The National Weather Service has issued an Advisory for 40MPH winds and frequent cloud-to-ground lightning in the Attractions area this afternoon.
Special Weather Statement National Weather Service Melbourne FL 254 PM EDT Sun Jul 7 2019 ...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SOUTHWESTERN ORANGE AND NORTHWESTERN OSCEOLA COUNTIES UNTIL 345 PM EDT... At 254 PM EDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm over Sea World, or near Oak Ridge, moving northeast at 15 mph. Winds in excess of 40 mph will be possible with this storm. Locations impacted include... Orlando, Kissimmee, Apopka, Ocoee and Winter Garden. 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.