A group of colliding outflow boundaries are expected to trigger strong thunderstorms over the next hour in the attractions area. Pea-sized hail, 40 MPH winds, heavy rain, and lightning are expected to be the primary threats.
Special Weather Statement National Weather Service Melbourne FL 227 PM EDT Sun Jul 21 2019 ...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SOUTHWESTERN ORANGE AND NORTHWESTERN OSCEOLA COUNTIES UNTIL 330 PM EDT... At 224 PM EDT, National Weather Service meteorologists were tracking strong thunderstorms along a line extending from near Poinciana to near Osceola Heritage Park. Movement was northwest at 5 to 10 mph. Additional strong storms are expected to form across northwestern Osceola county into southwestern Orange county where several outflow boundaries will come together. Pea size hail and winds in excess of 40 mph will be possible with these storms. Locations impacted include... Orlando, Kissimmee, Ocoee, Winter Garden and Windermere. 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.