Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Grand Forks, ND

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EASTERN ND/GRAND FORKS ND
233 AM CDT FRI JUL 24 2015

MNZ009-016-017-023-024-028-031-032-240800-
NORTH CLEARWATER MN-SOUTH CLEARWATER MN-HUBBARD MN-NORTH BELTRAMI MN-
WADENA MN-SOUTH BELTRAMI MN-EAST OTTER TAIL MN-EAST BECKER MN-
233 AM CDT FRI JUL 24 2015

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SOUTHEASTERN BELTRAMI...
HUBBARD...WADENA...EASTERN CLEARWATER...NORTHEASTERN OTTER TAIL AND
EASTERN BECKER COUNTIES UNTIL 300 AM CDT...

AT 232 AM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A LINE OF STRONG
THUNDERSTORMS ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM NEAR SHOOKS TO NEAR
VERNDALE...AND MOVING EAST AT 35 MPH.

WIND GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH
THESE STORMS.

STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE NEAR...
  SHOOKS AROUND 240 AM CDT.
  FUNKLEY AROUND 245 AM CDT.
  STAPLES AIRPORT AROUND 250 AM CDT.

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.

TO REPORT SEVERE WEATHER...CONTACT YOUR NEAREST LAW ENFORCEMENT
AGENCY. THEY WILL RELAY YOUR REPORT TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE
OFFICE IN GRAND FORKS.

&&

A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 300 AM CDT FOR
NORTHWESTERN MINNESOTA.

LAT...LON 4741 9467 4680 9466 4680 9479 4639 9478
      4637 9473 4637 9516 4647 9572 4796 9521
      4792 9442 4741 9442
TIME...MOT...LOC 0732Z 281DEG 30KT 4786 9454 4644 9496

$$

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