Monday, August 27, 2012

Special Weather Statement For Southern Brevard

MELBOURNE, Florida - The National Weather Service in Melbourne, Florida has issued a Special Weather Statement for southern Brevard County, eastern Indian River County, northern Martin County, and St. Lucie County until 11:30 A.M.


SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MELBOURNE FL
1026 AM EDT MON AUG 27 2012

FLZ047-054-059-064-271530-
INDIAN RIVER-MARTIN-SOUTHERN BREVARD COUNTY-ST. LUCIE-
1026 AM EDT MON AUG 27 2012

...A SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT FOR STRONG WIND GUSTS
BETWEEN 45 AND 50 MPH OVER SOUTHEASTERN BREVARD COUNTY...EASTERN
INDIAN RIVER COUNTY...NORTHERN MARTIN COUNTY...ST. LUCIE COUNTY...

* UNTIL 1130 AM EDT.

AT 1024 AM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A
STORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING STRONG WIND GUSTS ACROSS NORTHERN MARTIN
COUNTY...MOVING NORTH AT 45 MPH.

LOCATIONS IN THE PATH OF THE STORM WHICH MAY EXPERIENCE STRONG WINDS
INCLUDE LAKEWOOD PARK...FORT PIERCE...PORT SAINT LUCIE... SAINT
LUCIE WEST...VERO BEACH AND MICCO.

THE PRIMARY THREAT WILL BE CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING STRIKES AND
GUSTY WINDS OF 45 TO 50 MPH...WHICH CAN CAUSE UNSECURED OBJECTS TO
BLOW AROUND...SNAP TREE LIMBS OR CAUSE POWER OUTAGES. HEAVY RAINFALL
WILL TEMPORARILY REDUCE VISIBILITY. SEEK SHELTER INDOORS UNTIL THE
STORM PASSES.

LAT...LON 2715 8054 2788 8069 2789 8050 2787 8049
      2790 8046 2786 8043 2748 8028 2741 8029
      2745 8031 2744 8031 2737 8028 2713 8027
TIME...MOT...LOC 1424Z 174DEG 41KT 2718 8039

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