Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Paducah, KY

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PADUCAH KY
503 PM CDT TUE APR 21 2015

ILZ092-MOZ087-110-111-212215-
ALEXANDER IL-STODDARD MO-SCOTT MO-CAPE GIRARDEAU MO-
503 PM CDT TUE APR 21 2015

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR CENTRAL ALEXANDER...WESTERN
PULASKI...SOUTH CENTRAL CAPE GIRARDEAU...NORTHWESTERN MISSISSIPPI...
SCOTT...NORTHERN NEW MADRID AND NORTHEASTERN STODDARD COUNTIES UNTIL
515 PM CDT...

AT 502 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A LINE OF STRONG
THUNDERSTORMS ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM NEAR ORAN TO BLOOMFIELD...
AND MOVING EAST AT 115 MPH.

DIME SIZE HAIL AND WINDS IN EXCESS OF 40 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH
THESE STORMS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
SIKESTON...SCOTT CITY...CHAFFEE...BLOOMFIELD...ORAN...MINER...
BENTON...MORLEY...TAMMS...KELSO...BELL CITY...HAYWOOD CITY...OLIVE
BRANCH...HAY-WOOD CITY...HORSESHOE LAKE CONSERVATION AREA...THEBES...
VANDUSER...BLODGETT...DIEHLSTADT AND COMMERCE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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.

TO REPORT SEVERE WEATHER...CONTACT YOUR NEAREST LAW ENFORCEMENT
AGENCY. THEY WILL RELAY YOUR REPORT TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE
OFFICE IN PADUCAH.

IF ON OR NEAR THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER...GET OUT OF THE WATER AND MOVE
INDOORS OR INSIDE A VEHICLE. REMEMBER...LIGHTNING CAN STRIKE OUT TO
15 MILES FROM THE PARENT THUNDERSTORM. IF YOU CAN HEAR THUNDER...YOU
ARE CLOSE ENOUGH TO BE STRUCK BY LIGHTNING. MOVE TO SAFE SHELTER
NOW. DO NOT BE CAUGHT ON THE WATER IN A THUNDERSTORM.

&&

LAT...LON 3687 9005 3718 8974 3730 8920 3726 8925
      3724 8925 3723 8927 3719 8925 3716 8927
      3715 8926 3711 8926 3687 8953 3686 8970
TIME...MOT...LOC 2202Z 264DEG 99KT 3710 8970 3690 8996

$$

SMITH


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