Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Issued by NWS Jackson, KY

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON KY
1142 AM EDT WED AUG 17 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN JACKSON KY HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...
  SOUTHERN JOHNSON COUNTY IN NORTHEASTERN KENTUCKY...
  NORTHEASTERN MAGOFFIN COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN KENTUCKY...
  NORTHERN FLOYD COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN KENTUCKY...

* UNTIL 1215 PM EDT

* AT 1142 AM EDT...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED OVER
  RICEVILLE... OR 8 MILES EAST OF SALYERSVILLE...MOVING EAST AT 25
  MPH.

  HAZARD...60 MPH WIND GUSTS.

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

  IMPACT...EXPECT DAMAGE TO ROOFS...SIDING...AND TREES.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  PAINTSVILLE...PRESTONSBURG...RICEVILLE...MEALLY...WEST VAN LEAR...
  HAGERHILL...SWAMP BRANCH...STAFFORDSVILLE...CORN FORK HOLLOW...
  BOONS CAMP...OFFUTT...GYPSY...DOBSON...NILES...BAYS BRANCH...
  OIL SPRINGS...LANCER...AUXIER...DICKS CREEK AND BALLOT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

FOR YOUR PROTECTION MOVE TO AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST FLOOR OF A
BUILDING.

LARGE HAIL AND DAMAGING WINDS AND CONTINUOUS CLOUD TO GROUND
LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM. MOVE INDOORS IMMEDIATELY.
LIGHTNING IS ONE OF NATURES LEADING KILLERS. REMEMBER...IF YOU CAN
HEAR THUNDER...YOU ARE CLOSE ENOUGH TO BE STRUCK BY LIGHTNING.

&&

LAT...LON 3766 8297 3783 8298 3787 8264 3785 8267
      3782 8265 3779 8268 3778 8265 3775 8266
      3773 8263 3772 8264 3771 8262 3767 8261
TIME...MOT...LOC 1542Z 264DEG 23KT 3772 8292

HAIL...<.75IN
WIND...60MPH

$$

RAY



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