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WUUS51 KALY 281759
SVRALY
MAC003-NYC021-281845-
/O.NEW.KALY.SV.W.0108.140728T1759Z-140728T1845Z/

BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBANY NY
159 PM EDT MON JUL 28 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ALBANY HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...
  COLUMBIA COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL NEW YORK...
  THIS INCLUDES THE CITY OF CHATHAM...
  WEST CENTRAL BERKSHIRE COUNTY IN WESTERN MASSACHUSETTS...
  THIS INCLUDES THE CITY OF GREAT BARRINGTON...

* UNTIL 245 PM EDT

* AT 158 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A
  SEVERE THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING QUARTER SIZE HAIL...AND
  DAMAGING WINDS IN EXCESS OF 60 MPH.  THIS STORM WAS LOCATED NEAR
  PHILMONT...OR 8 MILES SOUTH OF CHATHAM...AND MOVING NORTHEAST AT 20
  MPH.

* THE SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WILL BE NEAR...
  7 MILES SOUTHEAST OF CHATHAM BY 215 PM EDT...
  AUSTERLITZ BY 230 PM EDT...
  6 MILES NORTHWEST OF HOUSATONIC BY 235 PM EDT...
  LENOX...7 MILES WEST OF LEE AND 9 MILES SOUTH OF NEW LEBANON BY 245
  PM EDT...

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

IN ADDITION TO LARGE HAIL AND DAMAGING WINDS...CONTINUOUS CLOUD TO
GROUND LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM. MOVE INDOORS
IMMEDIATELY! LIGHTNING IS ONE OF NATURES NUMBER ONE KILLERS.
REMEMBER...IF YOU CAN HEAR THUNDER...YOU ARE CLOSE ENOUGH TO BE
STRUCK BY LIGHTNING.

PLEASE REPORT HAIL SIZE...DAMAGING WINDS AND REPORTS OF TREES DOWN TO
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BY EMAIL AT ALB.STORMREPORT@NOAA.GOV...
ON FACEBOOK AT WWW.FACEBOOK.COM/NWSALBANY OR TWITTER @NWSALBANY.

&&

LAT...LON 4250 7339 4224 7314 4212 7366 4233 7377
TIME...MOT...LOC 1759Z 240DEG 16KT 4224 7362

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