Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Charleston, WV

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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Charleston WV
643 PM EDT SUN MAY 27 2018

WVZ034-515-272315-
Wyoming-Northwest Raleigh-
643 PM EDT SUN MAY 27 2018

...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM AFFECTING WEST CENTRAL RALEIGH AND
NORTHEASTERN WYOMING COUNTIES...

At 641 PM EDT, a strong thunderstorm was located near Twin Falls
State Park, or 8 miles northeast of Pineville. the storm is nearly
stationary.

Heavy rainfall was occurring with this slow moving storm. Over one
inch of rain is possible within 30 minutes.inds in excess of 30 mph
are possible with this storm.

Locations impacted include...
Twin Falls State Park, Kopperston, Bolt and Maben.

Torrential rainfall is also occurring with this storm, and may cause
localized flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded
roadways. The water depth may be too great to allow your car to
cross safely. Move to higher ground.

Persons in campgrounds should consider seeking sturdy shelter until
this storm passes.

In hilly terrain there are hundreds of low water crossings which are
potentially dangerous in heavy rain. Do not attempt to travel across
flooded roads. Find alternate routes. It takes only a few inches of
swiftly flowing water to carry vehicles away.


LAT...LON 3763 8159 3778 8160 3778 8159 3776 8158
      3777 8157 3777 8156 3778 8154 3778 8134
      3761 8136
TIME...MOT...LOC 2241Z 189DEG 3KT 3770 8147
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