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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EL PASO TX
821 PM MDT WED AUG 27 2014

TXZ418>420-423-280300-
EASTERN/CENTRAL EL PASO COUNTY TX-NORTHERN HUDSPETH HIGHLANDS/HUECO
MOUNTAINS TX-RIO GRANDE VALLEY OF EASTERN EL PASO/WESTERN HUDSPETH
COUNTIES TX-WESTERN EL PASO COUNTY TX-
821 PM MDT WED AUG 27 2014

...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS THREATENING EXTREME NORTHWESTERN HUDSPETH AND
EL PASO COUNTIES THROUGH 900 PM MDT...

AT 814 PM MDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED AND
STORM SPOTTERS REPORTED A STRONG THUNDERSTORM NEAR NORTHEAST EL
PASO...DRIFTING SOUTHEAST AT 10 MPH.

HAIL UP TO PENNY SIZE AND WIND GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH ARE EXPECTED WITH
THIS STORM...ALONG WITH HEAVY RAIN AND FREQUENT DANGEROUS LIGHTNING.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  MISSION VALLEY...
  EAST EL PASO...
  NORTHEAST EL PASO...
  WEST EL PASO...
  HORIZON CITY...
  CENTRAL EL PASO...
  AGUA DULCE...
  WESTWAY...
  VINTON...
  SPARKS...
  COLONIA DEL PASO...
  FRANKLIN MOUNTAINS STATE PARK...
  HUECO TANKS...

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

TORRENTIAL RAIN MAY FLOOD LOW LYING AREAS SUCH AS DITCHES AND
UNDERPASSES. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE ON A FLOODED ROADWAY.

&&

LAT...LON 3159 10631 3168 10635 3174 10641 3175 10647
      3187 10662 3200 10661 3200 10598 3147 10618
TIME...MOT...LOC 0220Z 273DEG 8KT 3193 10638

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