Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Melbourne, FL

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MELBOURNE FL
742 PM EDT FRI JUL 3 2015

FLZ044-045-053-144-040045-
NORTHERN LAKE COUNTY FL-OSCEOLA FL-SOUTHERN LAKE COUNTY FL-ORANGE FL-
742 PM EDT FRI JUL 3 2015

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR LAKE...WESTERN ORANGE AND
NORTHWESTERN OSCEOLA COUNTIES UNTIL 845 PM EDT...

AT 738 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR CONTINUES TO TRACK A STRONG CLUSTER OF
THUNDERSTORMS NEAR CLERMONT...OR NEAR FERNDALE. ADDITIONAL GROWTH OF
THIS CLUSTER WAS OCCURRING ALONG BOUNDARY COLLISIONS EXTENDING
NORTHWARD FROM FERNDALE. ERRATIC BUT SLOW MOVEMENT WILL OCCUR WITH
STORMS DUE TO COLLISIONS OF BOUNDARIES AND MERGING CELLS. STRONG
WINDS WILL SPREAD SOUTH AND EAST FROM THE STRONG STORMS IN SOUTHWEST
ORANGE AND NORTHWEST OSCEOLA COUNTIES.

HALF INCH HAIL...FREQUENT LIGHTNING AND WIND GUSTS OF 50 TO 55 MPH
WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THESE STORMS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
ORLANDO...KISSIMMEE...APOPKA...OCOEE AND WINTER GARDEN.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

THE PRIMARY THREATS WILL BE FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING AND
STRONG WIND GUSTS...WHICH CAN CAUSE UNSECURED OBJECTS TO BLOW
AROUND...SNAP TREE LIMBS...CAUSE POWER OUTAGES OR CAPSIZE SMALL
BOATS. HEAVY RAINFALL WILL TEMPORARILY REDUCE VISIBILITY. SEEK
SHELTER INDOORS UNTIL THE STORM PASSES.

HEAVY RAINFALL IS ALSO OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM...WHICH WILL REDUCE
VISIBILITY AND MAY LEAD TO TEMPORARY FLOODING OF LOW LYING AND POOR
DRAINAGE AREAS. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED ROADWAYS.

&&

LAT...LON 2897 8156 2826 8133 2823 8154 2826 8156
      2826 8166 2835 8166 2835 8179 2836 8179
      2836 8186 2835 8187 2896 8188
TIME...MOT...LOC 2338Z 171DEG 1KT 2854 8171

$$

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