Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Grand Rapids, MI

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
511 PM EDT MON MAY 18 2015

MIZ072>074-182215-
CALHOUN MI-JACKSON MI-KALAMAZOO MI-
511 PM EDT MON MAY 18 2015

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY...

AT 511 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A LINE OF STRONG
THUNDERSTORMS ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM BATTLE CREEK TO NEAR THREE
RIVERS...AND MOVING EAST AT 30 MPH.

HALF INCH HAIL AND WIND GUSTS AT LEAST 40 MPH WITH SOME DOWNED TREE
LIMBS WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THESE STORMS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
SOUTHERN BATTLE CREE...
ALBION...              MARSHALL...
HOMER...               BURLINGTON...          SPRING ARBOR...
SANDSTONE...           FULTON...              MARENGO...
PULASKI...             CONCORD...             ATHENS...
SPRINGPORT...          PARMA...               TEKONSHA...
PINE CREEK...          RIVES JUNCTION...      CERESCO...
TOPKINS...

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS.
LIGHTNING CAN STRIKE 15 MILES AWAY FROM A THUNDERSTORM. SEEK A SAFE
SHELTER INSIDE A BUILDING OR VEHICLE.

&&

LAT...LON 4227 8519 4242 8475 4242 8428 4207 8468
      4207 8554
TIME...MOT...LOC 2111Z 260DEG 26KT 4225 8521 4203 8559

$$

WDM


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