South Walton Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Special Statement
Issued: 2:57 PM CDT Sep. 18, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Significant weather advisory for west central Walton County until
345 PM CDT...

At 257 PM CDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm 7
miles northeast of Niceville, moving east at 20 mph.

Nickel size hail and winds in excess of 40 mph will be possible with
this storm.

Locations impacted include...
eglin Air Force base, Freeport, New Home, Portland and Pleasant
Ridge.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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 3071 8639 3070 8614 3046 8616 3046 8619
      3048 8620 3049 8619 3050 8620 3049 8620
      3047 8624 3049 8625 3048 8629 3050 8639
time... Mot... loc 1957z 273deg 16kt 3061 8642


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257 PM CDT Tue Sep 18 2018

... Significant weather advisory for west central Walton County until
345 PM CDT...

At 257 PM CDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm 7
miles northeast of Niceville, moving east at 20 mph.

Nickel size hail and winds in excess of 40 mph will be possible with
this storm.

Locations impacted include...
eglin Air Force base, Freeport, New Home, Portland and Pleasant
Ridge.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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 3071 8639 3070 8614 3046 8616 3046 8619
      3048 8620 3049 8619 3050 8620 3049 8620
      3047 8624 3049 8625 3048 8629 3050 8639
time... Mot... loc 1957z 273deg 16kt 3061 8642


11-nguyen