Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Mobile, AL

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOBILE AL
852 PM CDT SUN AUG 23 2015

ALZ264-266-FLZ201>204-240245-
BALDWIN CENTRAL AL-BALDWIN COASTAL AL-ESCAMBIA COASTAL FL-
SANTA ROSA COASTAL FL-SANTA ROSA INLAND FL-ESCAMBIA INLAND FL-
852 PM CDT SUN AUG 23 2015

...A LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL AFFECT THE FOLLOWING
COUNTIES...CENTRAL BALDWIN AND COASTAL BALDWIN IN SOUTHWEST
ALABAMA...AND COASTAL ESCAMBIA...COASTAL SANTA ROSA...INLAND SANTA
ROSA AND INLAND ESCAMBIA IN NORTHWEST FLORIDA UNTIL 945 PM CDT...

AT 850 PM CDT...A LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WAS LOCATED ALONG A
LINE EXTENDING FROM NEAR PACE TO 9 MILES WEST OF GONZALEZ TO NEAR
LOXLEY...AND MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 30 MPH.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
PENSACOLA...           FOLEY...               GULF BREEZE...
ORANGE BEACH...        ROBERTSDALE...         LOXLEY...
PACE...                GOULDING...            FERRY PASS...
MYRTLE GROVE...        ENSLEY...              BRENT...

THE PRIMARY THREATS FROM THESE STORMS ARE WIND GUSTS UP TO 30 OR 35
MPH. WINDS THIS STRONG COULD BLOW OFF TREE LIMBS AND ALSO BLOW
AROUND SMALL UNSECURED OBJECTS. SEEK SHELTER UNTIL THESE STORMS HAVE
PASSED.

THE STORMS ARE MOVING VERY QUICKLY TO THE SOUTH AND HAVE A WELL
DEFINED OUTFLOW BOUNDARY ASSOCIATED WITH THEM...SO GUSTY NORTHERLY
WINDS WILL PICK UP ABRUPTLY. BRIEF HEAVY RAINFALL WILL ALSO BE
POSSIBLE WITH THE STORMS.

FREQUENT LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS. IF
OUTDOORS...STAY AWAY FROM ISOLATED HIGH OBJECTS SUCH AS TREES. MOVE
INDOORS IF POSSIBLE. STAY AWAY FROM WINDOWS AND DOORS. AVOID USING
WIRED TELEPHONES DIRECTLY CONNECTED TO OUTSIDE PHONE LINES.

LAT...LON 3030 8774 3030 8776 3034 8782 3074 8782
      3066 8749 3066 8717 3046 8694 3050 8702
      3045 8707 3045 8693 3039 8686 3034 8718
      3041 8722 3037 8732 3032 8721 3025 8782
TIME...MOT...LOC 0150Z 325DEG 25KT 3061 8721 3061 8745 3067 8770

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