Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Birmingham, AL

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BIRMINGHAM AL
439 PM CDT MON AUG 29 2016

ALZ048-292245-
RUSSELL AL-
439 PM CDT MON AUG 29 2016

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR RUSSELL COUNTY UNTIL 545 PM
CDT...

AT 439 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING STRONG THUNDERSTORMS ALONG
A LINE EXTENDING FROM COLUMBUS TO RUSSELL COUNTY SPORTS COMPLEX TO 8
MILES SOUTHEAST OF SEALE. MOVEMENT WAS WEST AT 25 MPH.

WINDS IN EXCESS OF 40 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THESE STORMS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
PHENIX CITY...HURTSBORO...LADONIA...UCHEE...SEALE...
RUSSELL COUNTY SPORTS COMPLEX...PHENIX DRAG STRIP...CRAWFORD...
LADONIA SPORTS COMPLEX...CARTER ACRES...RUTHERFORD...PARKMANVILLE...
HATCHECHUBBE...FORT MITCHELL...
FORT MITCHELL ACTIVITY CENTER AND UCHEE CREEK.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

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

&&

LAT...LON 3226 8489 3225 8492 3224 8491 3222 8493
      3222 8498 3220 8496 3218 8501 3213 8506
      3210 8522 3215 8526 3215 8543 3241 8543
      3241 8533 3247 8533 3247 8506 3251 8506
      3251 8501 3246 8500 3242 8496 3233 8501
TIME...MOT...LOC 2139Z 068DEG 20KT 3247 8499 3234 8513 3220 8507

$$

87/GRANTHAM


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