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
602 PM EDT FRI AUG 26 2016

FLZ165-265-262245-
COASTAL LEE FL-INLAND LEE FL-
602 PM EDT FRI AUG 26 2016

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SOUTHEASTERN LEE COUNTY UNTIL 645
PM EDT...

AT 601 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING STRONG THUNDERSTORMS OVER
THREE OAKS...OR 7 MILES NORTH OF BONITA SPRINGS...MOVING SOUTHWEST
AT 25 MPH.

WINDS IN EXCESS OF 40 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THESE STORMS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
BONITA SPRINGS...LOVERS KEY STATE PARK...THREE OAKS...
SAN CARLOS PARK...HARLEM HEIGHTS...IONA...CYPRESS LAKE...
VILLAS AND ESTERO.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS ALSO OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS...AND MAY
LEAD TO LOCALIZED FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH
FLOODED ROADWAYS.

FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS.
LIGHTNING CAN STRIKE 10 MILES AWAY FROM A THUNDERSTORM. SEEK A SAFE
SHELTER INSIDE A BUILDING OR VEHICLE.

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LAT...LON 2633 8182 2632 8187 2651 8199 2655 8184
      2647 8166 2631 8178 2632 8182
TIME...MOT...LOC 2201Z 024DEG 23KT 2645 8179

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