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4:05 PM EDT on August 29, 2015 (GMT -0400)
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75.7 °F
Feels Like 76 °F
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Wind Variable Wind from NE
Gusts 15.0 mph

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Full, 100% visible
Pressure 30.00 in
Visibility 0.5 miles
Clouds Few 1200 ft
Scattered Clouds 1800 ft
Mostly Cloudy 2800 ft
Heat Index 76 °F
Dew Point 70 °F
Humidity 82%
Rainfall 0.25 in
Snow Depth Not available.
UV 5 out of 12
Pollen 3.10 out of 12
Air Quality Not available.
Flu Activity Not available.
SPECI KFMY 291957Z 07018G27KT 1/2SM +TSRA FG FEW012 SCT018 BKN028 26/24 A3000 RMK AO2 LTG DSNT ALQDS P0014 T02560244
Pressure 30.00 in
Visibility 0.5 miles
Clouds Few 1200 ft
Scattered Clouds 1800 ft
Mostly Cloudy 2800 ft
Heat Index 76 °F
Dew Point 70 °F
Humidity 82%
Rainfall 0.25 in
Snow Depth Not available.
UV 5 out of 12
Pollen 3.10 out of 12
Air Quality Not available.
Flu Activity Not available.
SPECI KFMY 291957Z 07018G27KT 1/2SM +TSRA FG FEW012 SCT018 BKN028 26/24 A3000 RMK AO2 LTG DSNT ALQDS P0014 T02560244

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Areal Flood Watch
Statement as of 3:45 PM EDT on August 29, 2015

... Flood Watch in effect from Sunday morning through Monday
evening...

The National Weather Service in Tampa Bay area - Ruskin FL has
issued a

* Flood Watch for portions of FL and Florida... including the
following in FL... coastal ... Charlotte... coastal Hernando...
coastal Hillsborough... coastal Lee... coastal Manatee... coastal
Pasco... coastal Sarasota... inland Charlotte... inland
Hernando... inland Hillsborough... inland Lee... inland Manatee...
   inland Pasco and inland Sarasota. In Florida... DeSoto...
Hardee... Highlands... Pinellas and Polk.

* From Sunday morning through Monday evening

* deep tropical moisture over the region combined with the
tropical moisture from the remnants of Erika currently over
central Cuba will create a threat for very heavy rainfall across
west central and southwest Florida through Monday. 3 to 5 inches
of rain with locally higher amounts is possible.

* Heavy rain may create significant flooding of streets... urban
areas... and low lying flood prone areas. Additional river
flooding may develop across west central Florida... and flooding
will likely be exacerbated on rivers currently in flood.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Watch means that flooding is possible during the next
24 to 36 hours. Residents living in flood prone areas should take
action to protect property.




Special Statement
Statement as of 3:31 PM EDT on August 29, 2015

... A line of strong thunderstorms will affect southeastern Charlotte
and Lee counties...

At 331 PM EDT... a line of strong thunderstorms was along a line
extending from near Lehigh Acres to near Lovers Key State Park... and
moving northwest at 15 mph.

Winds in excess of 40 mph and pea size hail are possible with these
storms.

Locations impacted include...
Cape Coral... Fort Myers... Lehigh Acres... Olga... Cypress Lake... St.
James City... Pine Manor... Matlacha isles-Matlacha shores...
Buckingham... Matlacha... Three Oaks... east Dunbar... southwest Florida
Airport... San Carlos Park... Iona... palmona park... lochmoor Waterway
Estates... Villas... McGregor and Babcock Webb wma.

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 2646 8187 2640 8187 2647 8196 2643 8212
      2649 8218 2645 8209 2649 8199 2654 8205
      2650 8219 2654 8212 2652 8220 2654 8220
      2655 8213 2662 8214 2695 8177 2673 8157
      2661 8156 2634 8185
time... Mot... loc 1931z 130deg 13kt 2665 8162 2638 8191

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331 PM EDT Sat Aug 29 2015

... A line of strong thunderstorms will affect southeastern Charlotte
and Lee counties...

At 331 PM EDT... a line of strong thunderstorms was along a line
extending from near Lehigh Acres to near Lovers Key State Park... and
moving northwest at 15 mph.

Winds in excess of 40 mph and pea size hail are possible with these
storms.

Locations impacted include...
Cape Coral... Fort Myers... Lehigh Acres... Olga... Cypress Lake... St.
James City... Pine Manor... Matlacha isles-Matlacha shores...
Buckingham... Matlacha... Three Oaks... east Dunbar... southwest Florida
Airport... San Carlos Park... Iona... palmona park... lochmoor Waterway
Estates... Villas... McGregor and Babcock Webb wma.

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 2646 8187 2640 8187 2647 8196 2643 8212
      2649 8218 2645 8209 2649 8199 2654 8205
      2650 8219 2654 8212 2652 8220 2654 8220
      2655 8213 2662 8214 2695 8177 2673 8157
      2661 8156 2634 8185
time... Mot... loc 1931z 130deg 13kt 2665 8162 2638 8191

Rag