Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Birmingham, AL

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BIRMINGHAM AL
743 AM CDT THU APR 28 2016

ALZ044-046-049-281315-
BULLOCK AL-MONTGOMERY AL-PIKE AL-
743 AM CDT THU APR 28 2016

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR NORTHWESTERN PIKE...BULLOCK AND
SOUTHEASTERN MONTGOMERY COUNTIES UNTIL 815 AM CDT...

AT 742 AM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM OVER
GRADY...OR NEAR MEADVILLE...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 55 MPH.

HALF INCH HAIL AND WINDS IN EXCESS OF 40 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH
THIS STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
UNION SPRINGS...MEADVILLE...FRANKLIN FIELD...BEANS CROSSROADS...PICKETT...
SELLERS...GRADY...RAMER...ABERFOIL...NAFTEL...STRATA...DUBLIN...LINWOOD...
PINE LEVEL...SHOPTON...CHINA GROVE...CURRYS...SIMSVILLE...HIGH RIDGE AND
MITCHELL.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS ALSO OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM...AND MAY LEAD
TO 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 3196 8618 3197 8630 3205 8630 3205 8633
      3229 8594 3227 8590 3230 8590 3227 8587
      3225 8588 3223 8585 3223 8574 3200 8558
      3191 8564 3189 8617
TIME...MOT...LOC 1242Z 240DEG 49KT 3201 8621

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