Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Miami, FL

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIAMI FL
442 PM EDT TUE SEP 1 2015

FLZ066-067-070-071-012130-
INLAND BROWARD COUNTY FL-INLAND COLLIER COUNTY FL-
INLAND PALM BEACH COUNTY FL-HENDRY FL-
442 PM EDT TUE SEP 1 2015

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR FREQUENT TO EXCESSIVE LIGHTNING
FOR NORTHWESTERN BROWARD...SOUTHWESTERN PALM BEACH...EAST CENTRAL
COLLIER AND SOUTHEASTERN HENDRY COUNTIES UNTIL 530 PM EDT...

* AT 441 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM
  OVER MICCOSUKEE INDIAN RESERVATION...OR 25 MILES NORTHEAST OF
  MONROE STATION...MOVING NORTHWEST AT 10 MPH.

* THE MAIN IMPACT WILL BE FREQUENT TO EXCESSIVE LIGHTNING. LIGHTNING
  IS THE NUMBER ONE WEATHER RELATED KILLER IN FLORIDA. TREES AND OPEN
  SHELTERS FOUND IN PARKS...ON BEACHES OR GOLF COURSES OFFER NO
  PROTECTION FROM THE DANGERS OF LIGHTNING. SEEK SHELTER IN A SAFE
  BUILDING UNTIL THE STORM PASSES.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  BIG CYPRESS SEMINOLE RESERVATION...MICCOSUKEE INDIAN RESERVATION
  AND MICCOSUKEE SERVICE PLAZA.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS ALSO OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM...AND MAY LEAD
TO STREET FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED
ROADWAYS.

&&

LAT...LON 2607 8069 2611 8090 2624 8109 2638 8084
TIME...MOT...LOC 2041Z 143DEG 9KT 2619 8090

$$

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