Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Medford, OR

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD OR
504 PM PDT THU MAY 5 2016

CAZ081>083-060045-
SOUTH CENTRAL SISKIYOU COUNTY-NORTH CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST SISKIYOU
COUNTY-CENTRAL SISKIYOU COUNTY-
504 PM PDT THU MAY 5 2016

...A LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL AFFECT CENTRAL SISKIYOU
COUNTY...

AT 503 PM PDT...RADAR INDICATED STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED
ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM NEAR MONTAGUE TO NEAR DEER MOUNTAIN SNOW
PARK. MOVEMENT WAS SOUTHWEST AT 5 MPH.

WINDS IN EXCESS OF 30 MPH AND HALF INCH HAIL ARE POSSIBLE WITH THESE
STORMS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
WEED...MONTAGUE...EDGEWOOD...GRENADA...HIGHWAY 97 GRASS LAKE AND MOUNT
HEBRON...I 5 BLACK BUTTE SUMMIT...GAZELLE...CARRICK AND DEER MOUNTAIN
SNOW PARK.

TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS ALSO OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS...AND MAY
CAUSE LOCALIZED FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED
ROADWAYS.

OCCASIONAL CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS.
LIGHTNING CAN STRIKE 10 MILES AWAY FROM A THUNDERSTORM. SEEK A SAFE
SHELTER INSIDE A BUILDING OR VEHICLE.

LAT...LON 4165 12268 4134 12236 4151 12204 4183 12240
TIME...MOT...LOC 0003Z 064DEG 6KT 4175 12242 4154 12219

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