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Special Statement

Statement as of 9:19 PM CDT on August 26, 2016

Expires 11:00 PM EDT on August 26, 2016


... Special Weather Statement...

At 917 PM CDT... Doppler radar was tracking thunderstorms along a
line extending from near Cadiz to near Eddyville to 8 miles east of
Calvert City to 8 miles south of Hendron to near Fulton. Movement
was north at 35 mph.

Winds in excess of 30 mph will be possible with these storms. In
addition... rainfall up to an inch in less than an hour will be
possible.

At 903 PM CDT... a trained spotter in Benton Kentucky reported winds
between 30 and 40 mph along the leading edge of the line of storms.

Locations impacted include...
Paducah... Metropolis... Princeton... Marion... Calvert City...
Eddyville... La Center... Reidland... Lone Oak... Brookport... Salem...
Golconda... Lovelaceville... Creswell... West Paducah...
Woodlawn-Oakdale... Joy... Fulgham... Hendron and Massac.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Torrential rainfall is also occurring with these storms... and may
lead to localized flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through
flooded roadways.

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


Lat... Lon 3703 8903 3739 8866 3744 8841 3742 8841
      3740 8836 3745 8828 3747 8809 3749 8806
      3751 8806 3752 8802 3721 8781 3696 8781
      3695 8786 3696 8788 3693 8796 3695 8798
      3692 8819 3683 8862 3652 8893
time... Mot... loc 0217z 176deg 29kt 3685 8787 3704 8799 3700 8820 3691
8863 3657 8894


Smith


919 PM CDT Fri Aug 26 2016

... Special Weather Statement...

At 917 PM CDT... Doppler radar was tracking thunderstorms along a
line extending from near Cadiz to near Eddyville to 8 miles east of
Calvert City to 8 miles south of Hendron to near Fulton. Movement
was north at 35 mph.

Winds in excess of 30 mph will be possible with these storms. In
addition... rainfall up to an inch in less than an hour will be
possible.

At 903 PM CDT... a trained spotter in Benton Kentucky reported winds
between 30 and 40 mph along the leading edge of the line of storms.

Locations impacted include...
Paducah... Metropolis... Princeton... Marion... Calvert City...
Eddyville... La Center... Reidland... Lone Oak... Brookport... Salem...
Golconda... Lovelaceville... Creswell... West Paducah...
Woodlawn-Oakdale... Joy... Fulgham... Hendron and Massac.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Torrential rainfall is also occurring with these storms... and may
lead to localized flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through
flooded roadways.

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


Lat... Lon 3703 8903 3739 8866 3744 8841 3742 8841
      3740 8836 3745 8828 3747 8809 3749 8806
      3751 8806 3752 8802 3721 8781 3696 8781
      3695 8786 3696 8788 3693 8796 3695 8798
      3692 8819 3683 8862 3652 8893
time... Mot... loc 0217z 176deg 29kt 3685 8787 3704 8799 3700 8820 3691
8863 3657 8894


Smith

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