Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS State College, PA

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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service State College PA
411 PM EDT FRI AUG 18 2017

PAZ065-066-182045-
Lancaster PA-York PA-
411 PM EDT FRI AUG 18 2017

...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL AFFECT PARTS OF LANCASTER AND YORK
COUNTIES UNTIL 445 PM EDT...

At 410 PM EDT, strong thunderstorms were reported along a line
extending from Sinking Spring to near Stewartstown. Movement was east
at 25 mph.

Torrential downpours and frequent lightning is expected. Wind gusts
up to 50 mph are possible.

Locations impacted include...
Akron, Millersville, New Holland, Willow Street, Ephrata, East
Petersburg, Lancaster, Lititz, Red Lion, Quarryville, Leacock,
Smithville, Strasburg, Churchtown, Cross Roads, Holtwood, Rothsville,
Terre Hill, Adamstown and Stewartstown.

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 4031 7617 4031 7614 4014 7587 4010 7594
      4004 7594 3997 7599 3993 7598 3993 7600
      3991 7599 3972 7617 3972 7678
TIME...MOT...LOC 2010Z 275DEG 21KT 4034 7602 3969 7661

$$

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