Fort Lauderdale, FL

1:00 PM EDT on July 21, 2017 (GMT -0400)
Rock Creek | | Change Station

Elev 7 ft 26.04 °N, 80.31 °W | Updated 5 seconds ago

Thunderstorm
Thunderstorm
75.4 °F
Feels Like 74 °F
N
1.0
Wind Variable Wind from SE
Gusts 0.0 mph

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
High -- | Low -- °F
Precip. -- in
Pressure 30.13 in
Visibility 1.5 miles
Clouds Few 2000 ft
Mostly Cloudy 2700 ft
Mostly Cloudy 4700 ft
Heat Index 74 °F
Dew Point 74 °F
Humidity 94%
Rainfall 0.29 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:41 AM 8:13 PM
Waning Crescent, 4% visible
SPECI KFLL 211635Z 28014G20KT 1 1/2SM +TSRA FEW020 BKN027CB BKN047 24/21 A3013 RMK RAB25 OCNL LTGICCG OHD-S-W-N TS OHD-S-W-N MOV E P0012 T02390211
Pressure 30.13 in
Visibility 1.5 miles
Clouds Few 2000 ft
Mostly Cloudy 2700 ft
Mostly Cloudy 4700 ft
Heat Index 74 °F
Dew Point 74 °F
Humidity 94%
Rainfall 0.29 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:41 AM 8:13 PM
Waning Crescent, 4% visible
SPECI KFLL 211635Z 28014G20KT 1 1/2SM +TSRA FEW020 BKN027CB BKN047 24/21 A3013 RMK RAB25 OCNL LTGICCG OHD-S-W-N TS OHD-S-W-N MOV E P0012 T02390211

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Areal Flood Advisory
Issued: 12:54 PM EDT Jul. 21, 2017 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Miami has issued a

* flood advisory for minor flooding in poor drainage areas for...
north central Miami-Dade County in southeastern Florida...
southeastern Broward County in southeastern Florida...

* until 400 PM EDT

* at 1253 PM EDT, the public reported heavy rain in the Miami Lakes
and Hialeah Gardens areas due to thunderstorms. This will cause
minor flooding. Overflowing poor drainage areas will result in
minor flooding. Up to three inches of rain have already fallen.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Hialeah, Miramar, Miami Gardens, doral and Miami Lakes.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small
creeks and streams, urban areas, highways, streets and underpasses as
well as other drainage areas and low lying spots.

A flood advisory means river or stream flows are elevated, or ponding
of water in urban or other areas is occurring or is imminent.


Lat... Lon 2596 8026 2592 8024 2578 8032 2583 8035
      2596 8035


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Special Weather Statement
Issued: 12:22 PM EDT Jul. 21, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Significant weather advisory for frequent to excessive lightning,
small hail and 45 to 55 mph winds for northeastern Broward and
southeastern Palm Beach counties until 100 PM EDT...

* at 1222 PM EDT... Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm
over Coral Springs, moving northeast at 5 mph.

* The primary impacts will be frequent to excessive lightning, gusty
winds from 45 to 55 mph, small hail, torrential downpours, or a
combination of these are possible. Lightning is the number one
weather related killer in Florida. Trees and open shelters offer
no protection. These winds can down small tree limbs and branches,
and blow around unsecured small objects. Seek shelter in a safe
building until the storm passes.

* Locations impacted include...
Fort Lauderdale, Hollywood, Coral Springs, Pompano Beach, Davie,
Plantation, sunrise, Boca Raton, Deerfield Beach, Boynton Beach,
Delray Beach, Tamarac, Wellington, Margate, Lighthouse Point,
Lauderdale-by-the-Sea, Highland Beach, Ocean Ridge, Lauderhill and
Weston.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Torrential rainfall is also occurring with this storm, and may lead
to street flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded
roadways.


Lat... Lon 2654 8003 2608 8011 2613 8044 2664 8043
time... Mot... loc 1622z 213deg 5kt 2629 8026


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