Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Tampa Bay Area, FL

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28
000
WWUS82 KTBW 251750
SPSTBW

Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Tampa Bay Area Ruskin FL
150 PM EDT FRI MAY 25 2018

FLZ155-160-255-260-251830-
Inland Manatee FL-Coastal Manatee FL-Inland Sarasota FL-
Coastal Sarasota FL-
150 PM EDT FRI MAY 25 2018

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR CENTRAL MANATEE AND NORTH CENTRAL
SARASOTA COUNTIES UNTIL 230 PM EDT...

At 149 PM EDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm near
Lake Sarasota, or 9 miles east of Sarasota, moving northwest at 15
mph.

Winds in excess of 40 mph will be possible with this storm along
with torrential rain...and deadly lightning.

Locations impacted include...
Sarasota, Bradenton, The Meadows, Lakewood Ranch, Sarasota Springs,
Lake Sarasota, North Sarasota, Kensington Park, Sarasota Bradenton
Airport, Southgate, West Samoset, South Gate Ridge, South Bradenton,
Gator Creek Estate, Bee Ridge, Samoset, Desoto Lakes, Fruitville,
Oneco and Bayshore Gardens.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Torrential rainfall is also occurring with this storm, and may lead
to localized flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded
roadways.

&&

LAT...LON 2729 8227 2720 8239 2739 8261 2749 8254
      2753 8239
TIME...MOT...LOC 1749Z 137DEG 15KT 2731 8239

$$

Austin


USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.