Special Weather Statement

FLZ067-071-072-032230-
INLAND PALM BEACH COUNTY FL-INLAND BROWARD COUNTY FL-
METRO BROWARD COUNTY FL-
547 PM EDT WED AUG 3 2016

…SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR FREQUENT TO EXCESSIVE LIGHTNING AND 45 TO 55 MPH WINDS FOR NORTHEASTERN BROWARD AND SOUTH CENTRAL PALM BEACH COUNTIES UNTIL 630 PM EDT…

* AT 547 PM EDT…DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM OVER WESTON…OR NEAR DAVIE…MOVING NORTH AT 20 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…
CORAL SPRINGS…DAVIE…PLANTATION…SUNRISE…TAMARAC…WESTON… PARKLAND…SAWGRASS MILLS MALL…INTERSECTION I-75 AND U.S. 27… GODFREY ROAD…MILE MARKER 30 ON ALLIGATOR ALLEY…
EAST TOLL GATE ON ALLIGATOR ALLEY…LOXAHATCHEE NWR…
MARKHAM PARK AND RAMBLEWOOD EAST.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

THIS ACTIVITY WAS ALSO DEVELOPING IN AN ENVIRONMENT FAVORABLE FOR THE FORMATION OF FUNNEL CLOUDS. STAY TUNED TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO AND LOCAL MEDIA FOR ADDITIONAL UPDATES AND POSSIBLE WARNINGS.

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LAT…LON 2605 8037 2606 8052 2634 8063 2647 8039
2632 8020
TIME…MOT…LOC 2147Z 199DEG 19KT 2613 8040

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