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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON WV
604 AM EDT WED APR 1 2015

WVZ005>011-013>020-024>040-046-047-011800-
WAYNE-CABELL-MASON-JACKSON WV-WOOD-PLEASANTS-TYLER-LINCOLN-PUTNAM-
KANAWHA-ROANE-WIRT-CALHOUN-RITCHIE-DODDRIDGE-MINGO-LOGAN-BOONE-
CLAY-BRAXTON-GILMER-LEWIS-HARRISON-TAYLOR-MCDOWELL-WYOMING-
RALEIGH-FAYETTE-NICHOLAS-WEBSTER-UPSHUR-BARBOUR-POCAHONTAS-
RANDOLPH-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...KENOVA...CEREDO...WAYNE...HUNTINGTON...
POINT PLEASANT...NEW HAVEN...RAVENSWOOD...RIPLEY...PARKERSBURG...
VIENNA...ST. MARYS...BELMONT...PADEN CITY...SISTERSVILLE...
MIDDLEBOURNE...HARTS...ALUM CREEK...HAMLIN...TEAYS VALLEY...
HURRICANE...CHARLESTON...SOUTH CHARLESTON...SAINT ALBANS...
SPENCER...ELIZABETH...GRANTSVILLE...HARRISVILLE...PENNSBORO...
WEST UNION...WILLIAMSON...LOGAN...CHAPMANVILLE...MAN...MADISON...
CLAY...SUTTON...GASSAWAY...BURNSVILLE...GLENVILLE...WESTON...
CLARKSBURG...BRIDGEPORT...GRAFTON...WELCH...GARY...WAR...
MULLENS...OCEANA...PINEVILLE...BECKLEY...OAK HILL...
FAYETTEVILLE...SUMMERSVILLE...RICHWOOD...CRAIGSVILLE...
WEBSTER SPRINGS...BUCKHANNON...PHILIPPI...BELINGTON...MARLINTON...
ELKINS
604 AM EDT WED APR 1 2015

HERE IS A SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT FROM THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE...

VERY DRY CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED TODAY ACROSS MOST OF WEST
VIRGINIA...CREATING AN ELEVATED WILDFIRE DANGER.

OPEN BURNING OF ANY TYPE IS CONSIDERED DANGEROUS AT THIS
TIME...AND OUTDOOR BURNING SHOULD BE AVOIDED. IN ADDITION...BE
VERY CAREFUL OF HEAT AND SPARKS WHILE OPERATING ANY EQUIPMENT
OUTDOORS...AND AVOID SMOKING IN WILDLAND AREAS.

WEST VIRGINIA STATE LAW PROHIBITS BURNING BETWEEN THE MONTHS OF
MARCH 1ST THROUGH MAY 31ST BETWEEN THE HOURS OF 7 AM TO 5 PM.

IF A WILDFIRE SHOULD OCCUR...CALL 911.

$$

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON WV
602 AM EDT WED APR 1 2015

VAZ003-004-011800-
DICKENSON-BUCHANAN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CLINTWOOD...GRUNDY...VANSANT
602 AM EDT WED APR 1 2015

HERE IS A SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT FROM THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE...

VERY DRY CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED TODAY ACROSS PARTS OF SOUTHWEST
VIRGINIA...CREATING AN ELEVATED WILDFIRE DANGER.

OPEN BURNING OF ANY TYPE IS CONSIDERED DANGEROUS AT THIS
TIME...AND OUTDOOR BURNING SHOULD BE AVOIDED. IN ADDITION...BE
VERY CAREFUL OF HEAT AND SPARKS WHILE OPERATING ANY EQUIPMENT
OUTDOORS...AND AVOID SMOKING IN WILDLAND AREAS.

VIRGINIA STATE LAW PROHIBITS BURNING BETWEEN THE MONTHS OF
FEBRUARY 15TH THROUGH APRIL 30TH BETWEEN THE HOURS OF MIDNIGHT AND
4 PM.

