Special Weather Statement

FLZ067-068-168-241915-
COASTAL PALM BEACH COUNTY FL-INLAND PALM BEACH COUNTY FL-
METRO PALM BEACH COUNTY FL-
237 PM EDT SAT SEP 24 2016

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

* AT 236 PM EDT…DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM NEAR NORTH COUNTY AIRPORT…OR 11 MILES NORTHWEST OF PALM BEACH GARDENS. THIS STORM WAS NEARLY STATIONARY.

* 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…
WEST PALM BEACH…JUPITER…PALM BEACH GARDENS…NORTH COUNTY AIRPORT…THE ACREAGE…PHILO FARMS…JUPITER FARMS AND CALOOSA.

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.

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LAT…LON 2681 8034 2696 8034 2696 8015 2680 8014
TIME…MOT…LOC 1836Z 002DEG 2KT 2692 8025

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MOLLEDA

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