129  
WFUS53 KJKL 272149  
TORJKL  
KYC125-199-272215-  
/O.NEW.KJKL.TO.W.0006.170527T2149Z-170527T2215Z/  
 
BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED  
TORNADO WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON KY  
549 PM EDT SAT MAY 27 2017  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN JACKSON KY HAS ISSUED A  
 
* TORNADO WARNING FOR...  
SOUTHWESTERN LAUREL COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL KENTUCKY...  
EAST CENTRAL PULASKI COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL KENTUCKY...  
 
* UNTIL 615 PM EDT  
 
* AT 549 PM EDT, A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING A TORNADO  
WAS LOCATED OVER SHOPVILLE, OR NEAR SOMERSET, MOVING EAST AT 20  
MPH.  
 
HAZARD...TORNADO AND QUARTER SIZE HAIL.  
 
SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED ROTATION.  
 
IMPACT...FLYING DEBRIS WILL BE DANGEROUS TO THOSE CAUGHT WITHOUT  
SHELTER. MOBILE HOMES WILL BE DAMAGED OR DESTROYED.  
DAMAGE TO ROOFS, WINDOWS, AND VEHICLES WILL OCCUR. TREE  
DAMAGE IS LIKELY.  
 
* THIS DANGEROUS STORM WILL BE NEAR...  
BENT, GRADE AND DYKES AROUND 600 PM EDT.  
BILLOWS, BUNCH AND ROCKCASTLE SPRINGS AROUND 615 PM EDT.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
TAKE COVER NOW! MOVE TO A BASEMENT OR AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST  
FLOOR OF A STURDY BUILDING. AVOID WINDOWS. IF YOU ARE OUTDOORS, IN A  
MOBILE HOME, OR IN A VEHICLE, MOVE TO THE CLOSEST SUBSTANTIAL SHELTER  
AND PROTECT YOURSELF FROM FLYING DEBRIS.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3709 8456 3719 8456 3720 8434 3717 8430  
3718 8427 3719 8428 3720 8428 3721 8426  
3721 8417 3697 8421  
TIME...MOT...LOC 2149Z 276DEG 18KT 3714 8451  
 
TORNADO...RADAR INDICATED  
HAIL...1.00IN  
 

 
 
JMW  
 
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