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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIAMI FL
516 PM EDT FRI SEP 4 2015

FLZ073-074-042215-
METROPOLITAN MIAMI DADE FL-INLAND MIAMI-DADE COUNTY FL-
516 PM EDT FRI SEP 4 2015

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR FREQUENT TO EXCESSIVE LIGHTNING
AND 45 TO 55 MPH WINDS FOR NORTH CENTRAL MIAMI-DADE COUNTY UNTIL 615
PM EDT...

* AT 515 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM
  OVER MICCOSUKEE RESORT...OR 8 MILES NORTHWEST OF KENDALL. THIS
  STORM WAS NEARLY STATIONARY.

* 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...
  DORAL...SWEETWATER...UNIVERSITY PARK...KENDALE LAKES...
  RICHMOND WEST...WEST KENDALL...THE HAMMOCKS...COUNTRY WALK...
  TAMIAMI...AND THE CROSSINGS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

LAT...LON 2558 8040 2569 8061 2585 8055 2580 8035
TIME...MOT...LOC 2115Z 211DEG 2KT 2575 8046

$$

KONARIK


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