Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Sacramento, CA

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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Sacramento CA
304 PM PDT WED MAR 22 2017

Northeast Foothills/Sacramento Valley CA-
Northern Sacramento Valley CA-Central Sacramento Valley CA-
Mountains Southwestern Shasta County to Northern Lake County CA-
304 PM PDT WED MAR 22 2017


At 256 PM PDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm near
Willows and Blue Gum, moving northeast at 20 mph, towards Ordbend,
Glenn, Codora and Afton.

Half inch hail and gusty thunderstorm winds in excess of 30 mph will
be possible with this storm. Brief funnel clouds may also occur
with this storm.

Another cluster of storms will affect Tehama County from Paskenta to
REd Bluff and Los Molinos through 4 pm. Small hail, lightning and
brief downpours are expected.

Other locations impacted include... Corning, Elk Creek, Tehama,
Dairyville, Dayton, Henleyville, Artois, Fruto, Butte City and


Beware of ponding of water on roadways. Do not drive your vehicle
through flooded roadways.

Frequent 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.

These storms may intensify, so be certain to monitor local radio
stations and available television stations for additional
information and possible warnings from the National Weather Service.


LAT...LON 3920 12225 3980 12268 4034 12251 4039 12205
      3965 12160
TIME...MOT...LOC 2156Z 244DEG 15KT 3954 12211



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