IF A WILDFIRE SHOULD OCCUR...CALL 911.

$$

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON WV
600 AM EDT WED APR 1 2015

KYZ101>103-105-011800-
GREENUP-CARTER-BOYD-LAWRENCE KY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FLATWOODS...GREENUP...GRAYSON...
OLIVE HILL...ASHLAND...LOUISA
600 AM EDT WED APR 1 2015

HERE IS A SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT FROM THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE...

VERY DRY CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED TODAY ACROSS PARTS OF
NORTHEASTERN KENTUCKY TODAY...CREATING AN ELEVATED WILDFIRE
DANGER.

OPEN BURNING OF ANY TYPE IS CONSIDERED DANGEROUS AT THIS
TIME...AND OUTDOOR BURNING SHOULD BE AVOIDED. IN ADDITION...BE
VERY CAREFUL OF HEAT AND SPARKS WHILE OPERATING ANY EQUIPMENT
OUTDOORS...AND AVOID SMOKING IN WILDLAND AREAS.

KENTUCKY STATE LAW PROHIBITS OUTDOOR BURNING BETWEEN THE HOURS OF
6 AM AND 6 PM FROM FEBRUARY 15TH THROUGH APRIL 30TH.

IF A WILDFIRE SHOULD OCCUR...CALL 911.

$$

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON WV
559 AM EDT WED APR 1 2015

OHZ066-067-075-076-083>087-011800-
PERRY-MORGAN-ATHENS-WASHINGTON-JACKSON OH-VINTON-MEIGS-GALLIA-
LAWRENCE OH-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...NEW LEXINGTON...CROOKSVILLE...
SOMERSET...MCCONNELSVILLE...STOCKPORT...ATHENS...MARIETTA...
BELPRE...JACKSON...WELLSTON...OAK HILL...MCARTHUR...HAMDEN...
POMEROY...GALLIPOLIS...IRONTON...SOUTH POINT
559 AM EDT WED APR 1 2015

HERE IS A SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT FROM THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE...

VERY DRY CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED TODAY ACROSS SOUTHEAST
OHIO...CREATING AN ELEVATED WILDFIRE DANGER.

OPEN BURNING OF ANY TYPE IS CONSIDERED DANGEROUS AT THIS
TIME...AND OUTDOOR BURNING SHOULD BE AVOIDED. IN ADDITION...BE
VERY CAREFUL OF HEAT AND SPARKS WHILE OPERATING ANY EQUIPMENT
OUTDOORS...AND AVOID SMOKING IN WILDLAND AREAS.

OHIO STATE LAW PROHIBITS BURNING BETWEEN THE MONTHS OF MARCH 1ST THROUGH
MAY 31ST BETWEEN THE HOURS OF 6 AM TO 6 PM.

IF A WILDFIRE SHOULD OCCUR...CALL 911.

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NASHVILLE TN
500 AM CDT WED APR 1 2015

TNZ005>011-023>034-056>066-075-077>080-093>095-021000-
STEWART-MONTGOMERY-ROBERTSON-SUMNER-MACON-CLAY-PICKETT-HOUSTON-
HUMPHREYS-DICKSON-CHEATHAM-DAVIDSON-WILSON-TROUSDALE-SMITH-
JACKSON-PUTNAM-OVERTON-FENTRESS-PERRY-HICKMAN-LEWIS-WILLIAMSON-
MAURY-MARSHALL-RUTHERFORD-CANNON-DE KALB-WHITE-CUMBERLAND-BEDFORD-
COFFEE-WARREN-GRUNDY-VAN BUREN-WAYNE-LAWRENCE-GILES-
500 AM CDT WED APR 1 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR MIDDLE TENNESSEE.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

A FEW STRONG THUNDERSTORMS MAY BE POSSIBLE FOR LOCATIONS ACROSS SOUTHWEST
MIDDLE TENNESSEE IN THE VICINITY OF THE TENNESSEE...ALABAMA BORDER THIS
AFTERNOON. MAIN CONCERNS WITH STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE GUSTY
WINDS AND HAIL.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY.

SOME STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE ACROSS LOCATIONS GENERALLY
ALONG AND NORTHWEST OF A WAYNESBORO...TO NASHVILLE...TO LAFAYETTE
LINE THURSDAY AFTERNOON. MAIN CONCERNS WITH STRONG THUNDERSTORMS
WILL BE GUSTY WINDS AND HAIL.

