Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Burlington, VT

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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Burlington VT
1238 AM EDT SAT AUG 12 2017

NYZ087-120545-
Southwestern St. Lawrence-
1238 AM EDT SAT AUG 12 2017

...A LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL AFFECT SOUTHWESTERN ST.
LAWRENCE COUNTY...

At 1237 AM EDT, radar indicated strong thunderstorms located along a
line extending from 10 miles north of Kring Point State Park to near
Clayton. Movement was east at 25 mph.

Winds in excess of 30 mph and pea size hail are possible with these
storms.

Locations impacted include...
Gouverneur, Ogdensburg, Lisbon, De Kalb, Fowler, Heuvelton,
Richville, Edwardsville, Hammond, Morristown, Rensselaer Falls, De
Peyster, Rossie, Chippewa Bay, South Hammond, Nelson Corner, North
Hammond, Jacques Cartier State Park, North Gouverneur and Balmat.

Torrential rainfall is also occurring with these storms, and may
cause 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.

These storms may intensify, so be certain to monitor local radio
stations and available television stations for additional information
and possible warnings from the National Weather Service.

LAT...LON 4441 7579 4442 7579 4442 7581 4445 7575
      4447 7578 4451 7575 4474 7545 4477 7536
      4477 7530 4426 7536 4422 7544 4437 7580
      4441 7584
TIME...MOT...LOC 0437Z 248DEG 23KT 4452 7589 4418 7601

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