Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Jackson, KY

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON KY
521 PM EDT THU AUG 21 2014

KYZ069-080-086>088-112>118-212145-
LAUREL-KNOTT-KNOX-JACKSON-LESLIE-LETCHER-OWSLEY-PERRY-BELL-BREATHITT-
CLAY-HARLAN-
521 PM EDT THU AUG 21 2014

...A LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS TO AFFECT THE FOLLOWING COUNTIES
THROUGH 545 PM EDT THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

   EXTREME SOUTHWESTERN KNOTT...
   NORTHEASTERN KNOX...
   SOUTHERN JACKSON...
   LESLIE...
   SOUTHERN LETCHER...
   SOUTHERN OWSLEY...
   PERRY...
   EXTREME NORTHEASTERN BELL...
   EXTREME SOUTHWESTERN BREATHITT...
   CLAY...
   NORTHERN HARLAN AND
   EASTERN LAUREL.

AT 520 PM EDT...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE
EXTENDING FROM 10 MILES SOUTHEAST OF HAZARD TO 7 MILES SOUTHEAST OF
HYDEN TO MANCHESTER TO 8 MILES NORTH OF LONDON...MOVING SOUTHEAST AT
20 MPH.

LOCATIONS AFFECTED INCLUDE...BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO...YEADDISS AROUND
525 PM EDT...ELKO AROUND 530 PM EDT...ROXANA AROUND 535 PM EDT...
OSCALOOSA AROUND 540 PM EDT...ROARK AROUND 545 PM EDT...

RESIDENTS SHOULD EXPECT HEAVY RAIN...WITH RAINFALL RATES OF UP TO ONE
INCH PER HOUR...GUSTY WINDS AS HIGH AS 30 TO 40 MPH...FREQUENT
LIGHTNING AND POSSIBLY SMALL HAIL IN THESE AREAS.

THE HEAVY RAIN WILL LIKELY CAUSE PONDING OF WATER ON AREA ROADWAYS.
MOTORISTS ARE URGED TO DRIVE CAREFULLY.

&&

LAT...LON 3704 8415 3728 8421 3731 8413 3738 8415
      3739 8316 3717 8310 3708 8272 3704 8272
      3698 8286 3695 8286 3685 8313
TIME...MOT...LOC 2120Z 331DEG 19KT 3717 8304 3708 8329
          3717 8375 3724 8410

$$

PELTON




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