Special Weather Statement
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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE STATE COLLEGE PA
105 PM EDT THU JUL 30 2015

PAZ065-066-301815-
YORK PA-LANCASTER PA-
105 PM EDT THU JUL 30 2015

...THUNDERSTORMS WITH TORRENTIAL RAINFALL...GUSTY WINDS...AND
FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING WILL AFFECT YORK...AND LANCASTER
COUNTIES UNTIL 215 PM EDT...

AT 103 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THUNDERSTORMS ALONG A LINE
EXTENDING FROM NEAR ADAMSTOWN TO NEAR STRASBURG TO NEW FREEDOM...AND
MOVING EAST AT 15 MPH.

50 MPH WIND GUSTS AND PEA SIZE HAIL WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THESE
THUNDERSTORMS. TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS ALSO POSSIBLE. NEARLY
CONTINUOUS LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THESE THUNDERSTORMS OVER
NORTHERN AND CENTRAL LANCASTER COUNTY.

THE TORRENTIAL RAINFALL WILL BE NEAR...
  STRASBURG...ADAMSTOWN AND LEOLA AROUND 110 PM EDT.
  PARADISE AROUND 120 PM EDT.
  NEW HOLLAND AROUND 125 PM EDT.
  GAP AROUND 140 PM EDT.
  CHURCHTOWN AROUND 150 PM EDT.
  SUNNYBURN AROUND 200 PM EDT.

OTHER LOCATIONS IMPACTED BY THE TORRENTIAL RAINFALL INCLUDE
AIRVILLE...BIRD-IN-HAND...BLUE BALL...BOWMANSVILLE AND BUCK.

THIS INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING INTERSTATES...
 THE PENNSYLVANIA TURNPIKE FROM MILE MARKERS 284 TO 295.
 INTERSTATE 83 FROM MILE MARKERS 1 TO 4.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

THESE THUNDERSTORMS MAY INTENSIFY...SO BE CERTAIN TO MONITOR LOCAL
RADIO AND TV STATIONS...AS WELL AS LOCAL CABLE TV OUTLETS...FOR
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION AND POSSIBLE WARNINGS FROM THE NATIONAL
WEATHER SERVICE.

LIGHTNING CAN STRIKE 15 MILES AWAY FROM A THUNDERSTORM. SEEK A SAFE
SHELTER INSIDE A BUILDING OR VEHICLE.

&&

LAT...LON 3972 7679 4002 7628 4027 7609 4014 7588
      4011 7594 4005 7593 3996 7599 3987 7599
      3988 7600 3985 7601 3985 7602 3983 7602
      3983 7604 3979 7604 3976 7606 3976 7608
      3973 7610
TIME...MOT...LOC 1703Z 270DEG 15KT 4025 7604 4003 7620 3974 7669

$$

LAMBERT


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