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
645 PM EDT SAT AUG 30 2014

FLZ050-151-155-160-251-255-302330-
PINELLAS-INLAND MANATEE-COASTAL SARASOTA-COASTAL HILLSBOROUGH-
INLAND HILLSBOROUGH-COASTAL MANATEE-
645 PM EDT SAT AUG 30 2014

...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL AFFECT NORTHWESTERN MANATEE...
NORTHWESTERN SARASOTA...PINELLAS AND WESTERN HILLSBOROUGH COUNTIES...

AT 643 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE METEOROLOGISTS DETECTED A
LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM
BUSCH GARDENS TO LONGBOAT KEY...OR ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM TEMPLE
TERRACE TO 9 MILES SOUTHWEST OF BRADENTON...MOVING NORTHWEST AT 15
MPH...WILL AFFECT LONGBOAT KEY...NEW TAMPA...THONOTOSASSA...LETTUCE
LAKE PARK...SAINT PETERSBURG...PINELLAS PARK...LARGO...CLEARWATER...
TOWN N COUNTRY...DOWNTOWN TAMPA...AND PALM HARBOR...UNTIL 730 PM EDT.

THIS INCLUDES INTERSTATE 75 BETWEEN EXITS 261 AND 266.

THIS INCLUDES INTERSTATE 4 BETWEEN EXITS 1 AND 9.

THIS INCLUDES INTERSTATE 275 BETWEEN EXITS 2 AND 53.

GUSTY WINDS 35 TO 45 MPH WILL OCCUR. FREQUENT LIGHTNING IS EXPECTED.
TO BE SAFE GO INDOORS IMMEDIATELY. IF CAUGHT OUTSIDE...FIND A LOW
SPOT...AND STAY AWAY FROM TALL OBJECTS. TORRENTIAL RAINS WILL REDUCE
VISIBILITY TO NEAR ZERO AND WILL CAUSE PONDING OF WATER ON ROADWAYS.
MOTORISTS SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION.

&&

LAT...LON 2816 8279 2815 8226 2784 8240 2793 8247
      2782 8246 2782 8253 2795 8255 2796 8266
      2801 8264 2795 8271 2788 8257 2769 8267
      2760 8262 2782 8242 2781 8241 2741 8259
      2742 8263 2743 8265 2735 8262 2786 8286
TIME...MOT...LOC 2243Z 118DEG 13KT 2803 8242 2740 8270

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