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Ripley County Emergency Management Agency
Friday February 24th, 2017 :: 06:56 p.m. EST
Alert

New event. "Severe Thunderstorm Warning" from 2/24/2017 6:53 PM to 7:30 PM EST for (including) southeast Ripley County:

BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Severe Thunderstorm Warning
National Weather Service Wilmington OH
653 PM EST FRI FEB 24 2017

The National Weather Service in Wilmington has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for...
Ohio County in southeastern Indiana...
Southeastern Ripley County in southeastern Indiana...
Southwestern Dearborn County in southeastern Indiana...
Northwestern Switzerland County in southeastern Indiana...

* Until 730 PM EST.

* At 653 PM EST, a severe thunderstorm was located 8 miles northeast
of Madison, moving northeast at 45 mph.

HAZARD...60 mph wind gusts and nickel size hail.

SOURCE...Radar indicated.

IMPACT...Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees.

* Locations impacted include...
Dillsboro, Pleasant, Hartford, Fairview, Mount Sinai, Aberdeen,
Pate, Avonburg, Moorefield, Farmers Retreat, Bear Branch,
Friendship, East Enterprise, Cross Plains, Allensville, North
Landing and Rabbit Hash.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

For your protection move to an interior room on the lowest floor of a
building.

To report severe weather, go to our website at weather.gov/iln and
submit your report via social media, when you can do so safely.

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LAT...LON 3911 8498 3893 8487 3892 8488 3890 8487
3878 8520 3891 8520 3891 8535
TIME...MOT...LOC 2353Z 240DEG 40KT 3882 8528

HAIL...0.88IN
WIND...60MPH

Instructions:

For your protection move to an interior room on the lowest floor of a
building.

Address/Location
Ripley County Emergency Management Agency
210 N Monroe St
Versailles, IN 47042

Contact
Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 812-689-0505

Alert Details

Severity:
Moderate - Possible threat to life or property
Urgency:
Immediate - Responsive action SHOULD be taken immediately
Certainty:
Likely (p > ~50%)
Category:
Meteorological (inc. flood)
Event:
Severe Thunderstorm Warning

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