Special Weather Statement
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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBANY NY
704 PM EDT FRI MAY 27 2016

NYZ040-047-048-051-280000-
MONTGOMERY-SCHOHARIE-WESTERN SCHENECTADY-WESTERN ALBANY-
704 PM EDT FRI MAY 27 2016

...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL AFFECT MONTGOMERY...NORTHWESTERN
ALBANY...NORTHERN SCHOHARIE AND SOUTHWESTERN SCHENECTADY COUNTIES...

AT 703 PM EDT...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED NEAR AMES...OR 7
MILES SOUTHWEST OF CANAJOHARIE...MOVING EAST AT 25 MPH.

WINDS IN EXCESS OF 30 MPH AND PEA SIZE HAIL ARE POSSIBLE WITH THIS
STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
CANAJOHARIE...DUANESBURG...FORT PLAIN...SHARON SPRINGS...DELANSON...
AMES...CENTRAL BRIDGE...KNOX...GLEN...CARLISLE...SHARON...
CHARLESTON...PALATINE BRIDGE...NELLISTON...ESPERANCE...DUANE...
SLOANSVILLE...RIPPLE CORNERS...MILLER CORNERS AND SCOTCH BUSH.

TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS ALSO OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM...AND MAY CAUSE
LOCALIZED FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED
ROADWAYS.

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.

LAT...LON 4293 7475 4292 7409 4289 7409 4287 7408
      4265 7411 4274 7466 4279 7467 4283 7465
      4286 7476
TIME...MOT...LOC 2303Z 276DEG 21KT 4284 7468

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