Special Weather Statement
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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAMPA BAY AREA - RUSKIN FL
321 PM EDT TUE APR 15 2014

FLZ052-152000-
POLK-
321 PM EDT TUE APR 15 2014

...A SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY HAS BEEN ISSUED FOR EASTERN POLK
COUNTY FOR A LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WITH STRONG WIND GUSTS
VALID UNTIL 400 PM EDT...

AT 321 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE METEOROLOGISTS DETECTED A
LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS LOCATED NEAR WAVERLY...OR 6 MILES
SOUTHEAST OF WINTER HAVEN...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 35 MPH WILL AFFECT
WINTER HAVEN...CYPRESS GARDENS...WAHNETA AND LAKE WALES.

GUSTY WINDS OF 45 TO 55 MPH CAN BE EXPECTED WHICH CAN CAUSE UNSECURED
OBJECTS TO BLOW AROUND...SNAP TREE LIMBS AND CAUSE POWER OUTAGES.
FREQUENT TO CONTINUOUS LIGHTNING IS EXPECTED. TO BE SAFE GO INDOORS
IMMEDIATELY. IF CAUGHT OUTSIDE...FIND A LOW SPOT...AND STAY AWAY FROM
TALL OBJECTS. WHEN DRIVING THROUGH HEAVY RAIN...SLOW DOWN. ALWAYS
LEAVE A SAFE DISTANCE BETWEEN YOU AND OTHER VEHICLES.


&&

LAT...LON 2775 8157 2784 8169 2800 8179 2820 8156
      2781 8128
TIME...MOT...LOC 1921Z 241DEG 30KT 2797 8164

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