Special Weather Statement

FLZ067-068-071-072-074-168-172-173-171630-
COASTAL MIAMI DADE COUNTY FL-COASTAL PALM BEACH COUNTY FL-
COASTAL BROWARD COUNTY FL-INLAND PALM BEACH COUNTY FL-
INLAND BROWARD COUNTY FL-METRO BROWARD COUNTY FL-
METRO PALM BEACH COUNTY FL-METROPOLITAN MIAMI DADE FL-
1158 AM EDT FRI JUN 17 2016

…SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR FREQUENT TO EXCESSIVE LIGHTNING AND 45 TO 55 MPH WINDS FOR BROWARD COUNTY UNTIL 1230 PM EDT…

* AT 1157 AM EDT…DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS EXTENDING FROM 10 MILES WEST OF CORAL SPRINGS TO 15 MILES WEST OF PEMBROKE PINES…AND MOVING EAST AT 45 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…PEMBROKE PINES…HOLLYWOOD…MIRAMAR…
CORAL SPRINGS…POMPANO BEACH…DAVIE…PLANTATION…SUNRISE… BOCA RATON…DEERFIELD BEACH…TAMARAC…MARGATE…
LIGHTHOUSE POINT…LAUDERDALE-BY-THE-SEA…HALLANDALE…
LAUDERHILL…WESTON…COCONUT CREEK AND OAKLAND PARK.

LAT…LON 2625 8003 2597 8005 2598 8071 2620 8060
2633 8050 2634 8023 2633 8021 2633 8010
2632 8010 2632 8008 2634 8008
TIME…MOT…LOC 1557Z 267DEG 38KT 2632 8042 2620 8043 2603 8058

$$

KSCHARF

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