Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Louisville, KY

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOUISVILLE KY
1240 AM EDT WED AUG 20 2014

KYZ033>035-200510-
FRANKLIN KY-HENRY KY-SHELBY KY-
1240 AM EDT WED AUG 20 2014

...A BROKEN LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WITH DANGEROUS
LIGHTNING...HEAVY RAIN...AND 40 MPH WINDS WILL MOVE NORTHEAST ACROSS
HENRY AND NORTHERN FRANKLIN COUNTIES...

AT 1238 AM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING
STRONG THUNDERSTORMS ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 6 MILES NORTH OF NEW
CASTLE TO 11 MILES NORTHWEST OF FRANKFORT TO FRANKFORT...AND MOVING
EAST AT 30 MPH.

FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING...HEAVY RAIN REDUCING
VISIBILITIES...AND GUSTY WINDS OF AROUND 35 TO 40 MPH...ARE EXPECTED
WITH THESE STORMS.

* THESE STORMS WILL ALSO IMPACT...
  NEW CASTLE...
  PORT ROYAL AND SLABTOWN...
  POLSGROVE AND ORVILLE...

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

BE AWARE THAT A GUST FRONT PRECEDING THESE STORMS WILL GENERATE
STRONG AND GUSTY WINDS WELL BEFORE THE ARRIVAL OF ANY RAIN.

IF YOU ARE IN THE PATH OF THESE STORMS...SEEK SHELTER INDOORS AND
STAY AWAY FROM WINDOWS. STAY TUNED TO NOAA ALL HAZARDS RADIO...
WEATHER.GOV/LOUISVILLE ON THE INTERNET...OR LOCAL MEDIA FOR LATER
UPDATES AND POSSIBLE WARNINGS.

&&

LAT...LON 3855 8500 3851 8502 3852 8498 3849 8499
      3846 8494 3847 8492 3845 8490 3844 8492
      3842 8488 3838 8489 3835 8481 3823 8511
      3846 8535 3850 8531 3849 8528 3853 8524
      3859 8507
TIME...MOT...LOC 0439Z 253DEG 36KT 3852 8514 3832 8500
          3824 8493

$$

JSD








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