Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Issued by NWS Grand Rapids, MI

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
134 AM EDT MON JUL 18 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GRAND RAPIDS HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...
  KALAMAZOO COUNTY IN SOUTHWESTERN MICHIGAN...
  WESTERN CALHOUN COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL MICHIGAN...

* UNTIL 230 AM EDT

* AT 133 AM EDT...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED NEAR PORTAGE...
  MOVING EAST AT 40 MPH.

  HAZARD...60 MPH WIND GUSTS AND QUARTER SIZE HAIL.

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

  IMPACT...HAIL DAMAGE TO VEHICLES IS EXPECTED. EXPECT WIND DAMAGE
           TO ROOFS...SIDING AND TREES.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  KALAMAZOO...           BATTLE CREEK...        PORTAGE...
  EASTWOOD...            WESTWOOD...            SPRINGFIELD...
  VICKSBURG...           GALESBURG...           UNION CITY...
  SCHOOLCRAFT...         CLIMAX...              RICHLAND...
  BURLINGTON...          BROWNLEE PARK...       GREATER GALESBURG...
  LEVEL PARK-OAK PARK... SOUTH GULL LAKE...     COMSTOCK NORTHWEST...
  FULTON...              PARCHMENT...

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

FOR YOUR PROTECTION MOVE TO AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST FLOOR OF A
BUILDING.

LARGE HAIL AND DAMAGING WINDS AND CONTINUOUS CLOUD TO GROUND
LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM. MOVE INDOORS IMMEDIATELY.
LIGHTNING IS ONE OF NATURES LEADING KILLERS. REMEMBER...IF YOU CAN
HEAR THUNDER...YOU ARE CLOSE ENOUGH TO BE STRUCK BY LIGHTNING.

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

&&

LAT...LON 4208 8563 4241 8565 4242 8502 4207 8501
      4207 8523
TIME...MOT...LOC 0533Z 269DEG 36KT 4222 8550

HAIL...1.00IN
WIND...60MPH

$$

DUKE


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