Special Weather Statement
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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIAMI FL
115 PM EDT MON MAY 30 2016

FLZ067-071>073-301800-
INLAND PALM BEACH COUNTY FL-INLAND MIAMI-DADE COUNTY FL-
INLAND BROWARD COUNTY FL-METRO BROWARD COUNTY FL-
115 PM EDT MON MAY 30 2016

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR FREQUENT TO EXCESSIVE
LIGHTNING...UP TO NICKEL SIZED HAIL AND 45 TO 55 MPH WINDS FOR
CENTRAL BROWARD...SOUTHEASTERN PALM BEACH AND NORTHWESTERN MIAMI-DADE
COUNTIES UNTIL 200 PM EDT...

* AT 114 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE METEOROLOGISTS DETECTED A
  LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM NEAR
  LOXAHATCHEE NWR TO INTERSECTION KROME AND U.S. 27 TO 8 MILES
  NORTHWEST OF MICCOSUKEE RESORT...AND MOVING WEST AT 5 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.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  WESTERN MIRAMAR...CORAL SPRINGS...PLANTATION...SUNRISE...TAMARAC...
  WELLINGTON...WESTON...PARKLAND...SAWGRASS MILLS MALL...
  LOXAHATCHEE NWR...INTERSECTION I-75 AND U.S. 27...
  INTERSECTION KROME AND U.S. 27...MISSION BAY...
  INTERSECTION I-75 AND GRIFFIN ROAD...
  MILE MARKER 30 ON ALLIGATOR ALLEY...
  AND EAST TOLL GATE ON ALLIGATOR ALLEY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

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.

&&

LAT...LON 2635 8021 2596 8037 2581 8050 2582 8083
      2598 8063 2669 8035 2664 8020 2640 8020
TIME...MOT...LOC 1714Z 100DEG 5KT 2653 8023 2593 8043 2585 8058

$$

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