Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Grand Junction, CO

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
452 PM MDT FRI JUL 3 2015

COZ018>022-032330-
PARADOX VALLEY/LITTLE DOLORES RIVER CO-
FOUR CORNERS/UPPER DOLORES RIVER CO-ANIMAS RIVER BASIN CO-
SOUTHWEST SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS CO-NORTHWESTERN SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS CO-
452 PM MDT FRI JUL 3 2015

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR NORTHEASTERN LA PLATA...
SOUTHWESTERN SAN JUAN...NORTHEASTERN MONTEZUMA AND CENTRAL DOLORES
COUNTIES UNTIL 530 PM MDT...

AT 452 PM MDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A LINE OF STRONG
THUNDERSTORMS ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 17 MILES EAST OF DOVE CREEK
TO 8 MILES SOUTHWEST OF SILVERTON...AND MOVING SOUTH AT 15 MPH.

HALF INCH HAIL AND WINDS IN EXCESS OF 40 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH
THESE STORMS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
RICO...ROCKWOOD...STONER...ELK PARK AND DUNTON.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS ALSO OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS...AND MAY
LEAD TO FLASH FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED
ROADWAYS.

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 3754 10864 3747 10758 3776 10767 3786 10870
TIME...MOT...LOC 2252Z 346DEG 11KT 3779 10859 3771 10775

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JOE



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