Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Cleveland, OH

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CLEVELAND OH
831 PM EDT SUN AUG 21 2016

OHZ011>014-023-089-PAZ001>003-220315-
TRUMBULL-ASHTABULA INLAND-ASHTABULA
LAKESHORE-GEAUGA-CUYAHOGA-LAKE-CRAWFORD-NORTHERN ERIE-SOUTHERN ERIE-
831 PM EDT SUN AUG 21 2016


THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CLEVELAND HAS RECEIVED A COUPLE
REPORTS OF WATERSPOUTS OVER LAKE ERIE THIS EVENING. WATERSPOUTS
TYPICALLY DISSIPATE AS THEY MOVE ONSHORE AND DO NOT POSE A DANGER TO
INLAND LOCATIONS. SOMETIMES A FUNNEL CLOUD MAY CONTINUE TO EXTEND A
SHORT DISTANCE BELOW THE CLOUDS AS IT MOVES INLAND BEFORE
DISSIPATING.

ALSO...FUNNEL CLOUDS ARE POSSIBLE ACROSS INLAND LOCATIONS OF
NORTHEAST OHIO AND NORTHWEST PENNSYLVANIA THIS EVENING AND
OVERNIGHT. THESE FUNNEL CLOUDS...CALLED COLD AIR FUNNELS...ARE
CAUSED BY COLD AIR ALOFT OVER WARMER AIR IN THE LOW LEVELS.
TYPICALLY THESE FUNNELS ALSO DO NOT DESCEND TO THE GROUND. IF THEY
DO REACH THE GROUND...THEY DO SO BRIEFLY...AND RARELY CAUSE ANY
DAMAGE.



LAT...LON 4227 7976 4201 7976 4199 7961 4162 7962
      4162 7982 4149 8001 4149 8052 4133 8052
      4135 8159 4128 8157 4127 8188 4135 8187
      4136 8197 4150 8196 4148 8174 4176 8129
      4198 8051
TIME...MOT...LOC 0011Z 258DEG 36KT 4167 8159
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