Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Grand Rapids, MI

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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Grand Rapids MI
520 PM EST FRI FEB 24 2017

MIZ065-066-072-073-242315-
Kalamazoo MI-Calhoun MI-Eaton MI-Barry MI-
520 PM EST FRI FEB 24 2017

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR CALHOUN...BARRY...KALAMAZOO AND
EATON COUNTIES UNTIL 615 PM EST...

At 519 PM EST, Doppler radar was tracking strong thunderstorms along
a line extending from Brownlee Park to Three Rivers. Movement was
northeast at 55 mph.

Dime size hail and wind gusts up to 50 mph with downed tree limbs
will be possible with these storms. Additional strengthening of
these storms may occur.

Locations impacted include...
Lansing...             Kalamazoo...           Portage...
Charlotte...           Albion...              Hastings...
Marshall...            Eaton Rapids...        Waverly...
Grand Ledge...         Battle Creek...        Vicksburg...
Potterville...         Galesburg...           Homer...
Nashville...           Union City...          Schoolcraft...
Bellevue...            Climax...

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Frequent cloud to ground lightning is occurring with these storms.
Lightning can strike 10 miles away from a thunderstorm. Seek a safe
shelter inside a building or vehicle.

These storms may intensify, so be certain to monitor local radio
stations and available television stations for additional information
and possible warnings from the National Weather Service.

&&

A severe thunderstorm watch remains in effect until 1000 PM EST for
south central and southwestern Michigan.

LAT...LON 4245 8554 4277 8534 4277 8460 4242 8460
      4242 8472 4207 8471 4207 8568
TIME...MOT...LOC 2219Z 225DEG 48KT 4233 8516 4194 8561

$$

HOVING


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