Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Louisville, KY

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOUISVILLE KY
743 PM EDT FRI AUG 22 2014

KYZ030-230010-
JEFFERSON KY-
743 PM EDT FRI AUG 22 2014

...STRONG THUNDERSTORM WITH FREQUENT LIGHTNING...HEAVY RAIN...AND 45
MPH WINDS AFFECTING ST MATTHEWS AND THE EAST END OF LOUISVILLE...

AT 737 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A
STRONG THUNDERSTORM NEAR ST. MATTHEWS...AND MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 25
MPH.

FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING...HEAVY RAIN REDUCING
VISIBILITIES...AND GUSTY WINDS OF AROUND 40 TO 50 MPH...ARE EXPECTED
WITH THIS STORM. THIS STORM WILL MAINLY AFFECT AREAS NORTH AND EAST
OF BARDSTOWN ROAD.

* THIS STORM WILL ALSO IMPACT...
  ST. MATTHEWS...
  LYNDON...
  JEFFERSONTOWN...
  FERN CREEK...
  ANCHORAGE...
  ROUTT AND FISHERVILLE...

THIS STORM WILL AFFECT INTERSTATE 64 IN KENTUCKY BETWEEN MILE MARKERS
10 AND 8.

THIS STORM WILL AFFECT INTERSTATE 71 IN KENTUCKY BETWEEN MILE MARKERS
1 AND 5.

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.

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 3823 8541 3813 8543 3811 8544 3808 8555
      3808 8557 3826 8576 3829 8568 3833 8565
      3833 8564
TIME...MOT...LOC 2341Z 312DEG 21KT 3824 8563

$$

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