Special Weather Statement

FLZ072>074-173-022315-
COASTAL MIAMI DADE COUNTY FL-INLAND MIAMI-DADE COUNTY FL-
METRO BROWARD COUNTY FL-METROPOLITAN MIAMI DADE FL-
633 PM EDT TUE AUG 2 2016

…SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR FREQUENT TO EXCESSIVE LIGHTNING FOR NORTHEASTERN MIAMI-DADE COUNTY UNTIL 715 PM EDT…

* AT 633 PM EDT…DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM OVER GOLDEN GLADES…OR OVER MIAMI GARDENS…MOVING WEST AT 5 MPH.

* THE MAIN IMPACT WILL BE FREQUENT TO EXCESSIVE LIGHTNING. LIGHTNING IS THE NUMBER ONE WEATHER RELATED KILLER IN FLORIDA. TREES AND OPEN SHELTERS FOUND IN PARKS…ON BEACHES OR GOLF COURSES OFFER NO PROTECTION FROM THE DANGERS OF LIGHTNING. SEEK SHELTER IN A SAFE BUILDING UNTIL THE STORM PASSES.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE…
MIAMI…HIALEAH…MIRAMAR…MIAMI BEACH…CORAL GABLES…
SURFSIDE…MIAMI GARDENS…NORTH MIAMI…DORAL…
NORTH MIAMI BEACH…AVENTURA…MIAMI LAKES…HIALEAH GARDENS… SUNNY ISLES BEACH…OPA-LOCKA…MIAMI SPRINGS…MIAMI SHORES… NORTH BAY VILLAGE…WEST MIAMI AND EL PORTAL.

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.

&&

LAT…LON 2597 8012 2585 8011 2569 8025 2589 8039
2596 8036
TIME…MOT…LOC 2233Z 096DEG 6KT 2592 8020

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