Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Miami, FL

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIAMI FL
458 PM EDT SAT MAY 23 2015

FLZ070-232145-
INLAND COLLIER COUNTY FL-
458 PM EDT SAT MAY 23 2015

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR FREQUENT TO EXCESSIVE
LIGHTNING...SMALL HAIL AND 45 TO 55 MPH WINDS FOR EAST CENTRAL
COLLIER COUNTY UNTIL 545 PM EDT...

* AT 456 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM
  NEAR MILE MARKER 60 ON ALLIGATOR ALLEY...OR NEAR THE MUD LAKE
  WILDFIRE COMPLEX MOVING WEST AT 10 MPH.

* FREQUENT TO EXCESSIVE LIGHTNING...GUSTY WINDS FROM 45 TO 55 MPH...
  SMALL HAIL...TORRENTIAL DOWNPOURS...OR A COMBINATION OF THESE ARE
  POSSIBLE. 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...
  MUD LAKE WILDFIRE COMPLEX...MILE MARKER 60 ON ALLIGATOR ALLEY...
  BIG CYPRESS NATIONAL PRESERVE...DEEP LAKE...MILES CITY...
  INTERSECTION ALLIGATOR ALLEY AND SR 839...JEROME...
  BIG CYPRESS ACCESS AREAS OFF ALLIGATOR ALLEY AND COLLIER COUNTY
  REST AREA ON ALLIGATOR ALLEY.

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 2625 8100 2605 8102 2598 8135 2625 8136
TIME...MOT...LOC 2056Z 084DEG 10KT 2617 8111

$$

KONARIK


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