821  
WWUS82 KJAX 202324  
SPSJAX  
 
SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSONVILLE FL  
724 PM EDT SUN AUG 20 2017  
 
FLZ020-021-035-GAZ162-210000-  
HAMILTON FL-SUWANNEE FL-GILCHRIST FL-ECHOLS GA-  
724 PM EDT SUN AUG 20 2017  
   
..SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR NORTHWESTERN GILCHRIST
 
 
SUWANNEE...WESTERN HAMILTON AND SOUTHWESTERN ECHOLS COUNTIES UNTIL  
800 PM EDT...  
 
AT 723 PM EDT, DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING STRONG THUNDERSTORMS ALONG  
A LINE EXTENDING FROM NEAR JENNINGS TO NEAR DOWLING PARK TO NEAR  
BELL. MOVEMENT WAS WEST AT 15 MPH.  
 
NICKEL SIZE HAIL AND WIND GUSTS OF 35 TO 50 MPH CAN BE EXPECTED  
ALONG WITH POSSIBLE MINOR DAMAGE.  
 
LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...  
LIVE OAK, JASPER, JENNINGS, BELL, SUWANNEE RIVER STATE PARK, SUWANNEE  
SPRINGS, CROSSROADS, LURAVILLE, MCALPIN AND DOWLING PARK.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS ALSO OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS, AND MAY LEAD  
TO LOCALIZED FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED  
ROADWAYS.  
 
FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS.  
LIGHTNING CAN STRIKE 10 MILES AWAY FROM A THUNDERSTORM. SEEK A SAFE  
SHELTER INSIDE A BUILDING OR VEHICLE.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3063 8314 3068 8313 3067 8294 3022 8291  
2972 8281 2973 8295 2981 8293 2983 8289  
2988 8287 2989 8292 2999 8296 3011 8312  
3009 8319 3012 8323 3026 8325 3039 8317  
3047 8324 3062 8327 3063 8331  
TIME...MOT...LOC 2323Z 068DEG 13KT 3064 8309 3022 8315 2980 8294  
 

 
 
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