Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Melbourne, FL

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MELBOURNE FL
633 PM EDT FRI SEP 30 2016

FLZ047-054-302315-
SOUTHERN BREVARD COUNTY FL-INDIAN RIVER FL-
633 PM EDT FRI SEP 30 2016

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR NORTHERN INDIAN RIVER AND
SOUTHEASTERN BREVARD COUNTIES UNTIL 715 PM EDT...

AT 631 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING STRONG THUNDERSTORMS
ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM WEST MELBOURNE TO NEAR BLUE CYPRESS
LAKE. ANOTHER STRONG STORM WAS NEAR ROSELAND AND SEBASTIAN.
MOVEMENT WAS NORTHEAST AT 15 MPH.

NICKEL SIZE HAIL AND WIND GUSTS OF 40 TO 50 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE
WITH THESE STORMS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
PALM BAY...MELBOURNE...SEBASTIAN...SATELLITE BEACH AND MALABAR.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS.
LIGHTNING CAN STRIKE 10 MILES AWAY FROM A THUNDERSTORM. SEEK A SAFE
SHELTER INSIDE A BUILDING OR VEHICLE.

IF ON OR NEAR THE INTRACOASTAL WATERWAY OR LOCAL LAKES...GET OUT OF
THE WATER AND MOVE INDOORS OR INSIDE A VEHICLE. REMEMBER...LIGHTNING
CAN STRIKE OUT TO 10 MILES FROM THE PARENT THUNDERSTORM. IF YOU CAN
HEAR THUNDER...YOU ARE CLOSE ENOUGH TO BE STRUCK BY LIGHTNING. MOVE
TO SAFE SHELTER NOW! DO NOT BE CAUGHT ON THE WATER IN A THUNDERSTORM.

&&

LAT...LON 2778 8082 2823 8076 2823 8056 2812 8054
      2779 8037
TIME...MOT...LOC 2231Z 209DEG 13KT 2808 8066 2780 8073

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