Special Weather Statement
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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOBILE AL
504 PM CDT TUE SEP 16 2014

ALZ063-162300-
LOWER MOBILE AL-
504 PM CDT TUE SEP 16 2014

...A LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL AFFECT SOUTHWESTERN MOBILE
COUNTY IN SOUTHWEST ALABAMA...THROUGH 600 PM CDT...

AT 502 PM CDT...A LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WAS LOCATED ALONG A
LINE EXTENDING FROM 9 MILES WEST OF REGIONAL AIRPORT IN WEST MOBILE
TO 7 MILES WEST OF POINT CLEAR...AND MOVING SOUTH AT 20 MPH.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  EASTERN DAUPHIN ISLAND...                   CODEN...
  TILLMANS CORNER...    THEODORE...           GRAND BAY...
  BELLE FONTAINE...     BAYOU LA BATRE...

THIS INCLUDES INTERSTATE 10 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 1 AND 17.

THE PRIMARY THREATS FROM THESE STORMS ARE WIND GUSTS UP TO 55 MPH.
WINDS THIS STRONG COULD BLOW OFF TREE LIMBS AND ALSO BLOW AROUND
SMALL UNSECURED OBJECTS. SEEK SHELTER UNTIL THESE STORMS HAVE PASSED.

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 CREATE PONDING OF WATER ON
ROADWAYS...WHICH MAY CAUSE VEHICLES TO HYDROPLANE. TRAVELERS ARE
URGED TO USE CAUTION.

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