Special Weather Statement
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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAMPA BAY AREA / RUSKIN FL
554 AM EDT MON AUG 3 2015

FLZ050-151-251-031030-
PINELLAS-COASTAL HILLSBOROUGH-INLAND HILLSBOROUGH-
554 AM EDT MON AUG 3 2015

...A LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL AFFECT NORTHWESTERN
HILLSBOROUGH AND PINELLAS COUNTIES...

AT 552 AM EDT...A LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WAS ALONG A LINE
EXTENDING FROM NEAR EAST LAKE TO NEAR HARBOR BLUFFS...AND MOVING EAST
AT 35 MPH.

WINDS IN EXCESS OF 30 MPH AND TORRENTIAL RAINS WILL ACCOMPANY THESE
STORMS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
TAMPA...CLEARWATER...LARGO...PINELLAS PARK...TEMPLE TERRACE...LUTZ...
FEATHER SOUND...TAMPA INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT...EGYPT LAKE-LETO...
UNIVERSITY...EAST LAKE...GREATER NORTHDALE...PEBBLE CREEK...SOUTH
HIGHPOINT...RIDGECREST...PALM HARBOR...TOWN `N` COUNTRY...HARBOR
BLUFFS...KEYSTONE AND LAKE MAGDALENE.

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

OCCASIONAL 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.

LAT...LON 2801 8282 2799 8279 2807 8284 2808 8283
      2806 8283 2808 8277 2816 8278 2816 8227
      2795 8254 2799 8262 2797 8265 2802 8264
      2801 8267 2804 8268 2794 8272 2791 8263
      2791 8266 2785 8284 2786 8285
TIME...MOT...LOC 0952Z 247DEG 29KT 2815 8271 2790 8290
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