Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Louisville, KY

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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Louisville KY
300 PM EDT WED MAY 16 2018

KYZ036-037-041>043-049-162000-
Bourbon-Scott-Fayette-Nicholas-Clark-Harrison-
300 PM EDT WED MAY 16 2018

...A LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL AFFECT SOUTHEASTERN SCOTT...
NORTHERN CLARK...BOURBON...NICHOLAS...NORTHEASTERN FAYETTE AND
HARRISON COUNTIES...

At 258 PM EDT, radar indicated strong thunderstorms were located
along a line extending from 9 miles northeast of Cynthiana to
Highlands. Movement was east at 35 mph.

Winds in excess of 30 mph and pea size hail are possible with these
storms.  Torrential rainfall is occurring with these storms and
localized flooding will be possible.  Do not drive your vehicle
through flooded roadways.

Locations impacted include...
Lexington, Paris, Cynthiana, Carlisle, Meadowthorpe, Thoroughbred
Acres, Northland, Highlands, Bryan Station and Breckinridge.

Frequent cloud to ground lightning is occurring with this storm.
Lightning can strike 10 miles away from a thunderstorm. Seek a safe
shelter inside a building or vehicle.

LAT...LON 3830 8385 3812 8408 3804 8404 3805 8455
      3856 8440 3858 8420 3855 8421 3855 8416
      3852 8418 3849 8417 3843 8400 3842 8400
      3844 8397 3836 8392 3836 8389 3835 8390
      3836 8387 3833 8386 3834 8384
TIME...MOT...LOC 1858Z 260DEG 31KT 3849 8417 3810 8450

$$

MJ



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