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
458 PM EDT THU AUG 27 2015

FLZ139-239-272145-
COASTAL LEVY-INLAND LEVY-
458 PM EDT THU AUG 27 2015

...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL AFFECT LEVY COUNTY...

AT 457 PM EDT...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WAS NEAR FOWLERS BLUFF...OR 9
MILES WEST OF CHIEFLAND. THE STORM WAS NEARLY STATIONARY.

WINDS IN EXCESS OF 40 MPH ARE POSSIBLE WITH THIS STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
CHIEFLAND...ANDREWS...FOWLERS BLUFF...MANATTEE ROAD...FANNING SPRINGS
AND MANATEE SPRINGS STATE PARK.

TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS ALSO OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM...AND MAY CAUSE
LOCALIZED FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED
ROADWAYS.

FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM.
LIGHTNING CAN STRIKE 15 MILES AWAY FROM A THUNDERSTORM. SEEK A SAFE
SHELTER INSIDE A BUILDING OR VEHICLE.

THIS STORM MAY INTENSIFY...SO BE CERTAIN TO MONITOR LOCAL RADIO AND
TV STATIONS...AS WELL AS LOCAL CABLE TV OUTLETS...FOR ADDITIONAL
INFORMATION AND POSSIBLE WARNINGS FROM THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE.

LAT...LON 2959 8277 2956 8273 2923 8308 2925 8307
      2927 8309 2929 8317 2932 8314 2932 8312
      2935 8306 2936 8306 2939 8303 2945 8302
      2947 8298 2954 8298 2959 8294
TIME...MOT...LOC 2057Z 271DEG 4KT 2946 8301
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