Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Tampa Bay Area, FL

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAMPA BAY AREA / RUSKIN FL
400 PM EDT TUE JUL 7 2015

FLZ056-061-162-255-260-262-072045-
COASTAL CHARLOTTE-INLAND SARASOTA-INLAND MANATEE-INLAND
CHARLOTTE-INLAND CHARLOTTE-DESOTO-COASTAL CHARLOTTE-HARDEE-
400 PM EDT TUE JUL 7 2015

...A LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL AFFECT WESTERN DESOTO...NORTH
CENTRAL CHARLOTTE...WESTERN HARDEE AND SOUTHEASTERN SARASOTA
COUNTIES...

AT 400 PM EDT...A LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WAS ALONG A LINE
EXTENDING FROM 9 MILES NORTHWEST OF WAUCHULA TO ONA TO 6 MILES
NORTHWEST OF ARCADIA TO 9 MILES NORTHEAST OF NORTH PORT...AND
DRIFTING EAST AT 5 MPH.

WINDS IN EXCESS OF 40 MPH AND PEA SIZE HAIL ARE POSSIBLE WITH THESE
STORMS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
NORTH PORT...ARCADIA...WAUCHULA...PORT CHARLOTTE...SOUTHEAST
ARCADIA...ONA...BOWLING GREEN...ZOLFO SPRINGS...FORT GREEN...LAKE
SUZY...LIMESTONE...BROWNVILLE...CLEVELAND...NOCATEE...MURDOCK...FORT
OGDEN...GARNDER...HARBOUR HEIGHTS...PINE LEVEL AND CHARLOTTE HARBOR.

TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS ALSO OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS...AND MAY
CAUSE LOCALIZED FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED
ROADWAYS.

FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM.
LIGHTNING CAN STRIKE 15 MILES AWAY FROM A THUNDERSTORM. SEEK A SAFE
SHELTER INSIDE A BUILDING OR VEHICLE.

LAT...LON 2764 8176 2745 8175 2723 8176 2694 8197
      2702 8220 2727 8204 2764 8204
TIME...MOT...LOC 2000Z 278DEG 6KT 2763 8194 2747 8190 2727 8194 2713
8206
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