Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Reno, NV

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RENO NV
453 PM PDT SAT MAY 23 2015

NVZ004-240015-
WESTERN NEVADA BASIN AND RANGE INCLUDING PYRAMID LAKE NV-
453 PM PDT SAT MAY 23 2015

...STRONG THUNDERSTORM OVER LAHONTAN RESERVOIR AND HIGHWAY 50...

AT 451 PM PDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE METEOROLOGISTS WERE TRACKING
A STRONG THUNDERSTORM OVER LAHONTAN RESERVOIR...MOVING SOUTH AT 10
MPH.

HALF INCH HAIL AND WINDS IN EXCESS OF 35 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH
THIS STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
LAHONTAN RESERVOIR...SILVER SPRINGS AND US 50 AT LYON-CHURCHILL CO
LINE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM.
LIGHTNING CAN STRIKE 15 MILES AWAY FROM A THUNDERSTORM. SEEK A SAFE
SHELTER INSIDE A BUILDING OR VEHICLE.

HEAVY RAINFALL IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM. EXPECT PONDING OF WATER
ON ROADWAYS. DRIVERS SHOULD SLOW DOWN AND TURN ON THEIR HEADLIGHTS
IF ENCOUNTERING HEAVY RAINS.

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LAT...LON 3952 11912 3948 11892 3929 11900 3932 11922
TIME...MOT...LOC 2351Z 019DEG 8KT 3944 11907

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