Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Wilmington, OH

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON OH
339 AM EDT WED AUG 20 2014

OHZ073-074-082-088-200815-
HOCKING OH-PIKE OH-ROSS OH-SCIOTO OH-
339 AM EDT WED AUG 20 2014

...A LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL AFFECT SCIOTO...EASTERN
ROSS...EASTERN PIKE AND SOUTHWESTERN HOCKING COUNTIES THROUGH 415 AM
EDT...

AT 336 AM EDT...RADAR INDICATED STRONG THUNDERSTORMS ALONG A LINE
EXTENDING FROM ANDERSONVILLE TO LAKE WHITE TO 6 MILES SOUTH OF TURKEY
CREEK LAKE...MOVING EAST AT 30 MPH.

STORM HAZARDS INCLUDE...
WINDS TO 40 MPH...
ONE HALF INCH DIAMETER HAIL...
FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING...
VERY HEAVY RAIN...

SOME LOCATIONS THAT MAY BE AFFECTED INCLUDE...PIKETON...WAVERLY...
CHILLICOTHE...LUCASVILLE...PORTSMOUTH...WHEELERSBURG AND FRANKLIN
FURNACE.

ALSO...NORTH FORK VILLAGE...WAKEFIELD...MCDERMOTT...ANDERSONVILLE...
FRIENDSHIP...MASSIEVILLE...SCIOTO TRAIL STATE PARK...PIKE COUNTY
AIRPORT...GIVENS AND OMEGA ARE NEAR THE PATH OF THIS LINE OF STRONG
THUNDERSTORMS.

DO NOT STAY IN THE OPEN NOR SEEK SHELTER UNDER TREES WHEN LIGHTNING
THREATENS. MOVE INDOORS WHEN THUNDERSTORMS APPROACH. WATER WILL POND
ON ROADS AND MAY QUICKLY FILL ROADSIDE DITCHES AND SMALL STREAMS.

RESIDENTS IN THESE AREAS SHOULD REMAIN ALERT. IF THESE STORMS BECOME
STRONGER...THEN A WARNING MAY BE NEEDED.

LAT...LON 3859 8285 3875 8288 3872 8303 3864 8313
      3866 8326 3908 8312 3943 8318 3948 8256
      3937 8254 3936 8274 3896 8280 3894 8275
      3886 8275 3885 8265 3876 8265 3873 8269
      3869 8269 3867 8276 3860 8274 3859 8275

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