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Tropical Storm Ian Local Statement Advisory Number 28
National Weather Service Tallahassee FL  AL092022
1135 AM EDT Thu Sep 29 2022 /1035 AM CDT Thu Sep 29 2022/

This product covers eastern Florida panhandle, Florida Big Bend, southeastern Alabama and southwestern Georgia

** TROPICAL STORM IAN HAS MOVED OFF THE SPACE COAST OF FLORIDA ** 

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 300 miles east-southeast of Indian Pass or about 170 
      miles east-southeast of Suwannee River
    - 28.7N 80.4W
    - Storm Intensity 70 mph
    - Movement North-northeast or 30 degrees at 9 mph

SITUATION OVERVIEW
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As of 11AM EDT, Ian remains a tropical storm and has moved off the 
Space Coast of Florida. Ian is forecast to move northeast of 
the Florida coast this afternoon or evening.

Although Tropical Storm Ian has departed from Florida, it's vast 
wind field may still bring a few tropical storm force gusts to 
Apalachee Bay through this afternoon. As a result, the Tropical 
Storm Warnings over our marine forecast area and over land from 
Indian Pass to Suwannee, including inland Dixie County, have been 
cancelled. Over the marine areas, Gale Warnings have been issued. 
Gusty winds are forecast to persist through Friday.

No tornado, storm, rain, or wind impacts are expected.

POTENTIAL IMPACTS
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* WIND:
Little to no impacts are anticipated at this time 
across eastern Florida panhandle, Florida Big Bend, southeastern 
Alabama and southwestern Georgia.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS
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* OTHER PREPAREDNESS INFORMATION:

Do not go sightseeing within impacted communities. Sightseers 
interfere with the emergency work of first responders.

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

NEXT UPDATE
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As it pertains to this event...this will be the last local statement 
issued by the National Weather Service in Tallahassee FL regarding 
the effects of tropical cyclone hazards upon the area.

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