Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Miami, FL

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIAMI FL
ISSUED BY NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE KEY WEST FL
211 PM EDT THU AUG 21 2014

FLZ071-211900-
INLAND BROWARD COUNTY FL
211 PM EDT THU AUG 21 2014

...A SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT FOR WESTERN BROWARD
COUNTY...FOR FREQUENT TO EXCESSIVE LIGHTNING AND GUSTY WINDS OF 45 TO
55 MPH...

* UNTIL 300 PM EDT

* AT 209 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE METEOROLOGISTS DETECTED A
  STRONG THUNDERSTORM 11 MILES WEST OF WESTON...AND MOVING WEST AT 15
  MPH.

* THE STORM WILL AFFECT...
  RURAL CENTRAL AND WESTERN BROWARD COUNTY
  RURAL WESTERN BROWARD COUNTY

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.

LAT...LON 2606 8083 2628 8082 2619 8047 2602 8050
TIME...MOT...LOC 1811Z 101DEG 12KT 2612 8058

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