Special Weather Statement
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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIAMI FL
153 PM EDT TUE JUL 7 2015

FLZ073-174-071845-
FAR SOUTH MIAMI-DADE COUNTY FL-INLAND MIAMI-DADE COUNTY FL-
153 PM EDT TUE JUL 7 2015

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR FREQUENT TO EXCESSIVE
LIGHTNING...SMALL HAIL AND 45 TO 55 MPH WINDS FOR SOUTHWESTERN
MIAMI-DADE COUNTY UNTIL 245 PM EDT...

* AT 153 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE METEOROLOGISTS DETECTED A
  LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 7 MILES
  NORTHWEST OF HOMESTEAD GENERAL AIRPORT TO NEAR ROYAL PALM RANGER...
  AND MOVING SOUTH AT 5 MPH.

* FREQUENT TO EXCESSIVE LIGHTNING...GUSTY WINDS FROM 45 TO 55 MPH...
  SMALL HAIL...TORRENTIAL DOWNPOURS...OR A COMBINATION OF THESE ARE
  POSSIBLE. LIGHTNING IS THE NUMBER ONE WEATHER RELATED KILLER IN
  FLORIDA. TREES AND OPEN SHELTERS OFFER NO PROTECTION. THESE WINDS
  CAN DOWN SMALL TREE LIMBS AND BRANCHES...AND BLOW AROUND UNSECURED
  SMALL OBJECTS. SEEK SHELTER IN A SAFE BUILDING UNTIL THE STORM
  PASSES.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  HOMESTEAD GENERAL AIRPORT...THE REDLAND...FLORIDA CITY...ROYAL PALM
  RANGER AND EVERGLADES NATIONAL PARK.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

LAT...LON 2553 8077 2564 8059 2527 8041 2520 8050
      2521 8057 2523 8052 2524 8054 2523 8054
      2524 8055 2524 8057 2518 8061 2518 8062
      2519 8061 2520 8061 2518 8066 2518 8064
      2514 8067
TIME...MOT...LOC 1753Z 022DEG 5KT 2557 8065 2535 8059

$$

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