Special Weather Statement National Weather Service Melbourne FL 235 PM EDT Sat Apr 2 2022 ...A strong thunderstorm will impact portions of southwestern Lake and southwestern Orange Counties through 300 PM EDT... At 234 PM EDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm over Lake Louisa, or 8 miles southeast of Groveland, moving northeast at 40 mph. HAZARD...Wind gusts up to 50 mph and half inch hail. SOURCE...Radar indicated. IMPACT...Gusty winds could knock down tree limbs and blow around unsecured objects. Minor damage to outdoor objects is possible. Locations impacted include... Orlando, Apopka, Ocoee, Winter Garden and Groveland. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... If outdoors, consider seeking shelter inside a building. Torrential rainfall is also occurring with this storm and may lead to localized flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded roadways. 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 hard-topped vehicle. Remember, when thunder roars, go indoors! A Severe Thunderstorm Watch remains in effect until 700 PM EDT for east central Florida.