Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Melbourne, FL

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MELBOURNE FL
902 AM EDT WED MAY 4 2016

FLZ047-053-054-058-059-041400-
SOUTHERN BREVARD COUNTY FL-OSCEOLA FL-OKEECHOBEE FL-ST. LUCIE FL-
INDIAN RIVER FL-
902 AM EDT WED MAY 4 2016

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR NORTHWESTERN ST. LUCIE...
OKEECHOBEE...INDIAN RIVER...SOUTHEASTERN OSCEOLA AND SOUTHEASTERN
BREVARD COUNTIES UNTIL 1000 AM EDT...

AT 900 AM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM 14
MILES SOUTH OF LAKE MARIAN...MOVING EAST AT 45 MPH.

WINDS IN EXCESS OF 45 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THIS STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE... KISSIMMEE PRAIRIE PRESERVE...YEEHAW
JUNCTION...SEBASTIAN...VERO BEACH AND FELLSMERE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

THE PRIMARY THREATS WILL BE CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING AND STRONG WIND
GUSTS...WHICH CAN CAUSE UNSECURED OBJECTS TO BLOW AROUND...SNAP TREE
LIMBS...CAUSE POWER OUTAGES OR CAPSIZE SMALL BOATS. HEAVY RAINFALL
WILL TEMPORARILY REDUCE VISIBILITY. SEEK SHELTER INDOORS UNTIL THE
STORM PASSES.

&&

LAT...LON 2735 8103 2738 8107 2739 8112 2744 8114
      2749 8120 2755 8120 2760 8114 2766 8113
      2783 8121 2809 8052 2775 8035 2750 8025
TIME...MOT...LOC 1300Z 267DEG 37KT 2767 8110

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