Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Louisville, KY

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOUISVILLE KY
147 AM EDT WED AUG 20 2014

INZ078-079-KYZ032-200630-
JEFFERSON IN-SCOTT IN-TRIMBLE KY-
147 AM EDT WED AUG 20 2014

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

AT 145 AM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A
STRONG THUNDERSTORM 11 MILES SOUTH OF VERNON...AND MOVING EAST AT 25
MPH.

CONTINUOUS CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING...TORRENTIAL RAIN REDUCING
VISIBILITIES...AND GUSTY WINDS OF AROUND 30 TO 40 MPH...ARE EXPECTED
WITH THIS STORM.

* THIS STORM WILL ALSO IMPACT...
  SCOTTSBURG...
  MADISON...
  MIDDLEFORK AND SMYRNA...
  WIRT AND MADISON MUNICIPAL AIRPORT...
  NORTH MADISON...
  BELLEVIEW AND RINGWALD...

THIS STORM WILL AFFECT INTERSTATE 65 IN INDIANA BETWEEN MILE MARKERS
29 AND 33.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

FREQUENT LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM. MOVE INDOORS IF
POSSIBLE. STAY AWAY FROM WINDOWS AND DOORS...AND AVOID USING THE
TELEPHONE UNLESS IT IS AN EMERGENCY.

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

&&

LAT...LON 3891 8520 3869 8519 3869 8521 3874 8526
      3873 8532 3864 8524 3864 8582 3873 8589
      3874 8585 3881 8579 3883 8573 3882 8570
      3883 8562 3885 8562 3886 8558 3892 8554
TIME...MOT...LOC 0547Z 273DEG 23KT 3883 8555

$$

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