Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Grand Forks, ND

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EASTERN ND/GRAND FORKS ND
952 PM CDT SAT JUL 23 2016

MNZ003-027-028-030-240345-
WEST OTTER TAIL MN-CLAY MN-EAST BECKER MN-WEST BECKER MN-
952 PM CDT SAT JUL 23 2016

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR NORTH CENTRAL OTTER TAIL...BECKER
AND EAST CENTRAL CLAY COUNTIES UNTIL 1045 PM CDT...

AT 950 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM
NEAR CORMORANT...OR 10 MILES WEST OF DETROIT LAKES...MOVING
NORTHEAST AT 40 MPH.

NICKEL SIZE HAIL AND WINDS IN EXCESS OF 30 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH
THIS STORM.

THIS STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL BE NEAR...
  SHOREHAM AROUND 955 PM CDT.
  DETROIT LAKES AND WESTBURY AROUND 1000 PM CDT.
  RICHWOOD AROUND 1005 PM CDT.
  HEIGHT OF LAND LAKE AND ROCHERT AROUND 1010 PM CDT.
  TOAD LAKE AROUND 1015 PM CDT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

IF ON OR NEAR DETROIT LAKE AND ADJACENT LAKES...GET OUT OF THE WATER
AND MOVE INDOORS OR INSIDE A VEHICLE. REMEMBER...LIGHTNING CAN
STRIKE OUT TO 10 MILES FROM THE PARENT THUNDERSTORM. IF YOU CAN HEAR
THUNDER...YOU ARE CLOSE ENOUGH TO BE STRUCK BY LIGHTNING. MOVE TO
SAFE SHELTER NOW! DO NOT BE CAUGHT ON THE WATER IN A THUNDERSTORM.

&&

LAT...LON 4675 9523 4671 9560 4672 9577 4670 9577
      4666 9612 4682 9625 4712 9569
TIME...MOT...LOC 0250Z 246DEG 51KT 4679 9606

$$

WJB


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