Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Jackson, KY

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34
000
WWUS83 KJKL 311837
SPSJKL

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON KY
237 PM EDT SUN MAY 31 2015

KYZ110-119-120-311915-
MARTIN-FLOYD-PIKE-
237 PM EDT SUN MAY 31 2015

...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL AFFECT MARTIN...FLOYD...PIKE...

AT 237 PM EDT...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WAS OVER JUSTELL...OR 9 MILES
NORTHWEST OF PIKEVILLE...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 35 MPH.

WINDS IN EXCESS OF 30 MPH AND PEA SIZE HAIL ARE POSSIBLE WITH THIS
STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
PRESTONSBURG...COAL RUN VILLAGE...MARTIN...FOREST HILLS...WARFIELD...
ALLEN...CORN FORK HOLLOW...BRADBURY...THREEFORKS...DAVELLA...
HAROLD...ALPHORETTA...DICKS CREEK...WHITEPOST...LAURA...DEBORD...
HONAKER...BLUE MOON...GRETHEL AND HATFIELD STATION.

THIS INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING HIGHWAYS...
 KENTUCKY HIGHWAY 3 IN MARTIN COUNTY BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 1 AND 8.
 KENTUCKY HIGHWAY 80 IN FLOYD COUNTY BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 7 AND 14.
 U.S. HIGHWAY 119 IN PIKE COUNTY BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 9 AND 16...AND
BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 22 AND 24.
 U.S. HIGHWAY 23 IN FLOYD COUNTY BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 1 AND 17.
 U.S. HIGHWAY 23 IN PIKE COUNTY BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 29 AND 32.

FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM.
LIGHTNING CAN STRIKE MILES AWAY FROM A THUNDERSTORM. SEEK A SAFE
SHELTER INSIDE A BUILDING OR VEHICLE.

&&

LAT...LON 3747 8268 3758 8286 3768 8280 3774 8270
      3772 8264 3777 8265 3790 8244 3786 8242
      3781 8240 3776 8233 3776 8231 3774 8233
      3770 8230 3767 8230 3764 8222
TIME...MOT...LOC 1837Z 231DEG 31KT 3755 8266

$$

KAS



USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.