Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Paducah, KY

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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Paducah KY
1209 PM CDT SAT APR 22 2017

KYZ008-009-012-221800-
Marshall KY-Calloway KY-Trigg KY-
1209 PM CDT SAT APR 22 2017

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR CALLOWAY...SOUTHEASTERN MARSHALL
AND SOUTHERN TRIGG COUNTIES UNTIL 100 PM CDT...

At 1208 PM CDT, Doppler radar was tracking strong thunderstorms along
a line extending from 8 miles southwest of Land Between The Lakes
Area to 7 miles northeast of Lynnville to near Paris Landing State
Park. Movement was east at 40 mph.

Penny size hail and winds in excess of 30 mph will be possible with
these storms.

Locations impacted include...
Murray, Canton, Linton and New Concord.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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.

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.

If on or near Kentucky and Barkley Lake, get out of the water and
move indoors or inside a vehicle. Remember, lightning can strike out
to 10 miles from the parent thunderstorm. If you can hear thunder,
you are close enough to be struck by lightning. Move to safe shelter
now! Do not be caught on the water in a thunderstorm.

Persons in campgrounds should consider seeking sturdy shelter until
these storms pass.

&&

LAT...LON 3663 8847 3678 8812 3686 8767 3664 8770
      3663 8785 3667 8786 3668 8807 3654 8803
      3650 8805 3650 8829
TIME...MOT...LOC 1708Z 249DEG 35KT 3673 8816 3662 8846 3644 8812

$$

Smith



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