Special Weather Statement
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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIAMI FL
642 PM EDT SAT JUL 30 2016

FLZ066-069-070-302315-
INLAND COLLIER COUNTY FL-HENDRY FL-COASTAL COLLIER COUNTY FL-
642 PM EDT SAT JUL 30 2016

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR FREQUENT TO EXCESSIVE LIGHTNING
AND 45 TO 55 MPH WINDS FOR WESTERN COLLIER AND WESTERN HENDRY
COUNTIES UNTIL 715 PM EDT...

* AT 640 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A LINE OF STRONG
  THUNDERSTORMS ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM NEAR AVE MARIA TO ROYAL
  PALM HAMMOCK...AND MOVING NORTHWEST AT 25 MPH.

* 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...
  NAPLES...MARCO ISLAND...IMMOKALEE...GOLDEN GATE ESTATES...
  AVE MARIA...VINEYARDS...WEST TOLL GATE ON ALLIGATOR ALLEY...
  NAPLES MANOR...MARCO ISLAND AIRPORT...NAPLES PARK...ORANGETREE...
  EAST NAPLES...BELLE MEADE...NORTH NAPLES...GOLDEN GATE...
  LELY RESORT...BIG CORKSCREW ISLAND...FIDDLERS CREEK...
  KEY MARCO AND ROOKERY BAY AQUATIC PRESERVE.

LAT...LON 2633 8184 2633 8182 2632 8182 2632 8166
      2642 8166 2642 8156 2654 8157 2658 8145
      2637 8138 2587 8168 2601 8184
TIME...MOT...LOC 2240Z 135DEG 21KT 2636 8146 2600 8157

$$

JT


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