POLK County, Florida
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Special Weather Statement
FLZ043-052-151-249-251-052115-
INLAND HILLSBOROUGH-INLAND HILLSBOROUGH-SUMTER-POLK-COASTAL
HILLSBOROUGH-INLAND PASCO-
447 PM EDT SUN JUL 5 2015

...A LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL AFFECT EASTERN HILLSBOROUGH...
WESTERN POLK AND SOUTHEASTERN PASCO COUNTIES...

AT 446 PM EDT...A LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WAS ALONG A LINE
EXTENDING FROM PEBBLE CREEK TO NEAR GREATER SUN CENTER...AND MOVING
NORTHEAST AT 10 MPH.

WINDS IN EXCESS OF 40 MPH AND HALF INCH HAIL ARE POSSIBLE WITH THESE
STORMS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
TAMPA...LAKELAND...PLANT CITY...TEMPLE TERRACE...ZEPHYRHILLS...FISH
HAWK...BRANDON...WESLEY CHAPEL SOUTH...RIVERVIEW...LAKELAND LINDER
AIRPORT...ZEPHYRHILLS SOUTH...HILLSBOROUGH RIVER STATE PARK...PEBBLE
CREEK...ZEPHYRHILLS WEST...ZEPHYRHILLS NORTH...MEDULLA...MULBERRY...
GIBSONIA...ZEPHYRHILLS MUNICIPAL AIRPORT AND LAKELAND HIGHLANDS.

TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS ALSO OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS...AND MAY
CAUSE LOCALIZED FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED
ROADWAYS.

FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM.
LIGHTNING CAN STRIKE 15 MILES AWAY FROM A THUNDERSTORM. SEEK A SAFE
SHELTER INSIDE A BUILDING OR VEHICLE.

THESE STORMS MAY INTENSIFY...SO BE CERTAIN TO MONITOR LOCAL RADIO AND
TV STATIONS...AS WELL AS LOCAL CABLE TV OUTLETS...FOR ADDITIONAL
INFORMATION AND POSSIBLE WARNINGS FROM THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE.

LAT...LON 2825 8240 2768 8228 2779 8190 2835 8196
TIME...MOT...LOC 2046Z 175DEG 11KT 2818 8232 2768 8228
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