Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Miami, FL

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE Miami FL
532 PM EDT TUE JUN 27 2017

FLZ066-067-070-071-272215-
Inland Broward County FL-Hendry FL-Inland Collier County FL-
Inland Palm Beach County FL-
532 PM EDT TUE JUN 27 2017

...Significant Weather Advisory for frequent to excessive lightning
and 45 to 55 mph winds for east central Collier...southeastern
Hendry...northwestern Broward and southwestern Palm Beach Counties
Until 615 PM EDT...

* At 531 PM EDT...Doppler radar was tracking a Line of strong
  thunderstorms along a line extending from 6 miles west of
  Miccosukee Indian Reservation to near Rotenberger Wildlife
  Refuge...and moving northeast at 10 mph.

* The primary impacts will be frequent to excessive lightning and
  gusty winds of up to 50 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...
  Miccosukee Indian Reservation, Holey Land Wildlife Refuge, Big
  Cypress Seminole Reservation, Miccosukee Service Plaza, Rotenberger
  Wildlife Refuge and Big Cypress National Preserve.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Torrential rainfall is also occurring with these storms, and may lead
to street flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded
roadways.

&&

LAT...LON 2651 8090 2642 8069 2605 8088 2613 8109
TIME...MOT...LOC 2131Z 213DEG 7KT 2620 8098 2635 8084

$$

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