Severe Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Grand Rapids, MI

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SEVERE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
628 PM EDT SAT APR 12 2014

MIC037-057-122300-
/O.CON.KGRR.SV.W.0006.000000T0000Z-140412T2300Z/
CLINTON MI-GRATIOT MI-
628 PM EDT SAT APR 12 2014

...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR GRATIOT AND
CLINTON COUNTIES UNTIL 700 PM EDT...

AT 625 PM EDT...SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE
EXTENDING FROM ITHACA TO 5 MILES NORTHWEST OF ST. JOHNS TO 5 MILES
WEST OF MERLE BEACH...AND MOVING EAST AT 55 MPH.

HAZARD...60 MPH WIND GUSTS...QUARTER SIZE HAIL AND POSSIBLE TORNADO.

SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

IMPACT...HAIL DAMAGE TO VEHICLES IS EXPECTED. EXPECT WIND DAMAGE TO
         ROOFS...SIDING AND TREES.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  ALMA...               ST. JOHNS...          ASHLEY...
  ITHACA...             ELSIE...              DEWITT...
  SEVILLE TWP...        LAFAYETTE TWP...      FOREST HILL...
  ELM HALL...           POMPEII...            NORTH STAR...
  ELWELL...             RIVERDALE...          SUMNER...
  BRIDGEVILLE...        BANNISTER...          WHEELER...

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

THIS IS AN EXTREMELY DANGEROUS SITUATION. THESE STORMS ARE PRODUCING
WIDESPREAD WIND DAMAGE ACROSS NORTHERN CLINTON COUNTY. SEEK SHELTER
NOW INSIDE A STURDY STRUCTURE AND STAY AWAY FROM WINDOWS.

&&

LAT...LON 4277 8441 4289 8484 4347 8484 4347 8437
      4277 8437
TIME...MOT...LOC 2227Z 270DEG 47KT 4329 8459 4306 8459
          4291 8465

TORNADO...POSSIBLE
HAIL...1.00IN
WIND...60MPH

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