Coastal Sarasota Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Special Statement
Statement as of 5:37 PM EDT on July 03, 2015

... An area of strong thunderstorms will affect southeastern Manatee
and northeastern Sarasota counties...

At 537 PM EDT... an area of strong thunderstorms was near Myakka River
State Park... or 14 miles east of Sarasota... moving northwest at 5
mph.

Winds in excess of 40 mph and dime size hail are possible with this
storm.

Locations impacted include...
Lakewood ranch... Myakka City... Myakka River State Park... Lake
Sarasota... gator creek estate... Hidden River and Fruitville.

Torrential rainfall is also occurring with this storm... 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.

Lat... Lon 2723 8210 2711 8235 2742 8248 2749 8208
time... Mot... loc 2137z 156deg 6kt 2730 8231

Rag

537 PM EDT Fri Jul 3 2015

... An area of strong thunderstorms will affect southeastern Manatee
and northeastern Sarasota counties...

At 537 PM EDT... an area of strong thunderstorms was near Myakka River
State Park... or 14 miles east of Sarasota... moving northwest at 5
mph.

Winds in excess of 40 mph and dime size hail are possible with this
storm.

Locations impacted include...
Lakewood ranch... Myakka City... Myakka River State Park... Lake
Sarasota... gator creek estate... Hidden River and Fruitville.

Torrential rainfall is also occurring with this storm... 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.

Lat... Lon 2723 8210 2711 8235 2742 8248 2749 8208
time... Mot... loc 2137z 156deg 6kt 2730 8231

Rag


537 PM EDT Fri Jul 3 2015

... An area of strong thunderstorms will affect southeastern Manatee
and northeastern Sarasota counties...

At 537 PM EDT... an area of strong thunderstorms was near Myakka River
State Park... or 14 miles east of Sarasota... moving northwest at 5
mph.

Winds in excess of 40 mph and dime size hail are possible with this
storm.

Locations impacted include...
Lakewood ranch... Myakka City... Myakka River State Park... Lake
Sarasota... gator creek estate... Hidden River and Fruitville.

Torrential rainfall is also occurring with this storm... 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.

Lat... Lon 2723 8210 2711 8235 2742 8248 2749 8208
time... Mot... loc 2137z 156deg 6kt 2730 8231

Rag