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
454 PM EDT SAT JUL 4 2015

FLZ165-262-265-042145-
INLAND LEE FL-COASTAL LEE FL-COASTAL LEE FL-INLAND LEE FL-
INLAND CHARLOTTE FL-
454 PM EDT SAT JUL 4 2015

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR LEE AND EASTERN CHARLOTTE
COUNTIES UNTIL 545 PM EDT...

AT 454 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A LINE OF STRONG
THUNDERSTORMS ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 6 MILES NORTH OF OLGA TO 7
MILES NORTHWEST OF ORANGETREE...AND MOVING NORTHWEST AT 15 MPH.

DIME SIZE HAIL AND WIND GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH
THESE STORMS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
CAPE CORAL...FORT MYERS...BONITA SPRINGS...LEHIGH ACRES...OLGA...
BABCOCK RANCH...CYPRESS LAKE...PINE MANOR...LOVERS KEY STATE PARK...
BUCKINGHAM...THREE OAKS...EAST DUNBAR...SOUTHWEST FLORIDA AIRPORT...
SAN CARLOS PARK...PALMONA PARK...LOCHMOOR WATERWAY ESTATES...
VILLAS...MCGREGOR...BABCOCK WEBB WMA AND CHARLESTON PARK.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS ALSO OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS...AND MAY
LEAD TO FLASH FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED
ROADWAYS.

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

THESE STORMS 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 2634 8185 2637 8184 2635 8186 2638 8188
      2637 8186 2645 8185 2646 8187 2643 8191
      2641 8187 2639 8187 2644 8193 2700 8192
      2695 8156 2643 8156 2642 8166 2632 8166
      2632 8181
TIME...MOT...LOC 2054Z 143DEG 11KT 2681 8170 2636 8167

$$

RAG



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