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 grew up living on the Loxahatchee River in Jupiter, Florida. He has been a radio and TV personality since the mid-1980s. He has worked for WFLX-TV (Fox 29), WIRK, WLIZ, WIXI, WKSY, WRMF, and others. In 1994, Andy took a break from broadcasting and was a software and systems engineer for various companies in Atlanta, Georgia. In 2002, he moved back to Florida and settled in Sebastian, where Andy's family has lived for over 45 years. He returned to the broadcasting sector in 2005. Andy joined Sebastian Daily as our editor-in-chief in 2016.