Weather Alert Details

Leon County

Special Weather Statement until WED 1:45 PM EDT Issued July, 17 2024 at 12:54 PM - None expires July, 17 2024 at 1:45 PM - None ...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL IMPACT EASTERN WAKULLA...NORTHWESTERN JEFFERSON...SOUTHEASTERN LEON AND NORTHEASTERN FRANKLIN COUNTIES THROUGH 145 PM EDT... At 1254 PM EDT, Doppler radar was tracking strong thunderstorms along a line extending from Tallahassee to 17 miles southeast of Carrabelle. Movement was east at 10 mph. HAZARD...Wind gusts up to 50 mph. SOURCE...Radar indicated. IMPACT...Gusty winds could knock down tree limbs and blow around unsecured objects. Locations impacted include... Tallahassee, Woodville, Florida State University, St. Marks, Tallahassee Community College, Crawfordville, Florida A and M, Doak Campbell Stadium, Wakulla, Lake Bradford, Cody, Shadeville, Leon Sinks, Gaither Community Center, Wakulla Springs, Tallahassee Memorial Hosp, Walker Ford Community Center, South City, Eight Mile Pond, and Griffin Heights. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... If outdoors, consider seeking shelter inside a building. 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. These storms may intensify, so be certain to monitor local radio stations and available television stations for additional information and possible warnings from the National Weather Service. && MAX HAIL SIZE...0.00 IN; MAX WIND GUST...50 MPH