Special Weather StatementMatt Boster
Posted by: Matt Boster
Date: Feb 07 2018 11:54 AM
Special Weather Statement issued February 7 at 12:48PM EST by NWS Tallahassee FL
Areas Affected: Houston; Holmes; Jackson; Early; Geneva
At 1247 PM EST/1147 AM CST/, National Weather Service doppler radar
indicated a strong thunderstorm over Slocomb, or 9 miles northwest of
Graceville, moving east at 40 mph.
Half inch hail and wind gusts up to 50 mph will be possible with this
Locations impacted include...
Cottonwood, Graceville, Dothan, Hartford, Taylor, Ashford, Slocomb,
Cowarts, Webb, Malone, Malvern, Rehobeth, Avon, Esto, Madrid, Gordon,
Campbellton, Noma, Bascom and Memphis.
Frequent cloud to ground lightning is occurring with this storm.
Lightning can strike 10 miles away from a thunderstorm. Seek a safe
shelter inside a building or vehicle.