Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Birmingham, AL

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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Birmingham AL
1050 PM CST FRI FEB 24 2017

ALZ014-015-250515-
Walker AL-Winston AL-
1050 PM CST FRI FEB 24 2017

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR NORTHEASTERN WALKER AND
SOUTHEASTERN WINSTON COUNTIES UNTIL 1115 PM CST...

At 1049 PM CST, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm near
Jasper, moving northeast at 45 mph.

Half inch hail and winds in excess of 40 mph will be possible with
this storm.

Locations impacted include...
Jasper, Arley, Curry, Camp McDowell, Smith Dam, Smith Lake, Falls
City, Poplar Springs, Mill Branch, Maple Branch, Little Dismal Creek,
Coon Creek, Powellville, Lupton, Battle Branch, Hidden Cove
Campground, Panther Branch, Wilson Bend, Devils Branch and Seymour
Branch.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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 3399 8711 3399 8715 3397 8714 3396 8711
      3394 8710 3392 8708 3391 8708 3390 8710
      3389 8709 3389 8706 3381 8740 3399 8748
      3414 8711
TIME...MOT...LOC 0449Z 244DEG 37KT 3390 8736

$$

32/Davis


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