Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Paducah, KY

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PADUCAH KY
957 PM CDT SUN MAY 24 2015

ILZ088-092-MOZ086-087-110>112-114-250400-
UNION IL-ALEXANDER IL-BOLLINGER MO-STODDARD MO-NEW MADRID MO-
SCOTT MO-CAPE GIRARDEAU MO-MISSISSIPPI MO-
957 PM CDT SUN MAY 24 2015

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SOUTHWESTERN UNION...WESTERN
ALEXANDER...CAPE GIRARDEAU...NORTHWESTERN MISSISSIPPI...SCOTT...
EASTERN BOLLINGER...NORTHEASTERN NEW MADRID AND NORTHEASTERN STODDARD
COUNTIES UNTIL 1100 PM CDT...

AT 956 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING STRONGS THUNDERSTORM NEAR
SIKESTON...MOVING NORTH AT 50 MPH.

WIND GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THESE STORMS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
CAPE GIRARDEAU...SIKESTON...JACKSON...SCOTT CITY...CHAFFEE...
BLOOMFIELD...JONESBORO...ADVANCE...ORAN...MINER...BENTON...
MOREHOUSE...BERTRAND...MORLEY...MATTHEWS...KELSO...BELL CITY...
DELTA...GORDONVILLE AND EAST CAPE GIRARDEAU.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS.
LIGHTNING CAN STRIKE 15 MILES AWAY FROM A THUNDERSTORM. SEEK A SAFE
SHELTER INSIDE A BUILDING OR VEHICLE.

&&

LAT...LON 3688 8995 3754 8994 3752 8926 3663 8944
TIME...MOT...LOC 0256Z 198DEG 50KT 3693 8965

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