Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Paducah, KY

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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Paducah KY
256 PM CST SAT NOV 18 2017

KYZ009-012-013-016-017-019>022-182200-
Calloway KY-Muhlenberg KY-Todd KY-Christian KY-Caldwell KY-McLean KY-
Hopkins KY-Daviess KY-Trigg KY-
256 PM CST SAT NOV 18 2017

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SOUTHEASTERN CALLOWAY...
SOUTHEASTERN DAVIESS...MUHLENBERG...CHRISTIAN...SOUTHEASTERN
CALDWELL...SOUTHEASTERN MCLEAN...TRIGG...SOUTHEASTERN HOPKINS AND
TODD COUNTIES UNTIL 400 PM CST...

At 255 PM CST, Doppler radar was tracking strong thunderstorms along
a line extending from near Masonville to near Dawson Springs to 6
miles north of Paris Landing State Park. Movement was east at 60 mph.

Half inch hail and wind gusts of 50 to 55 mph will be possible with
these storms.

Locations impacted include...
Hopkinsville, Madisonville, Oak Grove, Central City, Greenville,
Cadiz, Elkton, Fort Campbell North, Guthrie, Earlington, Livermore,
Nortonville, Pembroke, Mortons Gap, Crofton, Powderly, Whitesville,
Graham, Masonville and Cobb.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Frequent cloud to ground lightning is occurring with these storms.
Lightning can strike 10 miles away from a thunderstorm. Seek a safe
shelter inside a building or vehicle.

These storms may intensify, so be certain to monitor local radio
stations and available television stations for additional information
and possible warnings from the National Weather Service.

To report severe weather, contact your nearest law enforcement
agency. They will relay your report to the National Weather Service
office in Paducah.

&&

A severe thunderstorm watch remains in effect until 500 PM CST for
western, south central and northwestern Kentucky.

LAT...LON 3763 8695 3748 8713 3738 8710 3734 8714
      3736 8703 3719 8689 3709 8689 3706 8705
      3664 8706 3663 8785 3668 8799 3664 8806
      3650 8805 3650 8817 3710 8772 3776 8696
      3778 8682 3771 8686 3767 8682
TIME...MOT...LOC 2055Z 264DEG 50KT 3771 8697 3710 8766 3652 8811

$$

Smith



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