Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Mobile, AL

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOBILE AL
614 PM CDT TUE AUG 19 2014

ALZ051>053-200030-
CHOCTAW AL-WASHINGTON AL-CLARKE AL-
614 PM CDT TUE AUG 19 2014

...THUNDERSTORMS WITH STRONG GUSTY WINDS AND FREQUENT LIGHTING WILL
AFFECT SOUTHERN CHOCTAW...NORTHERN WASHINGTON AND NORTHERN CLARKE
COUNTIES IN SOUTHWEST ALABAMA...THROUGH 730 PM CDT...

AT 606 PM CDT...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED BETWEEN CONTWELL
AND 15 MILES WEST OF GROVE HILL...5 MILES SOUTHEAST OF COFFEEVILLE
MOVING EAST AT 5 MPH.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  SILAS...              WHATLEY...            THOMASVILLE...
  GROVE HILL...         FULTON...             COFFEEVILLE...
  MILLRY...             CONTWELL...

THE PRIMARY THREATS FROM THESE STORMS ARE WIND GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH.
WINDS THIS STRONG COULD BLOW OFF TREE LIMBS AND ALSO BLOW AROUND
SMALL UNSECURED OBJECTS. SEEK SHELTER UNTIL THESE STORMS HAS PASSED.

SMALL HAIL IS ALSO POSSIBLE WITH THESE STORMS.

FREQUENT LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS. IF
OUTDOORS...STAY AWAY FROM ISOLATED HIGH OBJECTS SUCH AS TREES. MOVE
INDOORS IF POSSIBLE. STAY AWAY FROM WINDOWS AND DOORS. AVOID USING
WIRED TELEPHONES DIRECTLY CONNECTED TO OUTSIDE PHONE LINES.

HAZARDOUS DRIVING CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED. HEAVY RAINFALL WILL
GREATLY RESTRICT VISIBILITY AND CAUSE PONDING OF WATER ON
ROADWAYS...WHICH MAY CAUSE VEHICLES TO HYDROPLANE. TRAVELERS ARE
URGED TO USE CAUTION.

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