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PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
1017 PM EDT SAT APR 25 2015

...WIDESPREAD STRAIGHT-LINE WIND DAMAGE PRIMARILY FROM SOUTHEAST
ALABAMA INTO SOUTHWEST GEORGIA...

THIS AFTERNOON A POWERFUL LINE OF THUNDERSTORMS TRACKED ACROSS THE
REGION...WITH THE STRONGEST STORMS AFFECTING SOUTHEAST ALABAMA AND
SOUTHWEST GEORGIA. NUMEROUS REPORTS OF DOWNED TREES AND POWER
LINES HAVE BEEN RECEIVED FROM THAT AREA. THIS DAMAGE WAS SCATTERED
ACROSS A WIDE AREA AND MANY COUNTIES AND IS CONSISTENT WITH NON-
TORNADIC...STRAIGHT-LINE WIND DAMAGE. IT IS LIKELY THAT A
WIDESPREAD AREA SAW GUSTS IN THE 50-60 MPH RANGE WITH LOCALIZED
AREAS RECEIVING GUSTS AS HIGH AS 70+ MPH BASED ON THE REPORTS
RECEIVED AND RADAR WIND VELOCITY DATA.

IF YOU HAVE ANY DAMAGE OR SEVERE WEATHER TO REPORT...THERE ARE
SEVERAL OPTIONS TO REACH US:

 1. CALL OUR PUBLIC SERVICE PHONE NUMBER 850-942-8833
 2. USE OUR ONLINE REPORT FORM AT (ALL LOWER CASE)
      WWW.SRH.NOAA.GOV/STORMREPORT/SUBMITREPORT/PHP?SITE=TAE
 3. POST A REPORT TO OUR FACEBOOK PAGE AT (ALL LOWER CASE)
      WWW.FACEBOOK.COM/NWSTALLAHASSEE
 4. TWEET AT US @NWSTALLAHASSEE OR USE HASHTAG #TLHSPOTTER.

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