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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE Miami FL
416 PM EDT WED JUN 28 2017

FLZ066-282045-
Hendry FL-
416 PM EDT WED JUN 28 2017

...Significant Weather Advisory for frequent to excessive lightning
and 45 to 55 mph winds for northeastern Hendry County Until 445 PM
EDT...

* At 416 PM EDT...National Weather Service Meteorologists detected a
  strong thunderstorm over Devils Garden, or near Montura. This storm
  was nearly stationary.

* 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...
  Montura and Devils Garden.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Residents should remain on the alert for additional statements and
possible warnings.

Stay tuned to NOAA weather radio and other local media for further
details or updates.

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LAT...LON 2675 8114 2662 8102 2652 8130 2661 8139
TIME...MOT...LOC 2016Z 064DEG 0KT 2663 8117

$$

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