Special Weather Statement
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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAMPA BAY AREA - RUSKIN FL
648 PM EDT MON JUL 21 2014

FLZ052-212330-
POLK-
648 PM EDT MON JUL 21 2014

...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL AFFECT CENTRAL POLK COUNTY...

AT 648 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE METEOROLOGISTS DETECTED A
LINE OF THUNDERSTORMS LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM LAKE ALFRED
TO LAKE WALES MUNICIPAL AIRPORT TO 9 MILES SOUTHWEST OF FROSTPROOF...
OR ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM AUBURNDALE TO LAKE WALES TO 10 MILES
NORTHWEST OF AVON PARK...MOVING EAST AT 5 MPH...WILL AFFECT
AUBURNDALE...WINTER HAVEN AIRPORT...INWOOD AND WINTER HAVEN...UNTIL
730 PM EDT.

THIS INCLUDES INTERSTATE 4 BETWEEN EXITS 41 AND 48.

GUSTY WINDS 35 TO 45 MPH WILL OCCUR. FREQUENT LIGHTNING IS EXPECTED.
TO BE SAFE GO INDOORS IMMEDIATELY. IF CAUGHT OUTSIDE...FIND A LOW
SPOT...AND STAY AWAY FROM TALL OBJECTS. THIS STORM WILL PRODUCE PEA
SIZE HAIL. TORRENTIAL RAINS WILL REDUCE VISIBILITY TO NEAR ZERO AND
WILL CAUSE PONDING OF WATER ON ROADWAYS.

&&

LAT...LON 2823 8156 2793 8148 2765 8152 2765 8173
      2816 8187
TIME...MOT...LOC 2248Z 257DEG 6KT 2809 8174 2790 8161
          2766 8164

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