Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Tampa Bay Area, FL

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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Tampa Bay Area Ruskin FL
359 AM EST SAT DEC 9 2017

Inland Lee-Coastal Lee-
359 AM EST SAT DEC 9 2017


At 358 AM EST, a strong thunderstorm was located 8 miles southwest of
St. James City, or 13 miles southwest of Cape Coral, moving northeast
at 40 mph.

Winds in excess of 40 mph are possible with this storm.

Locations impacted include...
Cape Coral, Fort Myers, East Dunbar, Matlacha, Palmona Park,
Southwest Florida Airport, Harlem Heights, Lochmoor Waterway Estates,
Iona, Cypress Lake, San Carlos Park, McGregor, Pine Manor, Matlacha
Isles-Matlacha Shores, Buckingham, St. James City, Villas, Three
Oaks, Pine Island Center and Olga.

Frequent cloud to ground lightning is occurring with this storm.
Lightning can strike 10 miles away from a thunderstorm. Seek a safe
shelter inside a building or vehicle.

LAT...LON 2640 8199 2638 8216 2645 8224 2652 8226
      2677 8196 2677 8176 2653 8158 2637 8196
TIME...MOT...LOC 0858Z 233DEG 39KT 2645 8216



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