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A very disorganized Tropical Storm Philippe was located over the Florida
Bay early this morning. The system is forecast to move quickly northeast
into the Atlantic waters and away from South Florida later this morning.
Ongoing showers and storms over the local Atlantic are expected to quickly
move east, with all showers ending later this morning as a cold front 
moves through South Florida. 

POTENTIAL IMPACTS
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* OTHER COASTAL HAZARDS:
There is a high risk of rip currents along the Gulf beaches and a 
moderate risk of rip currents along the Atlantic beaches today.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS
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* EVACUATIONS:
None.


* OTHER PREPAREDNESS INFORMATION:
Do not wade through flood waters. Dangerous wildlife, contaminants, 
and active power lines are all potential threats.


* ADDITIONAL SOURCES OF INFORMATION:
- For information on appropriate preparations see ready.gov
- For information on creating an emergency plan see getagameplan.org
- For additional disaster preparedness information see redcross.org

NEXT UPDATE
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As it pertains to this event...this will be the last local statement 
issued by the National Weather Service in Miami FL regarding the 
effects of tropical cyclone hazards upon the area.

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