Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Miami, FL

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE Miami FL
258 PM EDT WED JUN 28 2017

FLZ067-068-071-072-281945-
Inland Broward County FL-Metro Broward County FL-
Inland Palm Beach County FL-Metro Palm Beach County FL-
258 PM EDT WED JUN 28 2017

...Significant Weather Advisory for frequent to excessive lightning,
small hail and 45 to 55 mph winds for northeastern Broward and
southeastern Palm Beach Counties Until 345 PM EDT...

* At 257 PM EDT...Doppler radar was tracking a Line of strong
  thunderstorms along a line extending from Royal Palm Beach to Coral
  Springs. These storms were nearly stationary.

* The primary impacts will be frequent to excessive lightning, gusty
  winds from 45 TO 55 mph, small hail, torrential downpours, or a
  combination of these are possible. Lightning is the number one
  weather related killer in Florida. Trees and open shelters offer no
  protection. These winds can down small tree limbs and branches, and
  blow around unsecured small objects. Seek shelter in a safe
  building until the storm passes.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  Coral Springs, West Palm Beach, Tamarac, Wellington, Margate,
  Coconut Creek, North Lauderdale, Royal Palm Beach, Parkland,
  Loxahatchee Nwr, Mission Bay, Hamptons At Boca Raton, Golden Lakes,
  Loxahatchee Groves, Whisper Walk, Lion Country Safari Park, Godfrey
  Road, The Acreage, Aberdeen and Hillsboro Pines.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Torrential rainfall is also occurring with these storms, and may lead
to street flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded
roadways.

Residents should remain on the alert for additional statements and
possible warnings.

Stay tuned to NOAA weather radio and other local media for further
details or updates.

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LAT...LON 2679 8015 2623 8018 2622 8039 2670 8043
TIME...MOT...LOC 1857Z 203DEG 2KT 2672 8025 2625 8027

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