Significant Weather Advisory for Sebastian, Fellsmere, Micco

Weather advisory untiol 2:30 pm for Micco, Fellsmere, and Sebastian.
Weather advisory untiol 2:30 pm for Micco, Fellsmere, and Sebastian.

The National Weather Service has issued an advisory for Southern Brevard and Central Indian River Counties until 2:30 p.m.

At 1:38 p.m., Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm near Blue Cypress Lake, moving northeast at 15 mph. Another storm near the coast around Sebastian was producing frequent lightning.

Winds in excess of 40 mph will be possible with this storm.

The impact locations are in Grant, Micco, Sebastian, and Fellsmere.

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 until 2:30 p.m.

We’ll keep you updated on any new advisories.

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Andy Hodges was born in Annapolis, Maryland and raised in Jupiter, Florida. Andy has been a radio & TV personality since the 1980s. He has worked for WLIZ, WFLX-FOX 29, WIRK, WIXI, WKSY, WRMF, and WJNO to name a few. After spending 7 years in Atlanta, Georgia during the 1990s, Andy returned to Florida and settled in the small town of Sebastian in 2000. In 2005, he returned to the broadcasting news sector and eventually joined our news team in 2016 as editor in chief. Andy's family has lived in Sebastian for more than 45 years.