Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Birmingham, AL

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BIRMINGHAM AL
258 PM CDT SUN AUG 21 2016

ALZ035-212030-
CHILTON AL-
258 PM CDT SUN AUG 21 2016

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR NORTH CENTRAL CHILTON COUNTY
UNTIL 330 PM CDT...

AT 257 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM NEAR
JEMISON...MOVING EAST AT 20 MPH.

WINDS IN EXCESS OF 40 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THIS STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
CALERA...CLANTON...JEMISON...THORSBY...GAP OF THE MOUNTAIN...
CHILTON COUNTY MOTOR SPORTS PARK...LAY LAKE...CAMPBELL...
MINOOKA PARK...I 65 REST AREA...LOMAX AND WAXAHATCHEE CREEK.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS ALSO OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM...AND MAY LEAD
TO LOCALIZED FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED
ROADWAYS.

FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM.
LIGHTNING CAN STRIKE 10 MILES AWAY FROM A THUNDERSTORM. SEEK A SAFE
SHELTER INSIDE A BUILDING OR VEHICLE.

&&

LAT...LON 3289 8688 3307 8688 3307 8661 3306 8662
      3305 8662 3306 8660 3305 8660 3302 8656
      3303 8653 3302 8652 3279 8665
TIME...MOT...LOC 1957Z 290DEG 19KT 3301 8682

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