Special Weather Statement
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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOUISVILLE KY
533 PM CDT SUN MAY 17 2015

KYZ027-028-045-053-054-062>065-073>077-081-172335-
ADAIR KY-ALLEN KY-BARREN KY-CUMBERLAND KY-EDMONSON KY-GRAYSON
KY-GREEN KY-HARDIN KY-HART KY-LARUE KY-MARION KY-METCALF KY-MONROE
KY-NELSON KY-TAYLOR KY-
533 PM CDT SUN MAY 17 2015

...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WITH DANGEROUS LIGHTNING...TORRENTIAL RAIN...
AND 50 MPH WINDS MOVING EASTWARD ACROS SOUTH-CENTRAL KENTUCKY...

AT 532 PM CDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING
STRONG THUNDERSTORMS ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 15 MILES EAST OF
LEITCHFIELD TO 10 MILES NORTHWEST OF GLASGOW TO 8 MILES NORTH OF
LAFAYETTE...AND MOVING EAST AT 40 MPH.

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

* THESE STORMS WILL ALSO IMPACT...
  TOMPKINSVILLE...
  MUNFORDVILLE...
  HODGENVILLE...
  GREENSBURG...
  GLASGOW...
  HARCOURT AND OIL CITY...
  SONORA AND NOLIN...
  GLENDALE AND WABASH...
  MATHERS MILL AND TONIEVILLE...

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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 3664 8620 3706 8611 3706 8613 3761 8607
      3772 8539 3767 8535 3719 8535 3661 8544
TIME...MOT...LOC 2233Z 248DEG 33KT 3746 8602 3710 8602
          3665 8605

$$

MJ





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