Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Phoenix, AZ

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PHOENIX AZ
517 PM MST THU JUL 28 2016

AZZ024-028-290100-
NORTHWEST AND NORTH CENTRAL PINAL COUNTY AZ-
SOUTHERN GILA/TONTO NF FOOTHILLS AZ-
517 PM MST THU JUL 28 2016

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PHOENIX HAS ISSUED A

SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR...
  NORTHWESTERN GILA...NORTHEASTERN MARICOPA AND NORTHEASTERN PINAL
  COUNTIES

UNTIL 600 PM MST

AT 515 PM MST...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A LINE OF STRONG
THUNDERSTORMS ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM NEAR SYCAMORE CREEK TO
NEAR FOUR PEAKS TO NEAR SUPERIOR...AND MOVING SOUTHWEST AT 10 MPH.
RECREATIONALISTS ALONG THE SALT RIVER LAKES...ESPECIALLY APACHE
LAKE...SHOULD BE PREPARED FOR RAPIDLY CHANGING
CONDITIONS...INCLUDING STRONG WIND GUSTS AND DANGEROUS STORM
LIGHTNING.

WIND GUSTS OF 50 TO 55 MPH...FREQUENT LIGHTNING AND PERIODS OF
HEAVY RAINFALL WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THESE STORMS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
APACHE JUNCTION...SUPERIOR...ROUND VALLEY...SYCAMORE CREEK...
BALLANTINE TRAILHEAD...SUGARLOAF MOUNTAIN...SUNFLOWER...
SALT RIVER TUBING RECREATION AREA...CANYON LAKE...GOLDFIELD RANCH...
FOUR PEAKS...LOST DUTCHMAN STATE PARK...FLORENCE JUNCTION...
KINGS RANCH...SAGUARO LAKE...GOLD CAMP...QUEEN VALLEY...
APACHE LAKE...SUPERSTITION MOUNTAINS AND TOP OF THE WORLD.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...


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

&&

LAT...LON 3399 11142 3396 11138 3375 11134 3334 11099
      3316 11143 3369 11170 3401 11183 3400 11150
      3401 11148 3401 11143
TIME...MOT...LOC 0015Z 043DEG 10KT 3398 11144 3371 11140 3336 11109

$$

NOLTE


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