Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Green Bay, WI

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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Green Bay WI
1231 AM CDT WED MAY 17 2017

WIZ030-035-036-170615-
Marathon WI-Wood WI-Portage WI-
1231 AM CDT WED MAY 17 2017

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR WOOD...PORTAGE AND SOUTHERN
MARATHON COUNTIES UNTIL 115 AM CDT...

At 1228 AM CDT, Doppler radar was tracking strong thunderstorms along
a line extending from near Marshfield to 6 miles northeast of
Babcock. Movement was northeast at 40 mph.

Pea size hail and winds in excess of 40 mph will be possible with
these storms.  These storms are also training over the same general
area...especially over Wood County...thus locally heavy rainfall is
possible over the next few hours.

Locations impacted include...
Stevens Point, Wisconsin Rapids, Marshfield, Mosinee, Spencer,
Randolph, Whiting, Bevent, Amherst and Pittsville.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Torrential rainfall is also occurring with these storms, and may lead
to localized flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded
roadways.

&&

A severe thunderstorm watch remains in effect until 500 AM CDT for
central Wisconsin.

LAT...LON 4483 9032 4484 8923 4424 8923 4425 9032
TIME...MOT...LOC 0528Z 241DEG 36KT 4473 9012 4433 9000

$$

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