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SEVERE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON KY
1057 PM EDT SAT APR 25 2015

KYC119-133-193-260330-
/O.CON.KJKL.SV.W.0031.000000T0000Z-150426T0330Z/
LETCHER KY-PERRY KY-KNOTT KY-
1057 PM EDT SAT APR 25 2015

...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1130 PM EDT
FOR LETCHER...SOUTHEASTERN PERRY AND SOUTHWESTERN KNOTT COUNTIES...

AT 1056 PM EDT...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED OVER RED STAR...OR
10 MILES WEST OF WHITESBURG...MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 50 MPH.

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

SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

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

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
WHITESBURG...JENKINS...FLEMING-NEON...VICCO...BLACKEY...PARTRIDGE...
CARBON GLOW...GANDER...WINTERS...AMELIA...FISHPOND LAKE...
SMITHSBORO...WHITAKER...ELIC...ARMINTA...TOLLIVER TOWN...COLLY...
GASKILL...ROXANA AND DEFEATED CREEK.

THIS INCLUDES U.S. HIGHWAY 23 IN LETCHER COUNTY BETWEEN MILE MARKERS
1 AND 4.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

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

&&

LAT...LON 3701 8294 3700 8297 3708 8316 3711 8319
      3728 8307 3719 8258 3715 8263 3712 8272
      3706 8273 3701 8278 3701 8283 3698 8286
      3698 8288
TIME...MOT...LOC 0256Z 295DEG 42KT 3713 8302

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

$$

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