Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Tampa Bay Area, FL

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAMPA BAY AREA / RUSKIN FL
1026 PM EDT WED SEP 2 2015

FLZ165-265-030315-
INLAND LEE-COASTAL LEE-
1026 PM EDT WED SEP 2 2015

...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL AFFECT NORTHEASTERN LEE COUNTY...

AT 1026 PM EDT...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WAS NEAR LEHIGH ACRES. THE
STORM WAS NEARLY STATIONARY.

WINDS IN EXCESS OF 30 MPH ARE POSSIBLE WITH THIS STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
FORT MYERS...LEHIGH ACRES...OLGA...BUCKINGHAM...CHARLESTON PARK...
THREE OAKS...EAST DUNBAR...SOUTHWEST FLORIDA AIRPORT...SAN CARLOS
PARK...FORT MYERS SHORES...GATEWAY...TICE...ALVA...SUNCOAST ESTATES
AND NORTH FORT MYERS.

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

FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM.
LIGHTNING CAN STRIKE 15 MILES AWAY FROM A THUNDERSTORM. SEEK A SAFE
SHELTER INSIDE A BUILDING OR VEHICLE.

THIS STORM MAY INTENSIFY...SO BE CERTAIN TO MONITOR LOCAL RADIO AND
TV STATIONS...AS WELL AS LOCAL CABLE TV OUTLETS...FOR ADDITIONAL
INFORMATION AND POSSIBLE WARNINGS FROM THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE.

LAT...LON 2645 8181 2676 8188 2677 8156 2660 8156
TIME...MOT...LOC 0226Z 057DEG 2KT 2666 8165
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