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Special Statement

Statement as of 9:24 PM EDT on July 03, 2015

Expires 10:00 PM EDT on July 03, 2015


... An area of strong thunderstorms will affect northwestern Highlands
and eastern Polk counties...

At 923 PM EDT... an area of strong thunderstorms was 8 miles east of
Avon Park. These storms were nearly stationary.

Winds in excess of 30 mph and pea size hail are possible with these
storms.

Locations impacted include...
Haines City... Lake Wales... Sebring... Avon Park... Sebring Regional
Airport... Lake Istokpoga... Poinciana... Crooked Lake Park... Dundee...
Frostproof... Davenport... Lake Hamilton... Hillcrest Heights... Highland
Park... Avon Park Air Force Range... Lake Josephine... Babson Park...
Lorida... Avon Park Executive Airport and River Ranch.

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 these storms.
Lightning can strike 15 miles away from a thunderstorm. Seek a safe
shelter inside a building or vehicle.

Lat... Lon 2729 8121 2745 8155 2826 8164 2826 8160
      2819 8152 2814 8152 2813 8146 2809 8145
      2805 8136 2801 8139 2806 8145 2800 8142
      2792 8131 2786 8130 2783 8122 2771 8115
      2760 8114 2752 8121 2743 8114
time... Mot... loc 0123z 089deg 1kt 2761 8137


924 PM EDT Fri Jul 3 2015

... An area of strong thunderstorms will affect northwestern Highlands
and eastern Polk counties...

At 923 PM EDT... an area of strong thunderstorms was 8 miles east of
Avon Park. These storms were nearly stationary.

Winds in excess of 30 mph and pea size hail are possible with these
storms.

Locations impacted include...
Haines City... Lake Wales... Sebring... Avon Park... Sebring Regional
Airport... Lake Istokpoga... Poinciana... Crooked Lake Park... Dundee...
Frostproof... Davenport... Lake Hamilton... Hillcrest Heights... Highland
Park... Avon Park Air Force Range... Lake Josephine... Babson Park...
Lorida... Avon Park Executive Airport and River Ranch.

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 these storms.
Lightning can strike 15 miles away from a thunderstorm. Seek a safe
shelter inside a building or vehicle.

Lat... Lon 2729 8121 2745 8155 2826 8164 2826 8160
      2819 8152 2814 8152 2813 8146 2809 8145
      2805 8136 2801 8139 2806 8145 2800 8142
      2792 8131 2786 8130 2783 8122 2771 8115
      2760 8114 2752 8121 2743 8114
time... Mot... loc 0123z 089deg 1kt 2761 8137

Local Storm Report



07/03/2015 0652 PM

Auburndale, Polk County.

Hail e1.00 inch, reported by broadcast media.


            Broadcast media relayed viewer pictures of hail around
            the size of quarter dollars in the Auburndale area. Time
            estimated from radar.




07/03/2015 0655 PM

Auburndale, Polk County.

Thunderstorm wind gust e55.00 mph, reported by trained spotter.


            Trained spotter reported large limbs downed and trees
            bending. Estimating winds 50-55 mph.




07/03/2015 0645 PM

Auburndale, Polk County.

Hail e0.70 inch, reported by broadcast media.


            Broadcast media relayed report of dime sized hail in the
            Auburndale area. Time based off radar.




07/03/2015 0652 PM

Auburndale, Polk County.

Hail e1.00 inch, reported by broadcast media.


            Broadcast media relayed viewer pictures of hail around
            the size of quarter dollars in the Auburndale area. Time
            estimated from radar.




07/03/2015 0655 PM

Auburndale, Polk County.

Thunderstorm wind gust e55.00 mph, reported by trained spotter.


            Trained spotter reported large limbs downed and trees
            bending. Estimating winds 50-55 mph.




07/03/2015 0645 PM

Auburndale, Polk County.

Hail e0.70 inch, reported by broadcast media.


            Broadcast media relayed report of dime sized hail in the
            Auburndale area. Time based off radar.




07/03/2015 0652 PM

Auburndale, Polk County.

Hail e1.00 inch, reported by broadcast media.


            Broadcast media relayed viewer pictures of hail around
            the size of quarter dollars in the Auburndale area. Time
            estimated from radar.





07/03/2015 0652 PM

Auburndale, Polk County.

Hail e1.00 inch, reported by broadcast media.


            Broadcast media relayed viewer pictures of hail around
            the size of quarter dollars in the Auburndale area. Time
            estimated from radar.





07/03/2015 0645 PM

Auburndale, Polk County.

Hail e0.70 inch, reported by broadcast media.


            Broadcast media relayed report of dime sized hail in the
            Auburndale area. Time based off radar.





07/03/2015 0645 PM

Auburndale, Polk County.

Hail e0.70 inch, reported by broadcast media.


            Broadcast media relayed report of dime sized hail in the
            Auburndale area. Time based off radar.





07/03/2015 0655 PM

Auburndale, Polk County.

Thunderstorm wind gust e55.00 mph, reported by trained spotter.


            Trained spotter reported large limbs downed and trees
            bending. Estimating winds 50-55 mph.



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