Special Weather Statement

FLZ067-068-168-271900-
COASTAL PALM BEACH COUNTY FL-INLAND PALM BEACH COUNTY FL-
METRO PALM BEACH COUNTY FL-
220 PM EDT TUE SEP 27 2016

…SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR FREQUENT TO EXCESSIVE
LIGHTNING…SMALL HAIL AND 45 TO 55 MPH WINDS FOR NORTHEASTERN PALM BEACH COUNTY UNTIL 300 PM EDT…

* AT 219 PM EDT…DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM OVER GOLDEN LAKES…OR NEAR WELLINGTON. THIS STORM WAS NEARLY STATIONARY.

* FREQUENT TO EXCESSIVE LIGHTNING…GUSTY WINDS FROM 45 TO 55 MPH… SMALL HAIL…TORRENTIAL DOWNPOURS…OR A COMBINATION OF THESE ARE POSSIBLE. 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…BOYNTON BEACH…WELLINGTON…PALM BEACH
GARDENS…LAKE WORTH…RIVIERA BEACH…PALM BEACH…JUNO BEACH… OCEAN RIDGE…GREENACRES…ROYAL PALM BEACH…PALM SPRINGS…NORTH PALM BEACH…LANTANA…LAKE PARK…ATLANTIS…HAVERHILL…CLOUD LAKE…THE ACREAGE AND GUN CLUB ESTATES.

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 2688 8003 2654 8003 2653 8025 2681 8034
TIME…MOT…LOC 1819Z 259DEG 3KT 2667 8017

$$

ALM

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