Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Jackson, KY

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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service JACKSON KY
227 AM EST SAT FEB 25 2017

KYZ109-110-113-119-120-250815-
Martin-Floyd-Pike-Knott-Magoffin-
227 AM EST SAT FEB 25 2017

...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL AFFECT MARTIN...NORTHERN KNOTT...
FLOYD...NORTHWESTERN PIKE AND SOUTHEASTERN MAGOFFIN COUNTIES
THROUGH 315 AM EST...

At 226 AM EST, a strong thunderstorm was located over Bolyn, or 8
miles north of Hindman, moving northeast at 45 mph.

Wind gusts to around 40 mph and pea size hail are possible with this
storm.

Locations impacted include...
Pikeville, Prestonsburg, Estill, Coal Run Village, Martin, Forest
Hills, Wayland, Warfield, Allen, Meta, Pilgrim, Bammer, Handshoe,
Davella, Glo, Lancer, McDowell, Piso, Blue Moon and Blue River.

THIS INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING HIGHWAYS...
 Kentucky Highway 3 in Martin County between mile markers 3 and 6.
 Kentucky Highway 80 in Floyd County between mile markers 1 and 14.
 Kentucky Highway 80 in Knott County between mile markers 6 and 7,
and between mile markers 10 and 20.
 U.S. Highway 119 in Pike County between mile markers 1 and 2, and
between mile markers 5 and 24.
 U.S. Highway 23 in Floyd County between mile markers 1 and 16.
 U.S. Highway 23 in Pike County between mile markers 27 and 32.

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.

LAT...LON 3735 8303 3748 8306 3751 8302 3750 8296
      3750 8295 3752 8299 3753 8299 3773 8269
      3772 8264 3775 8265 3790 8244 3787 8241
      3781 8240 3776 8231 3774 8233 3767 8230
      3765 8223 3762 8221 3764 8217 3761 8217
TIME...MOT...LOC 0726Z 233DEG 39KT 3745 8293

$$

JP


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