Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Louisville, KY

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WWUS83 KLMK 271509
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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOUISVILLE KY
1109 AM EDT SUN JUL 27 2014

KYZ034-038-039-045-047-271555-
ANDERSON KY-MERCER KY-NELSON KY-SHELBY KY-SPENCER KY-
1109 AM EDT SUN JUL 27 2014

...STRONG THUNDERSTORM WITH DANGEROUS LIGHTNING...TORRENTIAL
RAIN...PENNY SIZE HAIL...AND 50 MPH WINDS MOVING ACROSS SPENCER
COUNTY KENTUCKY...

AT 1107 AM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING
A STRONG THUNDERSTORM NEAR TAYLORSVILLE...AND MOVING EAST AT 60 MPH.

CONTINUOUS CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING...TORRENTIAL RAIN REDUCING
VISIBILITIES...PENNY SIZE HAIL...AND STRONG GUSTY WINDS OF AROUND 45
TO 50 MPH...ARE EXPECTED WITH THIS STORM.

FREQUENT LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM. MOVE INDOORS IF
POSSIBLE. STAY AWAY FROM WINDOWS AND DOORS...AND AVOID USING THE
TELEPHONE UNLESS IT IS AN EMERGENCY.

TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS OCCURRING. EXPECT PONDING OF WATER ON LOCAL
ROADWAYS. DRIVERS SHOULD SLOW DOWN AND TURN ON THEIR HEADLIGHTS IF
ENCOUNTERING HEAVY RAINS.

* THIS STORM WILL ALSO IMPACT...
  TAYLORSVILLE...
  LAWRENCEBURG...
  VAN BUREN AND MOUNT EDEN...
  DRYDOCK AND GLENSBORO...
  FOX CREEK AND HICKORY GROVE...
  MCBRAYER AND NEVIN...

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

IF YOU ARE IN THE PATH OF THIS STORM...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 3788 8485 3790 8511 3792 8512 3791 8513
      3793 8542 3811 8539 3809 8485
TIME...MOT...LOC 1509Z 277DEG 54KT 3801 8528

$$

MJ





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