Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Issued by NWS Jackson, KY

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON KY
1042 PM EDT SAT APR 25 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN JACKSON KY HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...
  SOUTHERN LAUREL COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL KENTUCKY...
  SOUTHERN CLAY COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN KENTUCKY...
  KNOX COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN KENTUCKY...
  HARLAN COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN KENTUCKY...
  NORTHEASTERN MCCREARY COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL KENTUCKY...
  WHITLEY COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL KENTUCKY...
  SOUTHERN LESLIE COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN KENTUCKY...
  BELL COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN KENTUCKY...

* UNTIL 1200 AM EDT

* AT 1042 PM EDT...SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE
  EXTENDING FROM HIGHTOP TO NEAR CUMBERLAND FALLS S.P. TO NEAR
  WHITLEY CITY...MOVING EAST AT 65 MPH.

  HAZARD...60 MPH WIND GUSTS.

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

  IMPACT...EXPECT DAMAGE TO ROOFS...SIDING AND TREES.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  WILLIAMSBURG...BARBOURVILLE...HARLAN...PINEVILLE...WHITLEY CITY...
  MIDDLESBORO...CORBIN...CUMBERLAND...LIBERTY...LOYALL...EVARTS...
  LYNCH...BENHAM...WALLINS CREEK...CREECH...SUNSHINE...SMITH...
  CLATE...GIRDLER AND MOORE HILL.

THIS INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING HIGHWAYS...
 INTERSTATE 75 IN EAST CENTRAL KENTUCKY BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 6 AND
35.
 U.S. HIGHWAY 25 EAST IN BELL COUNTY BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 3 AND 18.
 U.S. HIGHWAY 25 EAST IN KNOX COUNTY BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 1 AND 26.
 U.S. HIGHWAY 25 EAST IN LAUREL COUNTY BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 0 AND 2.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

FOR YOUR PROTECTION MOVE TO AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST FLOOR OF A
BUILDING.

INTENSE THUNDERSTORM LINES CAN PRODUCE BRIEF TORNADOES AND WIDESPREAD
SIGNIFICANT WIND DAMAGE. ALTHOUGH A TORNADO IS NOT IMMEDIATELY
LIKELY...IT IS BEST TO MOVE TO AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST FLOOR
OF A BUILDING. THESE STORMS MAY CAUSE SERIOUS INJURY AND SIGNIFICANT
PROPERTY DAMAGE.

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

&&

LAT...LON 3671 8454 3683 8435 3709 8427 3699 8314
      3695 8315 3698 8305 3695 8286 3690 8287
      3688 8289 3685 8301 3685 8307 3678 8313
      3674 8314 3670 8334 3667 8343 3667 8351
      3661 8366
TIME...MOT...LOC 0242Z 267DEG 55KT 3703 8422 3683 8428 3672 8452

HAIL...<.75IN
WIND...60MPH

$$

SHALLENBERGER



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