Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Grand Junction, CO

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
542 PM MDT THU AUG 27 2015

UTZ027-280030-
ARCHES/GRAND FLAT UT-
542 PM MDT THU AUG 27 2015

...SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT...

AT 540 PM MDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM 5
MILES NORTH DEVILS GARDEN IN ARCHES NATIONAL PARK...MOVING SOUTHEAST
AT 20 MPH.

HEAVY RAIN SHOWERS AND FREQUENT LIGHTNING WILL ACCOMPANY THIS
STORM.  WINDS IN EXCESS OF 30 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THIS STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
MOAB...CASTLE VALLEY AND ARCHES NATIONAL PARK.

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.

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LAT...LON 3890 10975 3898 10954 3866 10928 3854 10959
TIME...MOT...LOC 2340Z 334DEG 17KT 3888 10961

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PF


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