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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOBILE AL
536 PM CDT SAT JUL 4 2015

ALZ262>264-042330-
MOBILE CENTRAL AL-BALDWIN INLAND AL-BALDWIN CENTRAL AL-
536 PM CDT SAT JUL 4 2015

...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL AFFECT WESTERN BALDWIN AND MOBILE
COUNTIES UNTIL 630 PM CDT...

AT 535 PM CDT...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED NEAR DOWNTOWN
MOBILE...MOVING EAST AT 20 MPH.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
MOBILE...              PRICHARD...            DAPHNE...
SPANISH FORT...        CHICKASAW...           MIDTOWN MOBILE...
DOWNTOWN MOBILE...     STAPLETON...           I10 AND I65...
I65 AND US 45...

THE PRIMARY THREATS FROM THIS STORM ARE WIND GUSTS UP TO 55 MPH.
WINDS THIS STRONG COULD BLOW OFF TREE LIMBS AND ALSO BLOW AROUND
SMALL UNSECURED OBJECTS. SEEK SHELTER UNTIL THIS STORM HAS PASSED.

SMALL HAIL IS ALSO POSSIBLE WITH THIS STORM.

FREQUENT LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM. IF OUTDOORS...STAY
AWAY FROM ISOLATED HIGH OBJECTS SUCH AS TREES. MOVE INDOORS IF
POSSIBLE. STAY AWAY FROM WINDOWS AND DOORS. AVOID USING WIRED
TELEPHONES DIRECTLY CONNECTED TO OUTSIDE PHONE LINES.

THIS STORM MAY CONTINUE TO INTENSIFY AND A WARNING MAY SOON BE
NEEDED. PLEASE CONTINUE TO MONITOR LOCAL RADIO OR TV FOR FURTHER
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE UPDATES OR POSSIBLE WARNINGS.

HAZARDOUS DRIVING CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED. HEAVY RAINFALL WILL
GREATLY RESTRICT VISIBILITY AND CREATE PONDING OF WATER ON
ROADWAYS...WHICH MAY CAUSE VEHICLES TO HYDROPLANE. TRAVELERS ARE
URGED TO USE CAUTION.

LAT...LON 3054 8810 3071 8817 3086 8790 3075 8792
      3085 8790 3090 8784 3066 8773 3060 8791
      3065 8793 3074 8803 3067 8802 3067 8803
      3070 8803 3075 8804 3066 8803
TIME...MOT...LOC 2235Z 248DEG 16KT 3066 8807

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