Lakeland, FL

6:01 PM EDT on August 17, 2017 (GMT -0400)
| | Change Station
Active Advisory: Special Statement

Elev -9999 ft 0.00 °N, 0.00 °E | Updated 1 minute ago

Rain
Rain
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N
Wind Variable Wind from North
Gusts mph

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High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
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Precip. -- in
Pressure 30.03 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Mostly Cloudy 9000 ft
Dew Point Not available.
Humidity Not available.
Rainfall --
Snow Depth Not available.
6:59 AM 8:03 PM
Waning Crescent, 19% visible
METAR KLAL 172150Z 32011G16KT 10SM VCTS BKN090 26/23 A3003
Pressure 30.03 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Mostly Cloudy 9000 ft
Dew Point Not available.
Humidity Not available.
Rainfall --
Snow Depth Not available.
6:59 AM 8:03 PM
Waning Crescent, 19% visible
METAR KLAL 172150Z 32011G16KT 10SM VCTS BKN090 26/23 A3003

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Special Statement
Issued: 5:51 PM EDT Aug. 17, 2017 – National Weather Service

... A strong thunderstorm will affect northwestern Highlands...
northeastern Hardee and south central Polk counties...

At 551 PM EDT, a strong thunderstorm was located near Avon Park,
moving north at 15 mph.

Winds in excess of 30 mph are possible with this storm.

Locations impacted include...
Bartow, Lake Wales, Avon Park, Crooked Lake Park, Frostproof,
Hillcrest Heights, Highland Park, Alturas, Lake Wales Municipal
Airport, Babson Park, Bartow Municipal Airport, Wahneta and Waverly.

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 10 miles away from a thunderstorm. Seek a safe
shelter inside a building or vehicle.

Lat... Lon 2761 8143 2758 8162 2795 8183 2800 8146
time... Mot... loc 2151z 169deg 17kt 2767 8155


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551 PM EDT Thu Aug 17 2017

... A strong thunderstorm will affect northwestern Highlands...
northeastern Hardee and south central Polk counties...

At 551 PM EDT, a strong thunderstorm was located near Avon Park,
moving north at 15 mph.

Winds in excess of 30 mph are possible with this storm.

Locations impacted include...
Bartow, Lake Wales, Avon Park, Crooked Lake Park, Frostproof,
Hillcrest Heights, Highland Park, Alturas, Lake Wales Municipal
Airport, Babson Park, Bartow Municipal Airport, Wahneta and Waverly.

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 10 miles away from a thunderstorm. Seek a safe
shelter inside a building or vehicle.

Lat... Lon 2761 8143 2758 8162 2795 8183 2800 8146
time... Mot... loc 2151z 169deg 17kt 2767 8155


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