Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Jackson, KY

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON KY
112 AM EDT WED APR 27 2016

KYZ107-109-110-113-115-118>120-270615-
FLOYD-PERRY-KNOTT-MARTIN-LETCHER-JOHNSON-MAGOFFIN-PIKE-
112 AM EDT WED APR 27 2016

...A LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL AFFECT FLOYD...PERRY...
KNOTT...MARTIN...LETCHER...JOHNSON...MAGOFFIN...AND PIKE COUNTIES
THROUGH 215 AM EDT...

AT 111 AM EDT...A LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WAS ALONG A LINE
EXTENDING FROM CHARLEY TO DOTSON TO BOLYN TO NEAR ELIC...AND MOVING
EAST AT 35 MPH.

WIND GUSTS OF 30 TO 40 MPH...MAINLY ON THE RIDGES AND PEA SIZE HAIL
ARE POSSIBLE WITH THESE STORMS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
PIKEVILLE...PAINTSVILLE...PRESTONSBURG...HINDMAN...INEZ...ESTILL...BATH...
JENKINS...COAL RUN VILLAGE...ELKHORN CITY...WHEELWRIGHT...FLEMING-NEON...
MARTIN...PIPPA PASSES...FOREST HILLS...WAYLAND...WARFIELD...ALLEN...CHLOE
AND CORN FORK HOLLOW.

THIS INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING HIGHWAYS...
 KENTUCKY HIGHWAY 3 IN FLOYD COUNTY BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 1 AND 4.
 KENTUCKY HIGHWAY 3 IN JOHNSON COUNTY  KENTUCKY HIGHWAY 3 IN MARTIN
COUNTY BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 1 AND 9.
 KENTUCKY HIGHWAY 80 IN FLOYD COUNTY BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 1 AND 14.
 KENTUCKY HIGHWAY 80 IN KNOTT COUNTY BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 1 AND 20.
 KENTUCKY HIGHWAY 80 IN PERRY COUNTY BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 11 AND 15.
 U.S. HIGHWAY 119 IN PIKE COUNTY BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 1 AND 24.
 U.S. HIGHWAY 23 IN FLOYD COUNTY BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 1 AND 21.
 U.S. HIGHWAY 23 IN JOHNSON COUNTY BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 0 AND 16.
 U.S. HIGHWAY 23 IN LETCHER COUNTY BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 1 AND 7.
 U.S. HIGHWAY 23 IN PIKE COUNTY BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 0 AND 32.

FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS.
LIGHTNING CAN STRIKE MILES AWAY FROM A THUNDERSTORM. SEEK A SAFE
SHELTER INSIDE A BUILDING OR VEHICLE.

&&

LAT...LON 3727 8235 3712 8272 3732 8322 3752 8304
      3750 8295 3757 8302 3798 8287 3788 8262
      3795 8258 3796 8253 3788 8242 3781 8240
      3776 8231 3767 8229 3762 8221 3765 8218
      3755 8213 3753 8205 3754 8197
TIME...MOT...LOC 0511Z 277DEG 32KT 3797 8274 3765 8284 3745 8290 3727
8303

$$

JP



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