Issued by NWS Paducah, KY
WFUS53 KPAH 271941
BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
National Weather Service Paducah KY
241 PM CDT MON MAR 27 2017
The National Weather Service in Paducah has issued a
* Tornado Warning for...
Northern Christian County in south central Kentucky...
Southeastern Hopkins County in northwestern Kentucky...
* Until 315 PM CDT
* At 240 PM CDT, severe thunderstorms capable of producing both
tornadoes and extensive straight line wind damage were located near
Crofton, or 9 miles north of Hopkinsville, moving northeast at 55
SOURCE...Radar indicated rotation. Other areas of rotation were
near Hopkinsville and just northwest of Crofton.
IMPACT...Flying debris will be dangerous to those caught without
shelter. Mobile homes will be damaged or destroyed.
Damage to roofs, windows, and vehicles will occur. Tree
damage is likely.
* This tornadic thunderstorm will remain over mainly rural areas of
northern Christian and southeastern Hopkins Counties, including the
following locations: Hawkins and White Plains.
TAKE COVER NOW! Move to a basement or an interior room on the lowest
floor of a sturdy building. Avoid windows. If you are outdoors, in a
mobile home, or in a vehicle, move to the closest substantial shelter
and protect yourself from flying debris.
LAT...LON 3695 8728 3683 8755 3706 8768 3720 8732
3719 8731 3718 8731 3716 8733 3713 8733
3711 8731 3711 8729 3708 8728 3707 8726
TIME...MOT...LOC 1940Z 241DEG 49KT 3699 8752