Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Issued by NWS Albany, NY

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WUUS51 KALY 190348

Severe Thunderstorm Warning
National Weather Service Albany NY
1148 PM EDT THU MAY 18 2017

The National Weather Service in Albany has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for...
  Central Litchfield County in northern Connecticut...
  East central Dutchess County in east central New York...

* Until 1245 AM EDT

* At 1148 PM EDT, a severe thunderstorm was located over Kent, or 8
  miles north of Sherman, moving east at 45 mph.

  HAZARD...60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail.

  SOURCE...Radar indicated.

  IMPACT...Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage
           to roofs, siding, and trees.

* This severe thunderstorm will be near,
  New Milford around 1155 PM EDT.
  New Preston around 1205 AM EDT.
  Litchfield around 1210 AM EDT.
  Thomaston, Northwest Harwinton and Oakville around 1220 AM EDT.
  Terryville around 1225 AM EDT.

Other locations impacted by this severe thunderstorm include Haight
Vineyard, Pequabuck, Reynolds Bridge, South Dover, Skiff Mountain,
Lower Merryall, Marble Dale, Harwinton, East Litchfield and Bains


For your protection move to an interior room on the lowest floor of a

To report severe weather, contact your nearest law enforcement
agency. They will send your report to the National Weather Service
office in Albany.

Large hail and damaging winds and continuous cloud to ground
lightning is occurring with this storm. Move indoors immediately.
Lightning is one of nature`s leading killers. Remember, if you can
hear thunder, you are close enough to be struck by lightning.

Please report hail size...damaging winds and reports of trees down to
the National Weather Service by email at
On Facebook at or twitter @nwsalbany


LAT...LON 4160 7348 4164 7350 4165 7349 4167 7351
      4166 7352 4161 7352 4161 7362 4179 7362
      4180 7302 4164 7298 4163 7302 4161 7302
      4161 7306 4159 7306 4158 7309
TIME...MOT...LOC 0348Z 271DEG 39KT 4171 7352



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