Special Weather Statement
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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIAMI FL
556 PM EDT SAT AUG 1 2015

FLZ067-068-071-072-012245-
INLAND BROWARD COUNTY FL-METRO BROWARD COUNTY FL-
INLAND PALM BEACH COUNTY FL-METRO PALM BEACH COUNTY FL-
556 PM EDT SAT AUG 1 2015

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR FREQUENT TO EXCESSIVE LIGHTNING
AND 45 TO 55 MPH WINDS FOR NORTH CENTRAL BROWARD AND SOUTHEASTERN
PALM BEACH COUNTIES UNTIL 645 PM EDT...

* AT 554 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM
  OVER PARKLAND...OR NEAR CORAL SPRINGS...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 15
  MPH. OTHER STRONG STORMS WERE OVER THE EVERGLADES BETWEEN THE
  SAWGRASS EXPRESSWAY AND U.S. HIGHWAY 27, ALSO MOVING NORTHEAST AT
  15 MPH.

* THE PRIMARY IMPACTS WILL BE FREQUENT TO EXCESSIVE LIGHTNING AND
  GUSTY WINDS OF 45 TO 55 MPH.  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...BOCA RATON...DELRAY BEACH...PARKLAND...HAMPTONS AT
  BOCA RATON...KINGS POINT...WHISPER WALK...MISSION BAY...GODFREY
  ROAD...LOXAHATCHEE NWR...RAMBLEWOOD EAST...BOCA WEST...BOCA RATON
  EQUESTRIAN...SANDALFOOT COVE...MORIKAMI PARK...SOUTH COUNTY
  REGIONAL PARK AND HILLSBORO PINES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION VISIT THE MIAMI NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE
WEBSITE AT WWW.WEATHER.GOV/MIAMI. FOR INFORMATION IN SPANISH, VISIT
OUR WEBSITE AT WWW.WEATHER.GOV/MIAMI/ESPANOL.

&&

LAT...LON 2625 8027 2620 8049 2651 8044 2644 8009
TIME...MOT...LOC 2154Z 221DEG 14KT 2633 8027

$$

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