Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Birmingham, AL

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BIRMINGHAM AL
704 PM CDT WED APR 22 2015

ALZ020-230100-
CHEROKEE AL-
704 PM CDT WED APR 22 2015

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR CENTRAL CHEROKEE COUNTY UNTIL 800
PM CDT...

AT 703 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A LINE OF STRONG
THUNDERSTORMS ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM FORT PAYNE TO NEAR FYFFE TO
NEAR GERALDINE...AND MOVING EAST AT 35 MPH.

HALF INCH HAIL AND WINDS IN EXCESS OF 40 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH
THESE STORMS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
CEDAR BLUFF...LITTLE RIVER CANYON NATIONAL PRESERVE...LEESBURG...SAND
ROCK...GAYLESVILLE...BLANCHE...CORNWALL FURNACE PARK...EASTERN WEISS
LAKE...WESTERN WEISS LAKE...LITTLE RIVER FALLS...CHESTERFIELD...
BROOMTOWN...HOWELLS CROSSROADS...NEW MOON...CHESNUT BAY RESORT...
FULLERTON...WATERHOUSE...YELLOW CREEK FALLS AND LITTLE RIVER CANYON
NP.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS.
LIGHTNING CAN STRIKE 15 MILES AWAY FROM A THUNDERSTORM. SEEK A SAFE
SHELTER INSIDE A BUILDING OR VEHICLE.

&&

LAT...LON 3450 8551 3413 8543 3422 8584 3424 8584
      3424 8581 3426 8581 3426 8577 3434 8568
      3436 8566 3437 8563 3439 8562 3440 8563
      3440 8561 3444 8558 3449 8557 3450 8555
TIME...MOT...LOC 0003Z 280DEG 29KT 3447 8571 3439 8587 3432 8602

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