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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PITTSBURGH PA
609 PM EDT FRI SEP 4 2015

PAZ008-009-014>016-022-042245-
JEFFERSON-VENANGO-CLARION-BUTLER-FOREST-ARMSTRONG-
609 PM EDT FRI SEP 4 2015

...A LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL AFFECT CLARION...SOUTHEASTERN
FOREST...NORTHWESTERN ARMSTRONG...SOUTH CENTRAL VENANGO...
NORTHWESTERN JEFFERSON AND NORTHEASTERN BUTLER COUNTIES...

AT 609 PM EDT...RADAR INDICATED STRONG THUNDERSTORMS ALONG A LINE
EXTENDING FROM NEAR BROOKVILLE TO 7 MILES SOUTH OF CLARION TO 7 MILES
WEST OF RIMERSBURG. MOVEMENT WAS NORTHWEST AT 5 MPH.

WIND GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH AND PEA SIZE HAIL ARE POSSIBLE WITH THESE
STORMS.  THUNDERSTORMS WILL CONTINUE TO FORM AND RAPIDLY
DIMINISH AS AN OUTFLOW BOUNDARY MOVES NORTHWESTWARD.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
CLARION...BROOKVILLE...KNOX...RIMERSBURG...EAST BRADY...PARKER...
SLIGO...EMLENTON...STRATTANVILLE...SUMMERVILLE...BRUIN...LIMESTONE...
SHIPPENVILLE...ST. PETERSBURG...CORSICA...EAU CLAIRE...PETROLIA...
KARNS CITY...CALLENSBURG AND SIGEL.

THIS INCLUDES  INTERSTATE 80 IN PENNSYLVANIA BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 41
AND 79.

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

LAT...LON 4092 7964 4109 7996 4130 7954 4144 7907
      4142 7907 4142 7909 4134 7909 4135 7908
      4135 7902 4123 7894
TIME...MOT...LOC 2209Z 137DEG 5KT 4125 7909 4111 7940 4100 7964
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