Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Grand Forks, ND

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EASTERN ND/GRAND FORKS ND
955 PM CDT SAT AUG 23 2014

NDZ038-039-049-052-240400-
BARNES ND-CASS ND-RANSOM ND-SARGENT ND-
955 PM CDT SAT AUG 23 2014

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR NORTHWESTERN SARGENT...RANSOM...
SOUTHWESTERN CASS AND SOUTHEASTERN BARNES COUNTIES IN SOUTHEAST NORTH
DAKOTA UNTIL 1100 PM CDT...

AT 951 PM CDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING
THUNDERSTORMS ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 24 MILES WEST OF LISBON TO
11 MILES WEST OF LISBON TO 11 MILES WEST OF GWINNER...MOVING TO THE
NORTHEAST AT 30 MPH.

WIND GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH ARE EXPECTED WITH THE STORMS...ALONG WITH
HEAVY RAIN AND FREQUENT LIGHTNING.

THE STORMS WILL BE NEAR...
STIRUM AND ELLIOTT AROUND 1000 PM CDT.
HASTINGS AND FORT RANSOM AROUND 1005 PM CDT.
LITTLE YELLOWSTONE AROUND 1010 PM CDT.
GWINNER...LISBON AND KATHRYN AROUND 1015 PM CDT.

BE PREPARED TO TAKE SHELTER IF THE STORMS INTENSIFY AND BECOME
SEVERE...OR A WARNING IS ISSUED BY THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE.

TORRENTIAL RAIN...WHICH MAY FLOOD LOW LYING AREAS SUCH AS DITCHES AND
UNDERPASSES...IS ALSO LIKELY. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE ON A FLOODED
ROADWAY.

LAT...LON 4607 9797 4636 9799 4640 9805 4662 9804
      4663 9825 4663 9824 4687 9764 4665 9728
      4634 9729
TIME...MOT...LOC 0255Z 240DEG 26KT 4658 9812 4641 9788
          4620 9786

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