233  
WWUS83 KLMK 230256  
SPSLMK  
 
SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOUISVILLE KY  
1056 PM EDT TUE MAY 22 2018  
 
KYZ034>036-039-040-230330-  
SHELBY-SCOTT-WOODFORD-FRANKLIN-ANDERSON-  
1056 PM EDT TUE MAY 22 2018  
   
..A LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL AFFECT EASTERN SHELBY
 
 
NORTHERN WOODFORD...SOUTHWESTERN SCOTT...NORTHEASTERN ANDERSON AND  
FRANKLIN COUNTIES...  
 
AT 1056 PM EDT, RADAR INDICATED STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED  
ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM NEAR SHELBYVILLE TO NEAR FRANKFORT TO 11  
MILES NORTHWEST OF GEORGETOWN. MOVEMENT WAS SOUTH AT 20 MPH.  
 
WIND GUSTS OF 50 TO 55 MPH AND HALF INCH HAIL ARE POSSIBLE WITH THESE  
STORMS.  
 
LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...  
GEORGETOWN, FRANKFORT, SHELBYVILLE, LAWRENCEBURG, MIDWAY, STAMPING  
GROUND, SLICKWAY, FARMDALE, HARVIELAND AND ELMVILLE.  
 
TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS ALSO OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS, AND MAY  
CAUSE LOCALIZED FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED  
ROADWAYS.  
 
FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM.  
LIGHTNING CAN STRIKE 10 MILES AWAY FROM A THUNDERSTORM. SEEK A SAFE  
SHELTER INSIDE A BUILDING OR VEHICLE.  
 
TO REPORT SEVERE WEATHER, CONTACT YOUR NEAREST LAW ENFORCEMENT  
AGENCY. THEY CAN RELAY YOUR REPORT TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE  
OFFICE IN LOUISVILLE.  
 
LAT...LON 3817 8455 3804 8488 3808 8522 3831 8527  
3829 8496 3835 8482 3834 8479 3837 8471  
TIME...MOT...LOC 0256Z 344DEG 19KT 3823 8519 3820 8494 3827 8475  
 

 
 
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