Severe Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Jacksonville, FL

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WWUS52 KJAX 012323
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SEVERE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSONVILLE FL
723 PM EDT WED JUL 1 2015

GAC101-012330-
/O.CON.KJAX.SV.W.0186.000000T0000Z-150701T2330Z/
ECHOLS GA-
723 PM EDT WED JUL 1 2015

...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 730 PM EDT
FOR ECHOLS COUNTY...

AT 723 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE
OF PRODUCING QUARTER SIZE HAIL AND DESTRUCTIVE WINDS IN EXCESS OF 70
MPH. THIS STORM WAS LOCATED 9 MILES EAST OF MAYDAY...OR 12 MILES
NORTHEAST OF STATENVILLE NEAR CHAUNCY ROAD...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 25
MPH.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
NEEDMORE AND MAYDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCE DAMAGING WINDS...DESTRUCTIVE HAIL...
DEADLY LIGHTNING AND VERY HEAVY RAIN. FOR YOUR PROTECTION MOVE TO AN
INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST FLOOR OF YOUR HOME OR BUSINESS. HEAVY
RAINS FLOOD ROADS QUICKLY SO DO NOT DRIVE INTO AREAS WHERE WATER
COVERS THE ROAD.

IF YOU ARE IN THE PATH OF THIS STORM...PREPARE IMMEDIATELY FOR LARGE
HAIL AND DAMAGING WINDS. PEOPLE OUTSIDE SHOULD MOVE TO A SHELTER...
PREFERABLY INSIDE A STRONG BUILDING AND AWAY FROM WINDOWS.

IN ADDITION TO LARGE HAIL AND DAMAGING WINDS...CONTINUOUS CLOUD TO
GROUND LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM.  MOVE INDOORS
IMMEDIATELY. LIGHTNING IS ONE OF NATURES LEADING KILLERS. REMEMBER...
IF YOU CAN HEAR THUNDER...YOU ARE CLOSE ENOUGH TO BE STRUCK BY
LIGHTNING.

&&

LAT...LON 3067 8300 3076 8302 3085 8301 3087 8298
      3084 8286 3081 8283 3078 8283 3074 8280
      3073 8273 3073 8269 3071 8259 3069 8258
      3068 8259 3059 8258 3062 8294
TIME...MOT...LOC 2323Z 242DEG 24KT 3079 8286

$$

SANDRIK



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