Severe Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Jackson, KY

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WWUS53 KJKL 171557
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SEVERE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON KY
1157 AM EDT WED AUG 17 2016

KYC153-171606-
/O.CAN.KJKL.SV.W.0119.000000T0000Z-160817T1615Z/
MAGOFFIN KY-
1157 AM EDT WED AUG 17 2016

...THE SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR NORTHEASTERN MAGOFFIN COUNTY
IS CANCELLED...

THE SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WHICH PROMPTED THE WARNING HAS MOVED OUT OF
THE WARNED AREA. THEREFORE THE WARNING HAS BEEN CANCELLED.

LAT...LON 3767 8262 3766 8293 3767 8294 3778 8295
      3781 8298 3783 8298 3787 8264 3785 8267
      3782 8265 3779 8268 3778 8265 3775 8266
      3773 8263 3772 8264 3770 8262
TIME...MOT...LOC 1556Z 264DEG 23KT 3773 8280

$$

KYC071-115-171615-
/O.CON.KJKL.SV.W.0119.000000T0000Z-160817T1615Z/
JOHNSON KY-FLOYD KY-
1157 AM EDT WED AUG 17 2016

...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1215 PM EDT
FOR SOUTHERN JOHNSON AND NORTHERN FLOYD COUNTIES...

AT 1156 AM EDT...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED OVER EAST POINT...
OR NEAR PRESTONSBURG...MOVING EAST AT 25 MPH.

HAZARD...60 MPH WIND GUSTS AND NICKEL SIZE HAIL.

SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

IMPACT...EXPECT DAMAGE TO ROOFS...SIDING...AND TREES.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
PAINTSVILLE...PRESTONSBURG...RICEVILLE...MEALLY...WEST VAN LEAR...
HAGERHILL...SWAMP BRANCH...STAFFORDSVILLE...CORN FORK HOLLOW...
BOONS CAMP...OFFUTT...DOBSON...NILES...BAYS BRANCH...OIL SPRINGS...
LANCER...AUXIER...DICKS CREEK...BALLOT AND TUTOR KEY.

THIS INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING HIGHWAYS...
 KENTUCKY HIGHWAY 3 IN FLOYD COUNTY BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 1 AND 4.
 KENTUCKY HIGHWAY 3 IN JOHNSON COUNTY  U.S. HIGHWAY 23 IN FLOYD
COUNTY BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 17 AND 21.
 U.S. HIGHWAY 23 IN JOHNSON COUNTY BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 0 AND 8.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

LARGE HAIL AND DAMAGING WINDS AND CONTINUOUS CLOUD TO GROUND
LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM. MOVE INDOORS IMMEDIATELY.
LIGHTNING IS ONE OF NATURES LEADING KILLERS. REMEMBER...IF YOU CAN
HEAR THUNDER...YOU ARE CLOSE ENOUGH TO BE STRUCK BY LIGHTNING.

&&

LAT...LON 3767 8262 3766 8293 3767 8294 3778 8295
      3781 8298 3783 8298 3787 8264 3785 8267
      3782 8265 3779 8268 3778 8265 3775 8266
      3773 8263 3772 8264 3770 8262
TIME...MOT...LOC 1556Z 264DEG 23KT 3773 8280

HAIL...0.88IN
WIND...60MPH

$$

RAY



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