Special Weather Statement
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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIAMI FL
619 PM EDT WED SEP 28 2016

FLZ071-072-172-282300-
COASTAL BROWARD COUNTY FL-INLAND BROWARD COUNTY FL-
METRO BROWARD COUNTY FL-
619 PM EDT WED SEP 28 2016

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR FREQUENT TO EXCESSIVE LIGHTNING
AND 45 TO 55 MPH WINDS FOR NORTHEASTERN BROWARD COUNTY UNTIL 700 PM
EDT...

* AT 619 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM
  OVER SAWGRASS MILLS MALL...OR NEAR SUNRISE...MOVING EAST AT 10 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...
  FORT LAUDERDALE...CORAL SPRINGS...POMPANO BEACH...DAVIE...
  PLANTATION...SUNRISE...TAMARAC...MARGATE...LAUDERHILL...WESTON...
  COCONUT CREEK...OAKLAND PARK...NORTH LAUDERDALE...LAUDERDALE
  LAKES...PARKLAND...WILTON MANORS...LAZY LAKE...BROADVIEW-POMPANO
  PARK...MELROSE PARK AND INTERSECTION I-75 AND U.S. 27.

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 2606 8047 2617 8051 2632 8020 2610 8012
TIME...MOT...LOC 2219Z 249DEG 9KT 2617 8033

$$

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