Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Issued by NWS Flagstaff, AZ

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FLAGSTAFF AZ
252 PM MST WED SEP 2 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN FLAGSTAFF HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...
  EASTERN COCONINO COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL ARIZONA...
  WEST CENTRAL NAVAJO COUNTY IN NORTHEASTERN ARIZONA...

* UNTIL 315 PM MST

* AT 251 PM MST...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM
  CAPABLE OF PRODUCING QUARTER SIZE HAIL AND DAMAGING WINDS IN
  EXCESS OF 60 MPH. THIS STORM WAS LOCATED 11 MILES SOUTHWEST OF
  SECOND MESA...OR 27 MILES WEST OF KEAMS CANYON...AND MOVING
  NORTHEAST AT 20 MPH.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  KYKOTSMOVI VILLAGE...SECOND MESA...SHONGOPOVI AND HOPI RESERVATION.

THIS INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING HIGHWAYS...
 STATE ROUTE 264 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 367 AND 374...AND BETWEEN MILE
MARKERS 380 AND 386.
 STATE ROUTE 87 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 402 AND 406.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS ARE CAPABLE OF PRODUCING DAMAGING WIND GUSTS...
DESTRUCTIVE HAIL...DEADLY LIGHTING AND VERY HEAVY RAIN. FOR YOUR
PROTECTION...TAKE COVER IN A STURDY BUILDING AND STAY AWAY FROM
WINDOWS UNTIL THE STORM PASSES. HEAVY RAIN FLOODS ROADS QUICKLY. DO
NOT DRIVE INTO AREAS WHERE WATER COVERS THE ROAD.

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.

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

&&

LAT...LON 3562 11066 3572 11083 3593 11067 3579 11045
TIME...MOT...LOC 2151Z 227DEG 18KT 3573 11067

$$

MOTTICE



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