Special Weather Statement

FLZ067-072-172-161915-
COASTAL BROWARD COUNTY FL-INLAND PALM BEACH COUNTY FL-
METRO BROWARD COUNTY FL-
247 PM EDT THU JUN 16 2016

…SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR FREQUENT TO EXCESSIVE LIGHTNING AND 45 TO 55 MPH WINDS FOR NORTHEASTERN BROWARD COUNTY UNTIL 315 PM EDT…

* AT 246 PM EDT…NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE METEOROLOGISTS DETECTED A STRONG THUNDERSTORM OVER TWIN LAKES…OR NEAR POMPANO
BEACH…MOVING EAST AT 15 MPH.

* THE PRIMARY IMPACTS WILL BE FREQUENT TO EXCESSIVE LIGHTNING AND GUSTY WINDS OF 45 TO 55 MPH. 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…
FORT LAUDERDALE…CORAL SPRINGS…POMPANO BEACH…SUNRISE… DEERFIELD BEACH…TAMARAC…MARGATE…LIGHTHOUSE POINT…
LAUDERDALE-BY-THE-SEA…LAUDERHILL…COCONUT CREEK…
OAKLAND PARK…NORTH LAUDERDALE…LAUDERDALE LAKES…PARKLAND… WILTON MANORS…HILLSBORO BEACH…SEA RANCH LAKES…
LAZY LAKE AND BROADVIEW-POMPANO PARK.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

RESIDENTS SHOULD REMAIN ON THE ALERT FOR ADDITIONAL STATEMENTS AND POSSIBLE WARNINGS.

STAY TUNED TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO AND OTHER LOCAL MEDIA FOR FURTHER DETAILS OR UPDATES.

&&

LAT…LON 2614 8008 2617 8026 2633 8023 2632 8006
TIME…MOT…LOC 1846Z 263DEG 14KT 2622 8014

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