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WWUS51 KALY 042137
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SEVERE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBANY NY
537 PM EDT TUE AUG 4 2015

MAC003-042200-
/O.CON.KALY.SV.W.0069.000000T0000Z-150804T2200Z/
BERKSHIRE MA-
537 PM EDT TUE AUG 4 2015

...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 600 PM EDT
FOR SOUTHEASTERN BERKSHIRE COUNTY...

AT 535 PM EDT...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED OVER BECKET...OR 13
MILES SOUTHEAST OF PITTSFIELD...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 35 MPH.

HAZARD...60 MPH WIND GUSTS AND QUARTER SIZE HAIL. 

SOURCE...TRAINED WEATHER SPOTTERS. 

IMPACT...HAIL DAMAGE TO VEHICLES IS EXPECTED. EXPECT WIND DAMAGE TO 
         ROOFS...SIDING AND TREES. 

THIS SEVERE STORM WILL BE NEAR...
  CHESTER AND MIDDLEFIELD AROUND 545 PM EDT.

OTHER LOCATIONS IMPACTED BY THIS SEVERE THUNDERSTORM INCLUDE ALGERIE
FOUR CORNERS...WASHINGTON...BECKET CENTER...NORTH OTIS...HEPHZIBAH
HEIGHTS...SOUTH LEE...LEISURE LEE...MONTEREY...TYRINGHAM AND EAST
LEE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

FOR YOUR PROTECTION MOVE TO AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST FLOOR OF A
BUILDING.

THIS STORM HAS A HISTORY OF PRODUCING QUARTER SIZE HAIL IN MONTEREY. 
SEEK SHELTER NOW INSIDE A STURDY STRUCTURE AND STAY AWAY FROM 
WINDOWS.

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

&&

LAT...LON 4220 7302 4218 7307 4215 7325 4227 7331
      4239 7307 4233 7306 4231 7303 4231 7300
      4225 7300
TIME...MOT...LOC 2135Z 233DEG 31KT 4232 7308 

HAIL...1.00IN
WIND...60MPH
 
$$

IRL/JPV



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