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Tropical Storm Irma Local Statement Intermediate Advisory Number 51A
National Weather Service Tampa Bay Ruskin FL  AL112017
852 PM EDT Mon Sep 11 2017

This product covers West Central and Southwest Florida

**IRMA CONTINUES TO WEAKEN AS IT MOVE ACROSS THE SOUTHEASTERN UNITED 
STATES**

NEW INFORMATION
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* CHANGES TO WATCHES AND WARNINGS:
    - All watches and warnings have been canceled

* CURRENT WATCHES AND WARNINGS:
    - None

* STORM INFORMATION:
    - About 210 miles north-northwest of Cedar Key FL
    - 31.9N 84.4W
    - Storm Intensity 45 mph
    - Movement North-northwest or 330 degrees at 16 mph

SITUATION OVERVIEW
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Tropical Storm Irma continues to weaken as it moves across the Southeastern United States.
Conditions continue to gradually improve and no more significant impacts are expected for
West Central and Southwest Florida.

POTENTIAL IMPACTS
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* SURGE:
Little to no additional impacts are anticipated at this time 
across West Central and Southwest Florida.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS
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* EVACUATIONS:

Do not return to evacuated areas until it is safe. 
Listen for the all-clear signal from local authorities.

* OTHER PREPAREDNESS INFORMATION:

* ADDITIONAL SOURCES OF INFORMATION:
- For information on appropriate preparations see ready.gov
- For information on creating an emergency plan see getagameplan.org
- For additional disaster preparedness information see redcross.org

NEXT UPDATE
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This will be the last local statement issued by the National Weather 
Service in Tampa Bay Ruskin FL on Irma.

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