Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Charleston, WV

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON WV
757 PM EDT WED AUG 31 2016

KYZ101-OHZ087-010100-
GREENUP-LAWRENCE-
757 PM EDT WED AUG 31 2016

...AN AREA OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WITH TORRENTIAL RAINFALL WILL
AFFECT NORTHWESTERN GREENUP AND WEST CENTRAL LAWRENCE COUNTIES...

AT 755 PM EDT...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WITH TORRENTIAL RAINFALL WERE
CLUSTERED OVER NORTHERN GREENUP COUNTY EXTENDING INTO LAWRENCE
COUNTY OHIO. A QUICK 1.5 TO 2 INCHES OF RAIN MAY CAUSE LOCALIZED
FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED ROADWAYS.

FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING IS ALSO OCCURRING WITH THESE
STORMS. LIGHTNING CAN STRIKE 10 MILES AWAY FROM A THUNDERSTORM. SEEK
A SAFE SHELTER INSIDE A BUILDING OR VEHICLE.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
LETITIA...FRANKLIN FURNACE...VERNON...GRAYS BRANCH AND PEDRO.

DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE
ROADWAY. THE WATER DEPTH MAY BE TOO GREAT TO ALLOW YOUR CAR TO CROSS
SAFELY. MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND.

LAT...LON 3859 8307 3863 8307 3864 8305 3866 8305
      3868 8303 3870 8304 3870 8287 3866 8286
      3866 8277 3868 8276 3868 8271 3871 8270
      3871 8253 3863 8252 3861 8275 3864 8277
      3865 8286 3860 8285 3858 8309
TIME...MOT...LOC 2355Z 266DEG 37KT 3863 8264

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