Special Weather Statement
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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIAMI FL
718 PM EDT TUE MAY 24 2016

FLZ067-068-168-242345-
INLAND PALM BEACH COUNTY FL-COASTAL PALM BEACH COUNTY FL-
METRO PALM BEACH COUNTY FL-
718 PM EDT TUE MAY 24 2016

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR FREQUENT TO EXCESSIVE
LIGHTNING...SMALL HAIL AND 45 TO 55 MPH WINDS FOR EAST CENTRAL PALM
BEACH COUNTY UNTIL 745 PM EDT...

* AT 717 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM
  OVER PALM SPRINGS...OR NEAR LAKE WORTH...MOVING SOUTH AT 10 MPH.

* 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...
  WEST PALM BEACH...BOYNTON BEACH...DELRAY BEACH...WELLINGTON...
  LAKE WORTH...PALM BEACH...OCEAN RIDGE...GREENACRES...
  ROYAL PALM BEACH...PALM SPRINGS...LANTANA...ATLANTIS...HAVERHILL...
  CLOUD LAKE...VILLAGE OF GOLF...GUN CLUB ESTATES...
  PALM BEACH INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT...LAKE BELVEDERE ESTATES...
  ROYAL PALM ESTATES AND DUNES ROAD.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

RESIDENTS SHOULD REMAIN ON THE ALERT FOR ADDITIONAL STATEMENTS AND
POSSIBLE WARNINGS.

&&

LAT...LON 2662 8003 2647 8004 2647 8022 2668 8022
      2671 8004
TIME...MOT...LOC 2317Z 350DEG 8KT 2662 8011

$$

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