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County,
Special Weather Statement issued July 27 at 4:40PM CDT until July 30 at 11:20AM CDT by NWS
Effective: 4:40 p.m. on Monday, July 27, 2015
Expires: 11:20 a.m. on Thursday, July 30, 2015

...HEAVY RAIN PRODUCING THUNDERSTORMS...
AT 432 PM CDT...A LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WAS ALONG A LINE
EXTENDING FROM LEANDO TO 8 MILES WEST OF GREENSBURG...AND MOVING
EAST-SOUTHEAST AT 30 MPH. DOPPLER RADAR ESTIMATES INDICATE THAT
HOURLY RAINFALL RATES OF 1 TO 2 INCHES ARE ASSOCIATED WITH THIS LINE
OF STORMS.
ADDITIONALLY...WINDS IN EXCESS OF 40 MPH AND PEA SIZE HAIL ARE
POSSIBLE WITH THESE STORMS.
LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
MEMPHIS...KEOSAUQUA...MILTON...BONAPARTE...WYACONDA...CANTRIL...
RUTLEDGE...LURAY...SOUTH GORIN...GRANGER...BENTONSPORT/VERNON...
LEANDO...DOUDS...DOUDS/LEANDO...GREENSBURG...CRAWFORD...FARMINGTON...
ARBELA...MOUNT STERLING AND AZEN.
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 15 MILES AWAY FROM A THUNDERSTORM. SEEK A SAFE
SHELTER INSIDE A BUILDING OR VEHICLE.

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