Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Issued by NWS Spokane, WA

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPOKANE WA
510 PM PDT WED JUL 23 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SPOKANE HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...
  BOUNDARY COUNTY IN THE PANHANDLE OF IDAHO...
  NORTHWESTERN SHOSHONE COUNTY IN THE PANHANDLE OF IDAHO...
  BONNER COUNTY IN THE PANHANDLE OF IDAHO...
  PEND OREILLE COUNTY IN NORTHEAST WASHINGTON...
  NORTHEASTERN STEVENS COUNTY IN NORTHEAST WASHINGTON...

* UNTIL 630 PM PDT

* AT 509 PM PDT...THE PUBLIC REPORTED A LINE OF SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS
  PRODUCING DESTRUCTIVE WINDS IN EXCESS OF 70 MPH. THESE STORMS WERE
  LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 14 MILES SOUTHWEST OF COLVILLE
  TO 10 MILES NORTHEAST OF CHEWELAH TO 13 MILES NORTHWEST OF NEWPORT
  TO DOVER TO NEAR CLARK FORK...AND MOVING NORTH AT 35 MPH. NICKEL
  SIZE HAIL MAY ALSO ACCOMPANY THE DAMAGING WINDS.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  SANDPOINT...BONNERS FERRY...COLVILLE...CHEWELAH...PONDERAY...MOYIE
  SPRINGS...KOOTENAI...DOVER...CLARK FORK...EAST HOPE...NORDMAN...
  COPELAND...KETTLE FALLS...IONE...NORTHPORT...METALINE FALLS...
  CUSICK...MARCUS...METALINE AND HOPE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCE DAMAGING WINDS...DESTRUCTIVE HAIL...
DEADLY LIGHTNING AND VERY HEAVY RAIN. FOR YOUR PROTECTION...MOVE TO
AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST FLOOR OF YOUR HOME OR BUSINESS. HEAVY
RAINS FLOOD ROADS QUICKLY SO DO NOT DRIVE INTO AREAS WHERE WATER
COVERS THE ROAD.

THESE STORMS HAVE A HISTORY OF PRODUCING WIDESPREAD WIND DAMAGE.
THIS IS A VERY DANGEROUS SITUATION. SEEK SHELTER NOW INSIDE A STURDY
STRUCTURE AND STAY AWAY FROM WINDOWS.

THIS IS AN EXTREMELY DANGEROUS SITUATION WITH TORNADO LIKE WIND
SPEEDS EXPECTED. MOBILE HOMES AND HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES ARE
ESPECIALLY SUSCEPTIBLE TO WINDS OF THIS MAGNITUDE AND MAY BE
OVERTURNED. FOR YOUR PROTECTION MOVE IMMEDIATELY TO A SAFE SHELTER OR
TO AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST FLOOR OF YOUR HOME OR BUSINESS.
THESE STORMS HAVE THE POTENTIAL TO CAUSE SERIOUS INJURY AND
SIGNIFICANT PROPERTY DAMAGE.

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

&&

LAT...LON 4899 11605 4817 11605 4797 11615 4821 11665
      4832 11759 4829 11816 4851 11818 4853 11814
      4865 11810 4875 11812 4884 11818 4884 11820
      4900 11821
TIME...MOT...LOC 0009Z 194DEG 31KT 4836 11804 4839 11757 4835 11721
4827 11663 4808 11622

$$

SB


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