Special Weather Statement
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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAMPA BAY AREA / RUSKIN FL
839 PM EDT THU APR 28 2016

FLZ052-056-057-061-290130-
HIGHLANDS FL-POLK FL-DESOTO FL-HARDEE FL-
839 PM EDT THU APR 28 2016

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR EASTERN DESOTO...SOUTHEASTERN
HARDEE...NORTHWESTERN HIGHLANDS AND SOUTHEASTERN POLK COUNTIES UNTIL
930 PM EDT...

AT 838 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING STRONG THUNDERSTORMS ALONG
A LINE EXTENDING FROM 10 MILES SOUTHWEST OF HARMONY TO 12 MILES
SOUTHEAST OF WAUCHULA. MOVEMENT WAS SOUTH AT 15 MPH.

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

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE... SEBRING...AVON PARK...SWEETWATER...
RIVER RANCH...CREWSVILLE...INDIAN LAKE ESTATES AND SEBRING SHORES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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.

&&

LAT...LON 2708 8169 2741 8171 2793 8133 2792 8131
      2786 8131 2785 8128 2785 8124 2784 8122
      2777 8118
TIME...MOT...LOC 0038Z 000DEG 13KT 2807 8125 2741 8168

$$

NOAH


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