Special Weather Statement
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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Melbourne FL
422 PM EDT THU AUG 17 2017

FLZ041-172045-
Inland Volusia County FL-
422 PM EDT THU AUG 17 2017

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR NORTHWESTERN VOLUSIA COUNTY UNTIL
445 PM EDT...

At 421 PM EDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm near
Lake George, or near Pierson, moving west at 5 mph.

Winds in excess of 40 mph will be possible with this storm.

Locations impacted include...
Pierson, Lake George, Eldridge, Seville and Bakerstown.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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.

If on or near Lake George, get out of the water and move
indoors or inside a vehicle. Remember, lightning can strike out to 10
miles from the parent thunderstorm. If you can hear thunder, you are
close enough to be struck by lightning. Move to safe shelter now! Do
not be caught on the water in a thunderstorm.

&&

LAT...LON 2935 8142 2926 8142 2926 8138 2922 8136
      2916 8152 2917 8152 2919 8155 2920 8156
      2920 8160 2921 8161 2929 8165 2932 8168
      2938 8145 2939 8144
TIME...MOT...LOC 2021Z 075DEG 4KT 2931 8151

$$

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