Severe Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Birmingham, AL

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Severe Weather Statement
National Weather Service Birmingham AL
752 PM CDT MON MAR 27 2017

ALC019-055-280115-
/O.CON.KBMX.SV.W.0068.000000T0000Z-170328T0115Z/
Etowah AL-Cherokee AL-
752 PM CDT MON MAR 27 2017

...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 815 PM CDT
FOR NORTHEASTERN ETOWAH AND CHEROKEE COUNTIES...

At 750 PM CDT, severe thunderstorms were located along a line
extending from near Crossville to Ball Flat, moving east at 30 mph.

HAZARD...Golf ball size hail.

SOURCE...Radar indicated.

IMPACT...People and animals outdoors will be injured. Expect damage
         to roofs, siding, windows, and vehicles.

Locations impacted include...
Gadsden, Hokes Bluff, Centre, Cedar Bluff, Little River Canyon
National Preserve, Forney, Centre Municipal Airport, Glencoe,
Leesburg, Reece City, Sand Rock, Gaylesville, Tennala, Tabor Road,
Cherokee Rock Village, Cornwall Furnace Park, Blanche, Eastern Weiss
Lake, Ballplay and Slackland.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

For your protection move to an interior room on the lowest floor of a
building.

These storms are producing large hail. SEEK SHELTER NOW inside a
sturdy structure and stay away from windows.

&&

LAT...LON 3452 8551 3405 8542 3395 8583 3395 8588
      3400 8597 3404 8602 3410 8602 3417 8596
      3420 8584 3424 8584 3424 8581 3426 8581
      3426 8577 3436 8566 3437 8563 3444 8558
      3449 8557 3453 8552
TIME...MOT...LOC 0050Z 259DEG 27KT 3424 8597 3402 8572

HAIL...1.75IN
WIND...<50MPH

$$

17/KLAWS


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