Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Jackson, KY

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON KY
119 PM EDT SUN JUL 27 2014

KYZ068-069-080-271800-
ROCKCASTLE-LAUREL-JACKSON-
119 PM EDT SUN JUL 27 2014

...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM TO AFFECT THE FOLLOWING COUNTIES THROUGH 200
PM EDT SUNDAY AFTERNOON...

   SOUTHERN JACKSON...
   ROCKCASTLE AND
   NORTH CENTRAL LAUREL.

AT 119 PM EDT...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED 6 MILES NORTHWEST
OF GUM SULPHUR...OR 13 MILES NORTHWEST OF MOUNT VERNON...MOVING EAST
AT 50 MPH.

LOCATIONS AFFECTED INCLUDE...BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO...HIATT AROUND
125 PM EDT...WILDIE AROUND 130 PM EDT...BUMMER AROUND 135 PM
EDT...JOHNETTA AROUND 140 PM EDT...AND DANGO AROUND 145 PM EDT.

RESIDENTS SHOULD EXPECT VERY HEAVY RAIN...WITH RAINFALL RATES BETWEEN
ONE AND TWO INCHES PER HOUR...GUSTY WINDS OF 40 TO 50 MPH...FREQUENT
LIGHTNING AND SMALL HAIL IN THESE AREAS.

DANGEROUS CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING IS ASSOCIATED WITH THIS
THUNDERSTORM. TAKE SHELTER IMMEDIATELY. REMEMBER...IF YOU CAN HEAR
THUNDER THEN LIGHTNING IS CLOSE ENOUGH TO BE A HAZARD.

A TORNADO WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 800 PM EDT SUNDAY EVENING FOR
EASTERN KENTUCKY.

$$

GREIF







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