THERE IS A SLIGHT RISK OF SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS FOR ALL OF MIDDLE
TENNESSEE MAINLY DURING THE AFTERNOON THROUGH EARLY EVENING HOURS
ON FRIDAY. MAIN CONCERNS WITH SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE
DAMAGING WINDS AND LARGE HAIL.

PATCHY FROST FORMATION MAY BE POSSIBLE ACROSS THE AREA SATURDAY
NIGHT AS TEMPERATURES ARE EXPECTED IN THE MID 30S IN LOW LYING
AND SHELTER AREAS AND ACROSS THE CUMBERLAND PLATEAU REGION.

.SPOTTER CALL TO ACTION STATEMENT...

REPORTS FROM TRAINED WEATHER SPOTTERS MAY BE NEEDED.

$$

SPOTTER THUNDERSTORM REPORTING CRITERIA...
TORNADO
FUNNEL CLOUD
FLOODING
HAIL >= 1/2 INCH
WINDS > 50 MPH (MEASURED)
STRUCTURAL DAMAGE
TREES OR POWER LINES DOWN

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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON OH
459 AM EDT WED APR 1 2015

INZ050-058-059-066-073>075-080-KYZ089>100-OHZ026-034-035-042>046-
051>056-060>065-070>074-077>082-088-020900-
WAYNE-FAYETTE IN-UNION IN-FRANKLIN IN-RIPLEY-DEARBORN-OHIO-
SWITZERLAND-CARROLL-GALLATIN-BOONE-KENTON-CAMPBELL-OWEN-GRANT-
PENDLETON-BRACKEN-ROBERTSON-MASON-LEWIS-HARDIN-MERCER-AUGLAIZE-DARKE-
SHELBY-LOGAN-UNION OH-DELAWARE-MIAMI-CHAMPAIGN-CLARK-MADISON-
FRANKLIN OH-LICKING-PREBLE-MONTGOMERY-GREENE-FAYETTE OH-PICKAWAY-
FAIRFIELD-BUTLER-WARREN-CLINTON-ROSS-HOCKING-HAMILTON-CLERMONT-BROWN-
HIGHLAND-ADAMS-PIKE-SCIOTO-
459 AM EDT WED APR 1 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR EAST CENTRAL
INDIANA...SOUTHEAST INDIANA...NORTHEAST KENTUCKY...NORTHERN
KENTUCKY...CENTRAL OHIO...MIAMI VALLEY OF OHIO...SOUTH CENTRAL
OHIO...SOUTHWEST OHIO AND WEST CENTRAL OHIO.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY.

SEVERAL WAVES OF LOW PRESSURE WILL RIPPLE ALONG A SLOW MOVING
COLD FRONT WHICH WILL DROP SOUTH THROUGH THE OHIO VALLEY THURSDAY
INTO FRIDAY. THIS FRONT WILL ENCOUNTER A MOIST ENVIRONMENT WHICH
WILL RESULT IN WIDESPREAD SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. THIS WILL
LEAD TO HEAVY RAIN AND THE POTENTIAL FOR FLOODING. WIDESPREAD
TOTALS OF 1 TO 2 INCHES ARE LIKELY WITH ISOLATED AMOUNTS NEARING 3
INCHES. THERE IS ALSO A CHANCE FOR SOME STRONG TO POSSIBLY
SEVERE STORMS THURSDAY AS INSTABILITY AND SHEAR VALUES GROW.

THE FRONT WILL THEN FINALLY CLEAR THE AREA LATE FRIDAY WITH COLD
AIR QUICKLY MOVING INTO THE AREA. THIS WILL ALLOW FOR THE CHANCE
OF SNOW TO COMEBACK INTO THE FORECAST FRIDAY NIGHT INTO EARLY
SATURDAY MORNING. AS OF NOW ONLY MINOR ACCUMULATIONS ARE EXPECTED.
PLEASE STAY TUNED TO THE FORECAST AS THESE VALUES COULD CHANGE.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

$$

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