Special Weather Statement
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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIAMI FL
330 AM EDT SUN AUG 30 2015

FLZ063-066>068-070>074-168-172-173-300830-
COASTAL MIAMI DADE COUNTY FL-METROPOLITAN MIAMI DADE FL-INLAND MIAMI-
DADE COUNTY FL-INLAND BROWARD COUNTY FL-INLAND COLLIER COUNTY FL-
METRO BROWARD COUNTY FL-COASTAL BROWARD COUNTY FL-GLADES FL-
INLAND PALM BEACH COUNTY FL-HENDRY FL-COASTAL PALM BEACH COUNTY FL-
METRO PALM BEACH COUNTY FL-
330 AM EDT SUN AUG 30 2015

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR FREQUENT TO EXCESSIVE LIGHTNING
AND 45 TO 55 MPH WINDS FOR BROWARD...PALM BEACH...EAST CENTRAL
COLLIER...NORTHEASTERN MIAMI-DADE...SOUTH CENTRAL GLADES AND EASTERN
HENDRY COUNTIES UNTIL 430 AM EDT...

* AT 330 AM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A LINE OF STRONG
  THUNDERSTORMS ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM NEAR LOXAHATCHEE NWR TO 9
  MILES NORTHEAST OF FORTYMILE BEND...AND MOVING NORTH AT 65 MPH.

* 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...
  MIAMI...HIALEAH...FORT LAUDERDALE...PEMBROKE PINES...HOLLYWOOD...
  MIRAMAR...CORAL SPRINGS...WEST PALM BEACH...POMPANO BEACH...
  DAVIE...MIAMI BEACH...PLANTATION...SUNRISE...BOCA RATON...DEERFIELD
  BEACH...BOYNTON BEACH...DELRAY BEACH...TAMARAC...WELLINGTON AND
  JUPITER.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

STAY TUNED TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO AND OTHER LOCAL MEDIA FOR FURTHER
DETAILS OR UPDATES.

FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION VISIT THE MIAMI NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE
WEBSITE AT WWW.WEATHER.GOV/MIAMI. FOR INFORMATION IN SPANISH, VISIT
OUR WEBSITE AT WWW.WEATHER.GOV/MIAMI/ESPANOL.

&&

LAT...LON 2659 8005 2660 8004 2581 8012 2577 8013
      2582 8018 2567 8015 2567 8016 2573 8021
      2574 8022 2551 8033 2539 8024 2665 8131
      2701 8103 2689 8111 2669 8074 2696 8061
      2695 8007
TIME...MOT...LOC 0730Z 160DEG 56KT 2654 8019 2584 8071

$$

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