Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Louisville, KY

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOUISVILLE KY
620 PM EDT WED AUG 27 2014

KYZ035>037-039>043-272305-
ANDERSON KY-BOURBON KY-FAYETTE KY-FRANKLIN KY-HARRISON KY-NICHOLAS
KY-SCOTT KY-WOODFORD KY-
620 PM EDT WED AUG 27 2014

...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WITH DANGEROUS LIGHTNING...HEAVY RAIN...AND
40 MPH WINDS...

AT 618 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING
STRONG THUNDERSTORMS ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 8 MILES EAST OF
CYNTHIANA TO GEORGETOWN TO 5 MILES NORTHWEST OF LAWRENCEBURG...AND
MOVING EAST AT 25 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...
  GEORGETOWN...
  LEXINGTON...
  U K ARBORETUM...
  DUNBAR HIGH SCHOOL...
  BRYAN STATION...
  LANCELOT ESTATES AND MCKEES CROSSROADS...
  GEORGETOWN SCOTT COUNTY AIRPORT AND JACKSONVILLE...
  ELLISVILLE AND WALLACE...
  FAYWOOD AND DONERAIL...

THESE STORMS WILL AFFECT INTERSTATE 64 IN KENTUCKY BETWEEN MILE
MARKERS 48 AND 75.

THESE STORMS WILL AFFECT INTERSTATE 75 IN KENTUCKY BETWEEN MILE
MARKERS 111 AND 130.

THESE STORMS WILL AFFECT THE BLUEGRASS PARKWAY BETWEEN MILE MARKERS
68 AND 72.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

STRONG WINDS WITH THESE STORMS CAN TOPPLE WEAKLY ROOTED TREES...AND
DOWN POWER LINES. TAKE PRECAUTIONS NOW TO SECURE TRASH CANS...LAWN
FURNITURE AND OTHER LOOSE OUTDOOR OBJECTS. MOTORISTS IN HIGH PROFILE
VEHICLES SHOULD USE CAUTION.

&&

LAT...LON 3828 8386 3799 8459 3800 8466 3800 8467
      3811 8505 3814 8502 3826 8469 3849 8417
      3846 8410 3845 8402 3842 8393 3837 8391
      3837 8388 3832 8383
TIME...MOT...LOC 2220Z 290DEG 20KT 3842 8414 3823 8457
          3807 8496

$$

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