Okaloosa Inland Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Special Statement
Issued: 3:05 PM CDT May. 23, 2018 – National Weather Service

... A strong thunderstorm will affect the following counties...
northern Okaloosa County until 345 PM CDT...

At 304 PM CDT, the strong thunderstorm was located 4 miles north of
Baker, or 10 miles northwest of Crestview, moving southeast at 15
mph.

Winds in excess of 30 mph will be possible with this storm.

Locations impacted include...
Crestview, Baker and Laurel Hill.

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 8679 3095 8679 3099 8639 3072 8639
time... Mot... loc 2004z 331deg 15kt 3087 8670


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