Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Louisville, KY

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOUISVILLE KY
1133 PM EDT SAT AUG 23 2014

KYZ040-047-240400-
MERCER KY-WOODFORD KY-
1133 PM EDT SAT AUG 23 2014

...A STRONG SLOW MOVING THUNDERSTORM WITH TORRENTIAL RAIN...AND
DANGEROUS LIGHTNING WILL SAG SOUTH ACROSS EASTERN MERCER COUNTY
AFFECTING HARRODSBURG...MUNDY`S LANDING...AND EBENEZER...

AT 1129 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING
A STRONG THUNDERSTORM 6 MILES NORTH OF HARRODSBURG...AND MOVING SOUTH
AT 10 MPH.

FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING...AND TORRENTIAL RAIN REDUCING
VISIBILITIES...ARE EXPECTED WITH THIS STORM.

* THIS STORM WILL ALSO IMPACT...
  HARRODSBURG...

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS OCCURRING. ONE TO TWO INCHES IS EXPECTED TO
FALL IN A VERY SHORT TIME THROUGH MIDNIGHT. 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 3772 8473 3772 8479 3770 8481 3769 8495
      3795 8492 3795 8491 3794 8490 3795 8490
      3794 8489 3795 8487 3794 8472
TIME...MOT...LOC 0331Z 005DEG 12KT 3785 8482

$$

JSD






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