Severe Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Jackson, KY

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SEVERE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON KY
442 PM EDT SUN MAY 1 2016

KYC071-115-159-195-012100-
/O.CON.KJKL.SV.W.0021.000000T0000Z-160501T2100Z/
MARTIN KY-JOHNSON KY-PIKE KY-FLOYD KY-
442 PM EDT SUN MAY 1 2016

...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 500 PM EDT
FOR SOUTHWESTERN MARTIN...SOUTHEASTERN JOHNSON...NORTHWESTERN PIKE
AND NORTHEASTERN FLOYD COUNTIES...

AT 440 PM EDT...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED OVER CORN FORK
HOLLOW...OR OVER PRESTONSBURG...MOVING EAST AT 30 MPH.

HAZARD...60 MPH WIND GUSTS AND UP TO HALF DOLLAR SIZE HAIL.

SOURCE...QUARTER SIZE HAIL REPORTED BY PUBLIC.

IMPACT...HAIL DAMAGE TO VEHICLES IS EXPECTED. EXPECT WIND DAMAGE TO
         ROOFS...SIDING...AND TREES.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
PRESTONSBURG...NERO...VAN LEAR...ENDICOTT...CORN FORK HOLLOW...OAKLAWN
ESTATES...ALVIN...BAYS BRANCH...MCCOMBS...EAST POINT...LANCER...AUXIER...
DICKS CREEK...CLIFF...PLEASANT AND ODDS.

THIS INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING HIGHWAYS...
 KENTUCKY HIGHWAY 3 IN FLOYD COUNTY BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 1 AND 4.
 KENTUCKY HIGHWAY 3 IN JOHNSON COUNTY  KENTUCKY HIGHWAY 3 IN MARTIN
COUNTY BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 1 AND 3.
 U.S. HIGHWAY 23 IN FLOYD COUNTY BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 16 AND 21.
 U.S. HIGHWAY 23 IN JOHNSON COUNTY BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 0 AND 2.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

FOR YOUR PROTECTION MOVE TO AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST FLOOR OF A
BUILDING.

TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM...AND MAY LEAD TO
FLASH FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED ROADWAYS.

&&

LAT...LON 3766 8283 3778 8281 3778 8252 3760 8257
TIME...MOT...LOC 2040Z 281DEG 25KT 3770 8271

HAIL...1.25IN
WIND...60MPH

$$

DJ



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