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Severe Thunderstorm Warning-UPDATE CANCELLED

Severe Thunderstorm Warning-UPDATE CANCELLED

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

July 14th, 2018

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Severe Weather Statement
National Weather Service Paducah KY
531 PM CDT SAT JUL 14 2018

ILC193-INC129-KYC101-225-142241-
/O.CAN.KPAH.SV.W.0206.000000T0000Z-180714T2245Z/
White IL-Posey IN-Henderson KY-Union KY-
531 PM CDT SAT JUL 14 2018

…THE SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR SOUTHEASTERN WHITE…POSEY…
WEST CENTRAL HENDERSON AND NORTH CENTRAL UNION COUNTIES IS
CANCELLED…

The storm which prompted the warning has weakened below severe
limits, and no longer poses an immediate threat to life or property.
Therefore, the warning has been cancelled. However gusty winds and
heavy rain are still possible with this thunderstorm.

LAT…LON 3820 8769 3790 8770 3778 8801 3782 8804
3784 8803 3785 8806 3788 8808 3815 8801
TIME…MOT…LOC 2228Z 270DEG 18KT 3807 8781

PREVIOUSLY

BULLETIN – IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Severe Thunderstorm Warning
National Weather Service Paducah KY
517 PM CDT SAT JUL 14 2018

The National Weather Service in Paducah has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for…
Southeastern White County in southeastern Illinois…
Posey County in southwestern Indiana…
West central Henderson County in northwestern Kentucky…
North central Union County in northwestern Kentucky…

* Until 545 PM CDT.

* At 516 PM CDT, a severe thunderstorm was located near New Harmony,
or 8 miles north of Mount Vernon, moving east at 20 mph.

HAZARD…60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail.

SOURCE…Radar indicated.

IMPACT…Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage
to roofs, siding, and trees.

* Locations impacted include…
Evansville, Mount Vernon, Poseyville, New Harmony, Cynthiana and
Blairsville.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

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

Large hail and damaging winds and continuous cloud to ground
lightning is occurring with this storm. Move indoors immediately.
Lightning is one of nature`s leading killers. Remember, if you can
hear thunder, you are close enough to be struck by lightning.

Torrential rainfall is occurring with this storm, and may lead to
flash flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded roadways.

&&

LAT…LON 3820 8769 3790 8770 3778 8801 3782 8804
3784 8803 3785 8806 3788 8808 3815 8801
TIME…MOT…LOC 2216Z 270DEG 18KT 3807 8791

HAIL…1.00IN
WIND…60MPH

$$

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