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744 PM EDT SAT MAR 17 2018
...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 830 PM EDT
FOR NORTHEASTERN KNOX...SOUTHWESTERN LESLIE AND SOUTHEASTERN CLAY
At 744 PM EDT, a severe thunderstorm was located over Brightshade, or
11 miles southeast of Manchester, moving east at 45 mph.
HAZARD...60 mph wind gusts.
IMPACT...Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees.
Locations impacted include...
Ice Cliff, Sandy Fork, Warbranch, Essie, Brightshade, Ashers Fork,
Roark, Salt Gum, Creekville, Ogle, Skidmore, Erose, Lipps, Mills,
Spring Creek, Gardner, Spruce Pine and Queendale.
For your protection move to an interior room on the lowest floor of a
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 3692 8370 3705 8376 3710 8345 3692 8340
3692 8351 3694 8351 3695 8358 3695 8359
3694 8357 3692 8358
TIME...MOT...LOC 2344Z 274DEG 38KT 3700 8367
$$Severe Thunderstorm Watch
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HAS ISSUED SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH
10 IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT EDT TONIGHT FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS
IN KENTUCKY THIS WATCH INCLUDES 28 COUNTIES
IN EAST CENTRAL KENTUCKY
ESTILL MENIFEE POWELL
IN NORTHEAST KENTUCKY
IN SOUTH CENTRAL KENTUCKY
LAUREL MCCREARY PULASKI
ROCKCASTLE WAYNE WHITLEY
IN SOUTHEAST KENTUCKY
BELL BREATHITT CLAY
FLOYD HARLAN JACKSON
KNOTT KNOX LEE
LESLIE LETCHER MAGOFFIN
MORGAN OWSLEY PERRY
THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF ANNVILLE, BARBOURVILLE, BEATTYVILLE,
BOONEVILLE, BRODHEAD, BURNSIDE, CAMPTON, CLAY CITY, COAL RUN,
CORBIN, CUMBERLAND, ELKHORN CITY, FRENCHBURG, HARLAN, HAZARD,
HINDMAN, HYDEN, INEZ, IRVINE, JACKSON, JENKINS, LONDON,
MANCHESTER, MCKEE, MIDDLESBORO, MONTICELLO, MOUNT VERNON,
PAINTSVILLE, PIKEVILLE, PINEVILLE, PIPPA PASSES, PRESTONSBURG,
RAVENNA, SALYERSVILLE, SOMERSET, SOUTH WILLIAMSON, STANTON,
STEARNS, WEST LIBERTY, WHEELWRIGHT, WHITESBURG, WHITLEY CITY,
$$Special Weather Statement
743 PM EDT SAT MAR 17 2018
...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL AFFECT SOUTHWESTERN HARLAN...BELL...
SOUTHWESTERN KNOX AND WHITLEY COUNTIES...
At 743 PM EDT, a strong thunderstorm was located over Krupp, or near
Williamsburg, moving east at 40 mph.
Winds in excess of 40 mph and half inch hail are possible with this
Locations impacted include...
Williamsburg, Pineville, Middlesboro, Julip, Artemus, Varilla, Swan
Lake, Clate, Birdseye, Ponza, Black Snake, Verne, Goldbug, Gausdale,
King, Louden, Krupp, Pruden, Polly Camp and Cubage.
Torrential rainfall is also occurring with this storm, and may cause
localized flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded
This storm may intensify, so be certain to monitor local radio
stations and available television stations for additional information
and possible warnings from the National Weather Service.
LAT...LON 3659 8396 3666 8430 3675 8432 3678 8435
3684 8432 3685 8391 3672 8326 3667 8343
3667 8353 3662 8364 3658 8369
TIME...MOT...LOC 2343Z 278DEG 36KT 3676 8428