Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Birmingham, AL

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BIRMINGHAM AL
127 PM CDT TUE MAY 26 2015

ALZ045-046-048-050-261930-
BARBOUR AL-MACON AL-BULLOCK AL-RUSSELL AL-
127 PM CDT TUE MAY 26 2015

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR RUSSELL...EASTERN BULLOCK...
NORTHWESTERN BARBOUR AND SOUTHEASTERN MACON COUNTIES UNTIL 230 PM
CDT...

AT 126 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM NEAR
PICKETT...OR 9 MILES SOUTH OF MIDWAY...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 30 MPH.

HALF INCH HAIL AND WIND GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THIS
STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
HURTSBORO...MIDWAY...CLAYTON...GUERRYTON...UCHEE...PICKETT...COMER...
SOCIETY HILL...SEALE...RUSSELL COUNTY SPORTS COMPLEX...BARBOUR COUNTY
PUBLIC LAKE DAM...SPRING HILL...CREEK STAND...WARRIORSTAND...THREE
NOTCH...CLAYTON MUNICIPAL AIRPORT...MOUNT ANDREW...RUTHERFORD...
PARKMANVILLE AND HATCHECHUBBE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

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.

THIS STORM MAY INTENSIFY...SO BE CERTAIN TO MONITOR LOCAL RADIO AND
TV STATIONS...AS WELL AS LOCAL CABLE TV OUTLETS...FOR ADDITIONAL
INFORMATION AND POSSIBLE WARNINGS FROM THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE.

&&

LAT...LON 3183 8552 3192 8570 3251 8552 3250 8549
      3250 8544 3241 8543 3241 8533 3246 8533
      3234 8500 3232 8500 3231 8496
TIME...MOT...LOC 1826Z 208DEG 27KT 3195 8557

$$

17/KLAWS



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