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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA
739 PM CDT MON SEP 15 2014

...CLUSTER OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS MOVING SOUTHWEST AFFECTING PEARL
RIVER COUNTY...HANCOCK COUNTY...ST. TAMMANY PARISH...

AT 730 PM CDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A
CLUSTER OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS 10 MILES NORTHEAST OF PICAYUNE...OR
ABOUT 4 MILES SOUTHEAST OF MCNEIL...MOVING SOUTHWEST AT 10 MPH.

THE CLUSTER OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL AFFECT AREAS IN AND
AROUND...PICAYUNE...KILN AND STENNIS SPACE CENTER

HEAVY RAIN ASSOCIATED WITH THESE STORMS WILL RESULT IN REDUCED
VISIBILITY ALONG INTERSTATE 59 IN PEARL RIVER COUNTY. DRIVERS
TRAVELING THROUGH THE IMPACTED AREAS SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION. SOME
PONDING OF WATER WILL ALSO BE POSSIBLE ON LOW LYING ROADWAYS AND IN
AREAS OF POOR DRAINAGE.

FREQUENT LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS. IF OUTDOORS...STAY
AWAY FROM ISOLATED HIGH OBJECTS SUCH AS TREES. MOVE INDOORS IF
POSSIBLE. WHEN INDOORS...STAY AWAY FROM WINDOWS AND DOORS AND AVOID
USING TELEPHONES UNLESS IT IS AN EMERGENCY. TRY TO UNPLUG UNNECESSARY
ELECTRICAL APPLIANCES BEFORE THE THUNDERSTORM APPROACHES.

LAT...LON 3034 8940 3040 8986 3075 8979 3078 8934
TIME...MOT...LOC 0036Z 023DEG 10KT 3063 8958

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