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Severe Thunderstorm Warning Issued for Portions of the WSON Listening Area

Severe Thunderstorm Warning Issued for Portions of the WSON Listening Area

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

June 30th, 2019

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Severe Thunderstorm Warning
National Weather Service Paducah KY
714 PM CDT Sun Jun 30 2019

The National Weather Service in Paducah has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for...
  Central White County in southeastern Illinois...
  Southwestern Wabash County in southeastern Illinois...
  Southern Edwards County in southeastern Illinois...
  Northwestern Warrick County in southwestern Indiana...
  Southern Gibson County in southwestern Indiana...
  Vanderburgh County in southwestern Indiana...
  Posey County in southwestern Indiana...
  Northwestern Henderson County in northwestern Kentucky...

* Until 800 PM CDT.

* At 711 PM CDT, strong winds ahead a line of thunderstorms were
  located along a line extending from near Albion to 7 miles
  northwest of Poseyville to near Lynnville, moving south at 40 mph.
  These winds have knocked down some trees in Mount Carmel Illinois.

  HAZARD...60 mph wind gusts.

  SOURCE...Trained weather spotters.

  IMPACT...Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees.

* Locations impacted include...
  Evansville, Mount Vernon, Carmi, Newburgh, Fort Branch, Melody
  Hill, Grayville, Haubstadt, Darmstadt, Owensville, Poseyville, New
  Harmony, Crossville, Cynthiana, Blairsville, Kasson, Elberfeld,
  Keensburg, Griffin and Maunie.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

For your protection move to an interior room on the lowest floor of a building. 

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