Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Jackson, KY

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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service JACKSON KY
839 PM EDT SAT APR 29 2017

KYZ110-113-300115-
Floyd-Knott-
839 PM EDT SAT APR 29 2017

...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL AFFECT NORTHEASTERN KNOTT AND CENTRAL
FLOYD COUNTIES...

At 838 PM EDT, a strong thunderstorm was located over Hollybush, or
near Hindman, moving north at 35 mph.

Winds in excess of 40 mph and nickel size hail are possible with this
storm.

Locations impacted include...
Estill, Martin, Pippa Passes, Wayland, Allen, East McDowell, Bammer,
Hippo, Handshoe, Glo, Printer, Aluba, McDowell, Betsy Layne, Ivan,
Honaker, Blue Moon, Blue River, Orkney and Hunter.

Frequent cloud to ground lightning is occurring with this storm.
Lightning can strike 10 miles away from a thunderstorm. Seek a safe
shelter inside a building or vehicle.

This storm may intensify, so be certain to monitor local radio
stations and available television stations for additional information
and possible warnings from the National Weather Service.

LAT...LON 3727 8282 3732 8294 3749 8292 3749 8291
      3754 8288 3757 8290 3765 8291 3758 8261
      3751 8262 3750 8260
TIME...MOT...LOC 0038Z 201DEG 32KT 3737 8287

$$

JMW



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