Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Miami, FL

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIAMI FL
245 PM EDT SUN JUL 24 2016

FLZ063-066-070-241930-
INLAND COLLIER COUNTY FL-GLADES FL-HENDRY FL-
245 PM EDT SUN JUL 24 2016

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR FREQUENT TO EXCESSIVE LIGHTNING
FOR NORTH CENTRAL COLLIER AND NORTHWESTERN HENDRY COUNTIES UNTIL 330
PM EDT...

* AT 245 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM
  NEAR FELDA...OR 8 MILES NORTH OF IMMOKALEE...MOVING NORTH AT 15
  MPH.

* THE MAIN IMPACT WILL BE FREQUENT TO EXCESSIVE LIGHTNING. LIGHTNING
  IS THE NUMBER ONE WEATHER RELATED KILLER IN FLORIDA. TREES AND OPEN
  SHELTERS FOUND IN PARKS...ON BEACHES OR GOLF COURSES OFFER NO
  PROTECTION FROM THE DANGERS OF LIGHTNING. SEEK SHELTER IN A SAFE
  BUILDING UNTIL THE STORM PASSES.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  LABELLE...IMMOKALEE...AVE MARIA...FELDA...LAKE TRAFFORD AND KERI.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS ALSO OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM...AND MAY LEAD
TO STREET FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED
ROADWAYS.

&&

LAT...LON 2671 8157 2679 8148 2655 8124 2633 8146
      2642 8157
TIME...MOT...LOC 1845Z 166DEG 13KT 2654 8148

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