Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Melbourne, FL

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MELBOURNE FL
144 PM EDT THU AUG 27 2015

FLZ141-271845-
COASTAL VOLUSIA COUNTY FL-
144 PM EDT THU AUG 27 2015

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SOUTHEASTERN VOLUSIA COUNTY UNTIL
245 PM EDT...

AT 144 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM NEAR
PORT ORANGE...MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 5 TO 10 MPH.

WINDS IN EXCESS OF 40 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THIS STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
DAYTONA BEACH...PORT ORANGE...NEW SMYRNA BEACH...EDGEWATER AND SOUTH
DAYTONA.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

THE PRIMARY THREATS WILL BE 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.

BOATERS SHOULD BE AWARE THAT STRONG WIND GUSTS SOMETIMES OCCUR WELL
AWAY FROM THE HEAVY RAIN AND LIGHTNING ASSOCIATED WITH STORMS.

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 2920 8107 2912 8097 2913 8097 2909 8095
      2910 8095 2912 8096 2911 8095 2906 8093
      2906 8091 2907 8091 2886 8078 2886 8080
      2889 8080 2889 8082 2888 8082 2888 8084
      2887 8082 2885 8083 2879 8102 2904 8117
TIME...MOT...LOC 1744Z 298DEG 6KT 2909 8105

$$

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