NWS Special Weather Statement Richland, Crawford, Ashland, Erie & Lorain #ShelbyOhWx

Special Weather Statement
Alert:
...A LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL AFFECT NORTHERN RICHLAND... 
HURON...ERIE...NORTHWESTERN LORAIN...NORTHEASTERN CRAWFORD AND 
NORTHWESTERN ASHLAND COUNTIES... 
 
AT 546 PM EDT...A LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WAS ALONG A LINE 
EXTENDING FROM NEAR NORWALK TO NEW WASHINGTON...AND MOVING EAST AT 20 
MPH. 
WINDS IN EXCESS OF 40 MPH AND HALF INCH HAIL ARE POSSIBLE WITH THESE 
STORMS. 
LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE... 
LORAIN...NORWALK...WESTERN VERMILION...VERMILION...AMHERST... 
SHELBY...WILLARD...NEW LONDON...PLYMOUTH...MILAN...NORTHERN MILAN... 
WAKEMAN...NEW WASHINGTON...OBERLIN...SOUTH AMHERST...GREENWICH... 
MONROEVILLE...BERLIN HEIGHTS...SHILOH AND NORTH FAIRFIELD. 
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.

 

NWS - SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT

Good Morning, it is Saturday 8-27-16. a look at the current Temps for this morning. #ShelbyOhWx

Very warm and humid conditions to continue today. High temperatures in the lower and middle 90s will combine with high humidities to produce heat indices near 100 degrees this afternoon.

If possible.  spend more time in air conditioned or well ventilated places this afternoon. If you will be outside… wear light weight and loose fitting clothing and drink plenty of water.

08-27-2016 - MAT

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