Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Melbourne, FL

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MELBOURNE FL
1259 PM EDT SAT AUG 1 2015

FLZ041-045>047-053-054-058-059-141-147-011800-
OSCEOLA FL-NORTHERN BREVARD COUNTY FL-ORANGE FL-
SOUTHERN BREVARD COUNTY FL-INLAND VOLUSIA COUNTY FL-OKEECHOBEE FL-
ST. LUCIE FL-INDIAN RIVER FL-COASTAL VOLUSIA COUNTY FL-SEMINOLE FL-
1259 PM EDT SAT AUG 1 2015

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR ST. LUCIE...BREVARD...ORANGE...
VOLUSIA...OSCEOLA...SEMINOLE...INDIAN RIVER AND OKEECHOBEE COUNTIES
UNTIL 200 PM EDT...

AT 1258 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A LINE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS APPROACHING LAKE GEORGE AND THE ST JOHNS
RIVER...ORLANDO AND SOUTHWARD ALONG THE KISSIMMEE RIVER TO
OKEECHOBEE...AND MOVING EAST AT 25 TO 30 MPH.

WIND GUSTS 40 TO 50 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THIS LINE OF SHOWERS
AND STORMS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE... ORLANDO...PORT SAINT LUCIE...PALM
BAY...DELTONA...MELBOURNE AND VERO BEACH.

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.

BOATERS SHOULD BE AWARE THAT STRONG WIND GUSTS SOMETIMES OCCUR WELL
AWAY FROM THE HEAVY RAIN AND LIGHTNING ASSOCIATED WITH STORMS.

HEAVY RAINFALL IS ALSO OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS...WHICH WILL
REDUCE VISIBILITY AND MAY LEAD TO TEMPORARY FLOODING OF LOW LYING AND
POOR DRAINAGE AREAS. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED
ROADWAYS.

&&

LAT...LON 2943 8110 2859 8058 2831 8064 2838 8067
      2859 8072 2859 8066 2880 8085 2726 8020
      2735 8026 2728 8022 2718 8090 2806 8146
      2808 8135 2827 8165 2872 8133 2940 8143
      2927 8141 2927 8115
TIME...MOT...LOC 1655Z 275DEG 27KT 2957 8155 2719 8090

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