A National Weather Service local storm report out of the Miama Florida Weather Forecast Office started out saying “LEBRON JAMES, NUMBER 6 OF THE MIAMI HEAT, REPORTED” in regards to some flooding in his area. The complete local storm report is posted below and the pictures of flooding are shown below. This is proof that social media can help save lives.
982 NWUS52 KMFL 140023 LSRMFL PRELIMINARY LOCAL STORM REPORT NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIAMI FL 820 PM EDT SAT APR 13 2013 .TIME... ...EVENT... ...CITY LOCATION... ...LAT.LON .DATE... ....MAG.... ..COUNTY LOCATION..ST.. ...SOURCE. ..REMARKS.. 0215 PM FLOOD CORAL GABLES 25.73N 80.27W 04/13/2013 MIAMI-DADE FL PUBLIC LEBRON JAMES, NUMBER 6 OF THE MIAMI HEAT, REPORTED SIGNIFICANT STREET FLOODING IN THE CORAL GABLES AREA. REPORT RELAYED THROUGH SOCIAL MEDIA.