Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Jackson, KY

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON KY
952 PM EDT WED JUL 27 2016

KYZ079-083>085-280230-
WAYNE-WHITLEY-MCCREARY-PULASKI-
952 PM EDT WED JUL 27 2016

...A LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL AFFECT WAYNE...WHITLEY...
MCCREARY...AND PULASKI COUNTIES...

AT 951 PM EDT...A LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WAS ALONG A LINE
EXTENDING FROM SLAVENS TO NEAR PINE KNOT TO NEAR ZION HILL...AND
MOVING NORTHEAST AT 20 MPH.

TORRENTIAL RAINFALL...WINDS IN EXCESS OF 40 MPH...AND PEA SIZE HAIL
ARE POSSIBLE WITH THESE STORMS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
WILLIAMSBURG...WHITLEY CITY...DIXIE...NEVISDALE...PINE KNOT...
GREAT MEADOWS CAMPSITES...FABER...SUTTONS MILL...WOFFORD...CLIO...
PACKARD...BARK CAMP...SLAVENS...MOUNTAIN ASH...STEARNS...
JELLICO CREEK...EMLYN...REDBIRD...WIBORG AND CUMBERLAND FALLS S.P..

THIS INCLUDES INTERSTATE 75 IN EAST CENTRAL KENTUCKY BETWEEN MILE
MARKERS 1 AND 22.

TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS ALSO OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS...WHICH WILL
CAUSE PONDING OF WATER ON ROADWAYS. LOCALIZED FLOODING IS ALSO
POSSIBLE. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED ROADWAYS.

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

&&

LAT...LON 3661 8480 3701 8451 3696 8435 3695 8437
      3694 8436 3695 8429 3685 8404 3684 8404
      3682 8402 3672 8395 3659 8408
TIME...MOT...LOC 0151Z 208DEG 19KT 3676 8466 3665 8447 3655 8425

$$

JP


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