Special Weather Statement
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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAMPA BAY AREA / RUSKIN FL
1003 PM EDT FRI APR 29 2016

FLZ165-265-300245-
INLAND LEE FL-COASTAL LEE FL-
1003 PM EDT FRI APR 29 2016

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR CENTRAL LEE COUNTY UNTIL 1045 PM
EDT...

AT 1003 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM OVER
HARLEM HEIGHTS...OR NEAR CAPE CORAL...MOVING WEST AT 20 MPH.

WINDS IN EXCESS OF 40 MPH...AND DIME SIZED HAIL WILL BE POSSIBLE
WITH THIS STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
CAPE CORAL...FORT MYERS...CYPRESS LAKE...ST. JAMES CITY...VILLAS...PINE
MANOR...MCGREGOR...IONA...HARLEM HEIGHTS...SAN CARLOS PARK...FORT MYERS
VILLAS...WHISKEY CREEK...SAINT JAMES CITY...PUNTA RASSA AND ESTERO.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM.
LIGHTNING CAN STRIKE 10 MILES AWAY FROM A THUNDERSTORM. SEEK A SAFE
SHELTER INSIDE A BUILDING OR VEHICLE.

&&

LAT...LON 2641 8218 2657 8222 2663 8189 2643 8182
      2639 8198 2640 8199 2639 8201 2640 8203
      2638 8214
TIME...MOT...LOC 0203Z 078DEG 17KT 2652 8193

$$

AUSTIN



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