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
145 PM EDT WED JUL 1 2015

FLZ255-260-011830-
INLAND SARASOTA-INLAND MANATEE-
145 PM EDT WED JUL 1 2015

...AN AREA OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL AFFECT SOUTHEASTERN MANATEE
AND NORTH CENTRAL SARASOTA COUNTIES...

AT 144 PM EDT...AN AREA OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WAS NEAR MYAKKA RIVER
STATE PARK...OR 16 MILES NORTH OF NORTH PORT...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 15
MPH.

WINDS IN EXCESS OF 30 MPH AND HALF INCH HAIL ARE POSSIBLE WITH
THESE STORMS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
MYAKKA RIVER STATE PARK...MYAKKA CITY...GATOR CREEK ESTATE AND HIDDEN
RIVER.

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

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

LAT...LON 2753 8224 2741 8205 2732 8206 2716 8225
      2727 8241
TIME...MOT...LOC 1744Z 218DEG 15KT 2728 8228
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