Special Weather Statement
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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SALT LAKE CITY UT
438 PM MDT THU AUG 27 2015

UTZ001-007-272315-
CACHE VALLEY/UTAH PORTION UT-WASATCH MOUNTAINS I-80 NORTH UT-
438 PM MDT THU AUG 27 2015

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR NORTHWESTERN RICH AND
NORTHEASTERN CACHE COUNTIES UNTIL 515 PM MDT...

AT 434 PM MDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A
LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS EXTENDING FROM THE NORTHERN CACHE
VALLEY TO THE NORTHERN PORTIONS OF BEAR LAKE IN FAR SOUTHEASTERN
IDAHO...AND MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 25 MPH. THIS LINE OF STORMS WILL
IMPACT THE BEAR LAKE IN UTAH OVER THE NEXT 45 MINUTES.

PENNY HAIL AND WINDS OF 40 TO 55 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE AS THIS LINE
CONTINUES TO MOVE SOUTHEAST. VERY GUSTY CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED TO
OCCUR ON BEAR LAKE CREATING HAZARDOUS BOATING CONDITIONS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
LAKETOWN...SMITHFIELD...GARDEN CITY...GARDEN...NORTH LOGAN...HYDE
PARK...RICHMOND...MEADOWVILLE...LAKOTA...PICKELVILLE AND BEAVER MTN.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

IF THREATENING WEATHER APPROACHES...TAKE SHELTER IN A STURDY
BUILDING.

FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS.
LIGHTNING CAN STRIKE 15 MILES AWAY FROM A THUNDERSTORM. SEEK A SAFE
SHELTER INSIDE A BUILDING OR VEHICLE.

IF ON OR NEAR BEAR LAKE...GET OUT OF THE WATER AND MOVE INDOORS OR
INSIDE A VEHICLE. REMEMBER...LIGHTNING CAN STRIKE OUT TO 15 MILES
FROM THE PARENT THUNDERSTORM. IF YOU CAN HEAR THUNDER...YOU ARE
CLOSE ENOUGH TO BE STRUCK BY LIGHTNING. MOVE TO SAFE SHELTER NOW. DO
NOT BE CAUGHT ON THE WATER IN A THUNDERSTORM.

&&

LAT...LON 4191 11114 4175 11137 4177 11182 4200 11181
      4200 11121
TIME...MOT...LOC 2234Z 333DEG 22KT 4208 11139 4197 11152 4196 11180

$$

GM



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