Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Tampa Bay Area, FL

Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28
872
WWUS82 KTBW 282229
SPSTBW

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAMPA BAY AREA / RUSKIN FL
629 PM EDT SUN AUG 28 2016

FLZ050-282300-
PINELLAS-
629 PM EDT SUN AUG 28 2016

...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL AFFECT PINELLAS COUNTY...

AT 628 PM EDT...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED OVER PINELLAS
PARK... MOVING WEST AT 25 MPH.

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

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
CLEARWATER...LARGO...PINELLAS PARK...SEMINOLE...SAINT PETERSBURG...
DOWNTOWN SAINT PETERSBURG...ST. PETERSBURG...ST. PETE BEACH...
FEATHER SOUND...GANDY...BAY PINES...SOUTH HIGHPOINT...RIDGECREST...
HARBOR BLUFFS...WEST AND EAST LEALMAN...GULFPORT...TREASURE ISLAND...
KENNETH CITY...SOUTH PASADENA AND MADEIRA BEACH.

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 10 MILES AWAY FROM A THUNDERSTORM. SEEK A SAFE
SHELTER INSIDE A BUILDING OR VEHICLE.

LAT...LON 2798 8290 2807 8285 2789 8255 2772 8261
      2777 8286 2785 8291
TIME...MOT...LOC 2228Z 119DEG 28KT 2788 8269

$$



USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.