Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Boise, ID

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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Boise ID
659 PM MDT TUE MAY 16 2017

IDZ013-014-016-028-170200-
Upper Treasure Valley ID-Western Magic Valley ID-Boise Mountains ID-
Camas Prairie ID-
659 PM MDT TUE MAY 16 2017

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR NORTHWESTERN TWIN FALLS...
SOUTHEASTERN ELMORE...SOUTHWESTERN CAMAS...EAST CENTRAL OWYHEE AND
NORTHWESTERN GOODING COUNTIES UNTIL 800 PM MDT...

At 659 PM MDT, Doppler radar was tracking strong thunderstorms along
a line extending from near Tollgate to near Bruneau. Movement was
east at 30 mph.

Half inch hail and wind gusts up to 50 mph will be possible with
these storms.

Strong thunderstorms will be near...
  Tollgate around 700 PM MDT.
  Anderson Dam and Bruneau Sand Dunes around 710 PM MDT.
  Bennett Mountain, Little Camas Reservoir and Hot Springs Creek
  Reservoir around 720 PM MDT.
  Cat Creek Summit and Hammett around 730 PM MDT.
  Glenns Ferry, Deer Heaven Mountain and Blair Trail Reservoir
  around 740 PM MDT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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.

When safe to do so, please relay storm reports to the National
Weather Service in Boise via local law enforcement, or National
Weather Service Boise Facebook and Twitter accounts.

&&

LAT...LON 4326 11477 4260 11511 4287 11589 4339 11562
TIME...MOT...LOC 0059Z 288DEG 26KT 4331 11558 4292 11577

$$

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