Significant Weather Statement for Shelby County

Weather

May 2nd, 2012 by Ric Hanson

310 AM CDT WED MAY 2 2012

AT 308 AM CDT…NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR WAS  TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM 7 MILES WEST OF HARLAN…MOVING EAST AT 35 MPH.  
HAIL UP TO THE SIZE OF NICKELS AND WIND GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH WILL BE  POSSIBLE WITH THIS STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE… HARLAN…ELK HORN…EARLING…IRWIN… PORTSMOUTH…PANAMA… WESTPHALIA…KIRKMAN AND TENNANT.  THIS INCLUDES HIGHWAY 59 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 73 AND 85.