Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Melbourne, FL

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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Melbourne FL
1240 AM EST MON JAN 23 2017

FLZ059-064-230615-
Martin FL-St. Lucie FL-
1240 AM EST MON JAN 23 2017

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR MARTIN AND SOUTHEASTERN SAINT
LUCIE COUNTIES UNTIL 115 AM EST...

At 1236 AM EST, Doppler radar was tracking strong thunderstorms from
Port Saint Lucie to Stuart, and from northeast Lake Okeechobee into
rural southwestern Saint Lucie and northwestern Martin Counties.
Movement was east-northeast at 60 mph.

Wind gusts up to 50 mph will be possible with these storms.

Locations impacted include...
J And S Fish Camp, Port Saint Lucie, Walton, Fort Pierce, Stuart and
Indiantown.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Torrential rainfall is also occurring with these storms, and may lead
to localized flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded
roadways.

Frequent cloud to ground lightning is occurring with these storms.
Lightning can strike 10 miles away from a thunderstorm. Seek a safe
shelter inside a building or vehicle.

&&

A tornado watch remains in effect until 600 AM EST for east central
Florida.

LAT...LON 2697 8008 2697 8014 2696 8014 2696 8061
      2711 8066 2712 8068 2721 8068 2741 8038
      2751 8026 2707 8008
TIME...MOT...LOC 0536Z 238DEG 56KT 2741 8040 2724 8036 2725 8063 2705
8078

$$

Cristaldi



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