Special Weather Statement
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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIAMI FL
703 PM EDT MON AUG 29 2016

FLZ063-292345-
GLADES FL-
703 PM EDT MON AUG 29 2016

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR 45 TO 55 MPH WINDS AND THE
DEVELOPMENT OF FUNNEL CLOUDS FOR NORTHEASTERN GLADES COUNTY UNTIL 745
PM EDT...

* AT 701 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE
  OF PRODUCING A FUNNEL CLOUD 7 MILES SOUTHEAST OF BRIGHTON SEMINOLE
  RESERVATION...OR 9 MILES EAST OF LAKEPORT...MOVING NORTHWEST AT 30
  MPH.

* IN ADDITION...GUSTY WINDS FROM 45 TO 55 MPH ARE POSSIBLE. THESE
  WINDS CAN DOWN SMALL TREE LIMBS AND BRANCHES...AND BLOW AROUND
  UNSECURED SMALL OBJECTS. SEEK SHELTER IN A SAFE BUILDING UNTIL THE
  SHOWER PASSES.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  LAKEPORT...BRIGHTON SEMINOLE RESERVATION AND INDIAN PRAIRIE CANAL
  MOUTH.

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.

THIS ACTIVITY WAS ALSO DEVELOPING IN AN ENVIRONMENT FAVORABLE FOR THE
FORMATION OF FUNNEL CLOUDS. STAY TUNED TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO AND
LOCAL MEDIA FOR ADDITIONAL UPDATES AND POSSIBLE WARNINGS.

&&

LAT...LON 2708 8088 2692 8112 2703 8132 2703 8127
      2712 8126 2712 8117 2721 8117 2721 8095
TIME...MOT...LOC 2301Z 146DEG 24KT 2699 8098

$$

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