Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Louisville, KY

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOUISVILLE KY
635 PM EDT TUE SEP 2 2014

KYZ036-037-040>042-048-049-057-022335-
BOURBON KY-CLARK KY-FAYETTE KY-HARRISON KY-JESSAMINE KY-MADISON
KY-SCOTT KY-WOODFORD KY-
635 PM EDT TUE SEP 2 2014

...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WITH DANGEROUS LIGHTNING...TORRENTIAL RAIN...
AND 50 MPH WINDS MOVING THROUGH THE BLUEGRASS REGION OF CENTRAL
KENTUCKY...

AT 632 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A
STRONG THUNDERSTORM NEAR GEORGETOWN...AND MOVING EAST AT 45 MPH.

CONTINUOUS CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING...TORRENTIAL RAIN REDUCING
VISIBILITIES...AND STRONG GUSTY WINDS OF AROUND 45 TO 50 MPH...ARE
EXPECTED WITH THIS STORM.

* THIS STORM WILL ALSO IMPACT...
  GEORGETOWN...
  LEXINGTON...
  VETERANS PARK...
  FAYETTE MALL...
  U K ARBORETUM...
  MATTOXTOWN AND LORADALE...
  MUIR AND ELMENDORF...
  HUTCHISON AND MONTEREY...
  SIDVILLE AND ESCONDIDA...

FREQUENT LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM. MOVE INDOORS IF
POSSIBLE. STAY AWAY FROM WINDOWS AND DOORS...AND AVOID USING THE
TELEPHONE UNLESS IT IS AN EMERGENCY.

TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS OCCURRING. EXPECT PONDING OF WATER ON LOCAL
ROADWAYS. DRIVERS SHOULD SLOW DOWN AND TURN ON THEIR HEADLIGHTS IF
ENCOUNTERING HEAVY RAINS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

IF YOU ARE IN THE PATH OF THIS STORM...SEEK SHELTER INDOORS AND STAY
AWAY FROM WINDOWS. STAY TUNED TO NOAA ALL HAZARDS
RADIO...WEATHER.GOV/LOUISVILLE ON THE INTERNET...OR LOCAL MEDIA FOR
LATER UPDATES AND POSSIBLE WARNINGS.

&&

LAT...LON 3818 8398 3812 8407 3799 8400 3783 8403
      3784 8405 3782 8407 3784 8409 3782 8411
      3800 8473 3836 8457 3824 8406 3823 8406
      3822 8401 3820 8399 3822 8399 3821 8397
TIME...MOT...LOC 2234Z 285DEG 38KT 3818 8452

$$

MJ




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