Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Issued by NWS Seattle/Tacoma, WA

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
641 PM PDT THU MAY 21 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SEATTLE HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...
  SOUTH CENTRAL WHATCOM COUNTY IN NORTHWEST WASHINGTON...

* UNTIL 715 PM PDT.

* AT 636 PM PDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A
  SEVERE THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING QUARTER SIZE HAIL.  THIS
  STORM WAS LOCATED 11 MILES EAST OF ACME...AND MOVING NORTHWEST AT 5
  MPH.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  MAINLY RURAL AREAS OF SOUTHERN WHATCOM COUNTY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING MEANS DAMAGING WIND OF 58 MPH OR
GREATER AND/OR ONE INCH DIAMETER HAIL OR LARGER IS IMMINENT OR
OCCURRING. THOSE IN THE WARNED AREA SHOULD SEEK SAFETY INSIDE A
STURDY STRUCTURE...AWAY FROM WINDOWS...NOW. SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS CAN
ALSO PRODUCE FREQUENT...DEADLY LIGHTNING AND VERY HEAVY RAIN. HEAVY
RAINS FLOOD ROADS QUICKLY SO DO NOT DRIVE INTO AREAS WHERE WATER
COVERS THE ROAD.

TO REPORT SEVERE WEATHER...CONTACT YOUR NEAREST LAW ENFORCEMENT
AGENCY. THEY WILL RELAY YOUR REPORT TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE
IN SEATTLE.

TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS ALSO OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM...AND MAY LEAD
TO FLASH FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED
ROADWAYS.

&&

LAT...LON 4865 12193 4872 12208 4877 12193 4868 12182
TIME...MOT...LOC 0141Z 138DEG 4KT 4872 12196

$$

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