Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Birmingham, AL

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BIRMINGHAM AL
545 PM CDT THU JUL 28 2016

ALZ025-027-282315-
TALLADEGA AL-SHELBY AL-
545 PM CDT THU JUL 28 2016

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SOUTHEASTERN SHELBY AND
SOUTHWESTERN TALLADEGA COUNTIES UNTIL 615 PM CDT...

AT 544 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM OVER
COLUMBIANA...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 35 MPH.

WINDS IN EXCESS OF 40 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THIS STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
SYLACAUGA...CHILDERSBURG...COLUMBIANA...WILSONVILLE...
TALLADEGA SPRINGS...HARPERSVILLE...FAYETTEVILLE...SYCAMORE...
LAY LAKE...SHELBY...GASTON STEAM PLANT...CEDAR CREEK...OVERBROOK...
SPRING CREEK...ALABAMA 4H CENTER...SHELBY SHORES...KELLEY BRANCH...
MIGNON...BEESWAX CREEK PARK AND GANTTS QUARRY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS ALSO OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM...AND MAY LEAD
TO LOCALIZED FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED
ROADWAYS.

FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM.
LIGHTNING CAN STRIKE 10 MILES AWAY FROM A THUNDERSTORM. SEEK A SAFE
SHELTER INSIDE A BUILDING OR VEHICLE.

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LAT...LON 3312 8618 3310 8649 3309 8651 3307 8651
      3306 8652 3305 8652 3304 8659 3321 8670
      3336 8624 3317 8617
TIME...MOT...LOC 2244Z 239DEG 29KT 3316 8657

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