Special Weather Statement
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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MELBOURNE FL
312 PM EDT FRI MAY 22 2015

FLZ064-222000-
MARTIN FL-
312 PM EDT FRI MAY 22 2015

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR WESTERN MARTIN COUNTY UNTIL 400
PM EDT...

AT 311 PM EDT...TRAINED WEATHER SPOTTERS REPORTED A STRONG
THUNDERSTORM OVER INDIANTOWN PRODUCING PENNY SIZED HAIL. MOVEMENT
WAS NORTHWEST AT 5 MPH.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
INDIANTOWN...J AND S FISH CAMP AND PORT MAYACA.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

THE PRIMARY THREATS WILL BE CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING AND STRONG WIND
GUSTS...WHICH CAN CAUSE UNSECURED OBJECTS TO BLOW AROUND...SNAP TREE
LIMBS...CAUSE POWER OUTAGES OR CAPSIZE SMALL BOATS. HEAVY RAINFALL
WILL TEMPORARILY REDUCE VISIBILITY. SEEK SHELTER INDOORS UNTIL THE
STORM PASSES.

BOATERS SHOULD BE AWARE THAT STRONG WIND GUSTS SOMETIMES OCCUR WELL
AWAY FROM THE HEAVY RAIN AND LIGHTNING ASSOCIATED WITH STORMS.

FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM.
LIGHTNING CAN STRIKE SEVERAL MILES AWAY FROM A THUNDERSTORM. SEEK
SHELTER INSIDE A BUILDING OR VEHICLE. OPEN SHELTERS FOUND IN PARKS...
ON BEACHES OR GOLF COURSES OFFER NO PROTECTION FROM THE DANGERS OF
LIGHTNING.

&&

LAT...LON 2700 8062 2701 8063 2710 8066 2711 8066
      2712 8067 2720 8045 2696 8035 2696 8061
TIME...MOT...LOC 1911Z 146DEG 6KT 2705 8050

$$

BRAGAW


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