Message: NOAA-NWS-ALERTS-KY firstname.lastname@example.org
Sent: 18:01 EDT on 04-05-2017
Effective: 18:01 EDT on 04-05-2017
Expires: 18:45 EDT on 04-05-2017
Event: Severe Thunderstorm Warning
The National Weather Service in Louisville has issued a
* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for...
Northwestern Clinton County in south central Kentucky...
Southwestern Russell County in south central Kentucky...
Eastern Monroe County in south central Kentucky...
Cumberland County in south central Kentucky...
Southeastern Metcalfe County in south central Kentucky...
South central Adair County in south central Kentucky...
* Until 545 PM CDT
* At 500 PM CDT, a severe thunderstorm was located near
Tompkinsville, moving northeast at 55 mph.
HAZARD...60 mph wind gusts and half dollar size hail.
IMPACT...Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage
to roofs, siding, and trees.
* Locations impacted include...
Columbia, Tompkinsville, Burkesville, Leslie, Gamaliel, Littrell,
Desda, Cundiff, Blythe and Harlan Crossroads.
A tornado watch remains in effect until 900 PM CDT for south central
Instructions: A tornado watch remains in effect for the warned area. Tornadoes can develop quickly from severe thunderstorms. Although a tornado is not immediately likely, if one is spotted, act quickly and move to a place of safety inside a sturdy structure such as a basement or small interior room.