Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Issued by NWS Jackson, KY

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7
WUUS53 KJKL 172328

Severe Thunderstorm Warning
National Weather Service JACKSON KY
728 PM EDT SAT MAR 17 2018

The National Weather Service in JACKSON KY has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for...
  Southeastern Laurel County in south central Kentucky...
  Northern Knox County in southeastern Kentucky...
  Southwestern Leslie County in southeastern Kentucky...
  Southern Clay County in southeastern Kentucky...

* Until 830 PM EDT

* At 728 PM EDT, a severe thunderstorm was located over Dorthae, or 9
  miles south of London, moving east at 40 mph.

  HAZARD...60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail.

  SOURCE...Radar indicated.

  IMPACT...Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage
           to roofs, siding, and trees.

* Locations impacted include...
  Sandy Fork, Fariston, Brightshade, Lake, Cane Creek, Salt Gum,
  Goose Rock, Erose, Jarvis, Bush, Cranes Nest, Girdler, Jonsee, Ice
  Cliff, Park Valley, Cottongin, Gray, Warbranch, House and Boho.


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

Large hail and damaging winds and continuous cloud to ground
lightning is occurring with this storm. Move indoors immediately.
Lightning is one of nature`s leading killers. Remember, if you can
hear thunder, you are close enough to be struck by lightning.

Torrential rainfall is occurring with this storm, and may lead to
flash flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded roadways.


LAT...LON 3692 8407 3706 8411 3718 8347 3692 8340
      3692 8351 3694 8351 3695 8358 3695 8359
      3694 8357 3692 8358
TIME...MOT...LOC 2328Z 262DEG 36KT 3700 8407



SHALLENBERGER is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.