Short Term Forecast
Issued by NWS Great Falls, MT

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SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREAT FALLS MT
754 PM MDT THU SEP 18 2014

MTZ008-015-055-190300-
BEAVERHEAD MT-MADISON MT-GALLATIN MT-
754 PM MDT THU SEP 18 2014

.NOW...

AT 752 PM MDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A
THUNDERSTORM 14 MILES NORTH OF KILGORE...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 30 MPH.

THIS ALSO INCLUDES HIGHWAY 287 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 1 AND 21.

HAIL UP TO A HALF INCH IN DIAMETER...WIND GUSTS TO 40 MPH...BRIEF
HEAVY RAINFALL AND ISOLATED LIGHTNING STRIKES CAN BE EXPECTED FROM
THIS STORM.

TAKE SHELTER FROM THE STORM IN A STURDY BUILDING. BOATERS ON AREA
LAKES SHOULD RETURN TO SHORE. REMEMBER...LIGHTNING CAN STRIKE UP TO
15 MILES FROM THE PARENT THUNDERSTORM. IF YOU CAN HEAR THUNDER...YOU
ARE CLOSE ENOUGH TO BE STRUCK BY LIGHTNING.

$$

MLV








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