Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Louisville, KY

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOUISVILLE KY
705 PM EDT SAT AUG 23 2014

INZ076-077-084-090>092-232350-
CLARK IN-CRAWFORD IN-FLOYD IN-HARRISON IN-ORANGE IN-WASHINGTON IN-
705 PM EDT SAT AUG 23 2014

...STRONG THUNDERSTORM WITH DANGEROUS LIGHTNING...TORRENTIAL RAIN...
AND 50 MPH WINDS...

AT 703 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A
STRONG THUNDERSTORM 10 MILES NORTHWEST OF SALEM...AND MOVING
SOUTHEAST AT 35 MPH.

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

* THIS STORM WILL ALSO IMPACT...
  SALEM...
  HITCHCOCK AND SMEDLEY...
  HIGHLAND AND LIVONIA...
  ROSEBUD AND CANTON...
  BECKS MILL AND HARRISTOWN...

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

STRONG WINDS WITH THIS STORM 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 3878 8617 3877 8614 3877 8610 3860 8588
      3858 8588 3858 8586 3844 8569 3834 8594
      3828 8625 3868 8643 3869 8641 3869 8632
      3873 8631 3878 8622
TIME...MOT...LOC 2305Z 329DEG 30KT 3868 8623

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