Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Miami, FL

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIAMI FL
437 PM EDT WED JUL 9 2014

FLZ063-066-067-092100-
HENDRY FL-GLADES FL-INLAND PALM BEACH COUNTY FL-
437 PM EDT WED JUL 9 2014

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR NORTHEASTERN HENDRY...SOUTHERN
GLADES AND WEST CENTRAL INLAND PALM BEACH COUNTY...

* UNTIL 500 PM EDT

* AT 437 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE METEOROLOGISTS DETECTED A
  STRONG THUNDERSTORM NEAR CLEWISTON...MOVING EAST AT 10 MPH.

FREQUENT TO EXCESSIVE LIGHTNING...GUSTY WINDS FROM 45 TO 55 MPH...UP
TO NICKEL-SIZED 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.

* THE STORM WILL AFFECT...
  CLEWISTON...LAKE HARBOR AND HARLEM.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

THIS ACTIVITY WAS ALSO DEVELOPING IN AN ENVIRONMENT FAVORABLE FOR THE
FORMATION OF FUNNEL CLOUDS. STAY TUNED TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO AND
LOCAL MEDIA FOR ADDITIONAL UPDATES AND POSSIBLE WARNINGS.

&&

LAT...LON 2682 8106 2682 8103 2681 8095 2681 8097
      2680 8097 2680 8096 2677 8094 2673 8085
      2670 8082 2670 8077 2658 8092 2673 8112
      2683 8107
TIME...MOT...LOC 2037Z 248DEG 8KT 2672 8098

$$

GREGORIA


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