Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Birmingham, AL

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BIRMINGHAM AL
442 AM CDT SAT APR 25 2015

ALZ032-033-039-251045-
PERRY AL-MARENGO AL-HALE AL-
442 AM CDT SAT APR 25 2015

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR CENTRAL HALE...CENTRAL MARENGO
AND PERRY COUNTIES UNTIL 545 AM CDT...

AT 442 AM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A LINE OF STRONG
THUNDERSTORMS ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 9 MILES SOUTHWEST OF MERTZ
TO 6 MILES WEST OF NEWBERN TO PIN HOOK TO NEAR PENNINGTON...AND
MOVING EAST AT 45 MPH.

WIND GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THESE STORMS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
DEMOPOLIS...MARION...GREENSBORO...LINDEN...UNIONTOWN...JEFFERSON...
THOMASTON...NEWBERN...MYRTLEWOOD...FAUNSDALE...DAYTON...PIN HOOK...
VAIDEN...GREENSBORO MUNICIPAL AIRPORT...FREDDIE JONES FIELD...
HEIBERGER...CHICKASAW STATE PARK...CONSUL...ARCOLA AND PROVIDENCE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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.

THESE STORMS MAY INTENSIFY...SO BE CERTAIN TO MONITOR LOCAL RADIO AND
TV STATIONS...AS WELL AS LOCAL CABLE TV OUTLETS...FOR ADDITIONAL
INFORMATION AND POSSIBLE WARNINGS FROM THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE.

&&

LAT...LON 3259 8774 3291 8760 3291 8742 3288 8742
      3287 8732 3283 8732 3284 8702 3261 8704
      3255 8708 3249 8714 3248 8742 3231 8742
      3231 8747 3226 8747 3216 8773 3219 8801
      3228 8802 3228 8794 3231 8793 3237 8802
TIME...MOT...LOC 0942Z 271DEG 39KT 3280 8748 3257 8765 3234 8786 3224
8814

$$

17/KLAWS



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