Special Weather Statement
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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOUISVILLE KY
103 AM EDT MON JUL 14 2014

KYZ029-038>040-045>048-055-056-140535-
ANDERSON KY-BOYLE KY-BULLITT KY-GARRARD KY-JESSAMINE KY-MERCER
KY-NELSON KY-SPENCER KY-WASHINGTON KY-WOODFORD KY-
103 AM EDT MON JUL 14 2014

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

AT 100 AM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING
STRONG THUNDERSTORMS OVER AN AREA EXTENDING FROM NICHOLASVILLE TO 10
MILES NORTHEAST OF SPRINGFIELD TO 6 MILES SOUTHWEST OF
SHEPHERDSVILLE...AND MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 15 MPH.

FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING...TORRENTIAL RAIN REDUCING
VISIBILITIES...AND BRIEF GUSTY WINDS OF AROUND 35 TO 40 MPH...ARE
EXPECTED WITH THESE STORMS.

* THESE STORMS WILL ALSO IMPACT...
  VERSAILLES...
  SHEPHERDSVILLE...
  NICHOLASVILLE...
  LAWRENCEBURG...
  HARRODSBURG...
  SCUFFLETOWN AND MOORESVILLE...
  VINEYARD AND LITSEY...
  LEBANON JUNCTION AND SAMUELS FIELD AIRPORT...
  MOUNT LEBANON AND CROAKES...

THESE STORMS WILL AFFECT INTERSTATE 65 IN KENTUCKY BETWEEN MILE
MARKERS 105 AND 117.

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

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 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 3780 8448 3766 8494 3772 8540 3773 8540
      3772 8542 3775 8569 3800 8588 3801 8564
      3794 8520 3812 8474 3802 8465 3801 8466
      3800 8463 3780 8446
TIME...MOT...LOC 0503Z 322DEG 13KT 3789 8460 3777 8508
          3791 8576

$$

RJS







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