Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Issued by NWS Sacramento, CA

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2
000
WUUS56 KSTO 272213
SVRSTO
CAC005-017-067-272315-
/O.NEW.KSTO.SV.W.0004.160427T2213Z-160427T2315Z/

BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SACRAMENTO CA
313 PM PDT WED APR 27 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SACRAMENTO HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...
  SOUTHWESTERN EL DORADO COUNTY IN NORTHERN CALIFORNIA...
  WEST CENTRAL AMADOR COUNTY IN NORTHERN CALIFORNIA...
  NORTHEASTERN SACRAMENTO COUNTY IN CENTRAL CALIFORNIA...

* UNTIL 415 PM PDT

* AT 311 PM PDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM
  CAPABLE OF PRODUCING QUARTER SIZE HAIL AND DAMAGING WINDS IN
  EXCESS OF 60 MPH. FUNNEL CLOUDS MAY BE POSSIBLE WITH THIS STORM.
  THIS STORM WAS LOCATED OVER RANCHO MURIETA...OR 13 MILES SOUTHEAST
  OF FAIR OAKS...AND MOVING EAST AT 10 MPH.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  FAIR OAKS...RANCHO CORDOVA...IONE...RANCHO MURIETA...DRYTOWN...FOREST
  HOME...LATROBE...SHELDON...MATHER AFB CDP...SLOUGHHOUSE...GOLD RIVER...
  MATHER AFB...VINEYARD...PLYMOUTH...CARBONDALE AND WILTON.

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.

INTENSE THUNDERSTORM LINES CAN OCCASIONALLY PRODUCE BRIEF TORNADOES
AND WIDESPREAD SIGNIFICANT WIND DAMAGE. ALTHOUGH NOT IMMEDIATELY
LIKELY...FOR YOUR PROTECTION MOVE TO AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST
FLOOR OF YOUR HOME OR BUSINESS. THIS STORM HAS THE POTENTIAL TO CAUSE
SERIOUS INJURY AND SIGNIFICANT DAMAGE TO PROPERTY.

IN ADDITION TO LARGE HAIL AND DAMAGING WINDS...CONTINUOUS CLOUD TO
GROUND LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM. MOVE INDOORS
IMMEDIATELY. LIGHTNING IS ONE OF NATURES LEADING KILLERS. REMEMBER...
IF YOU CAN HEAR THUNDER...YOU ARE CLOSE ENOUGH TO BE STRUCK BY
LIGHTNING.

&&

LAT...LON 3842 12134 3864 12129 3857 12079 3835 12085
TIME...MOT...LOC 2211Z 302DEG 17KT 3847 12113

$$

CS



USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.