Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Huntsville, AL

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HUNTSVILLE AL
1231 PM CDT SAT AUG 29 2015

ALZ001>005-007-291815-
MORGAN AL-LAUDERDALE AL-LAWRENCE AL-COLBERT AL-FRANKLIN AL-
LIMESTONE AL-
1231 PM CDT SAT AUG 29 2015

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR NORTHWESTERN MORGAN...EASTERN
LAUDERDALE...LAWRENCE...EASTERN COLBERT...EASTERN FRANKLIN AND
LIMESTONE COUNTIES UNTIL 115 PM CDT...

AT 1230 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A LINE OF STRONG
THUNDERSTORMS ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM LEXINGTON TO PHIL
CAMPBELL...AND MOVING WEST AT 20 MPH.

VERY HEAVY DOWNPOURS...OCCASIONAL CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING...WINDS
IN EXCESS OF 30 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THESE STORMS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
DECATUR...FLORENCE...ATHENS...MUSCLE SHOALS...RUSSELLVILLE...
TUSCUMBIA...MOULTON...TRINITY...ROGERSVILLE AND ARDMORE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL IS ALSO OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS...AND MAY
LEAD TO MINOR FLOODING ON ROADS AND IN LOW LYING AREAS. DO NOT DRIVE
YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED ROADWAYS.

IF ON OR NEAR LAKE WHEELER OR LAKE WILSON...GET OUT OF THE WATER AND
MOVE INDOORS OR INSIDE A VEHICLE. REMEMBER...LIGHTNING CAN STRIKE
OUT TO 15 MILES FROM THE PARENT THUNDERSTORM. IF YOU CAN HEAR
THUNDER...YOU ARE CLOSE ENOUGH TO BE STRUCK BY LIGHTNING. MOVE TO
SAFE SHELTER NOW. DO NOT BE CAUGHT ON THE WATER IN A THUNDERSTORM.

&&

LAT...LON 3500 8749 3499 8679 3430 8716 3432 8799
TIME...MOT...LOC 1730Z 108DEG 15KT 3503 8719 3437 8768

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