Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Great Falls, MT

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREAT FALLS MT
135 PM MDT WED JUL 27 2016

MTZ047-272000-
BLAINE MT-
135 PM MDT WED JUL 27 2016

...SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT...

AT 133 PM MDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING STRONG THUNDERSTORMS ALONG
A LINE EXTENDING FROM 8 MILES SOUTHWEST OF CHINOOK TO HARLEM TO NEAR
DODSON. MOVEMENT WAS SOUTHEAST AT 10 MPH.

THE SLOW MOVEMENT OF THESE STORMS IS CAUSING HEAVIER RAINFALL TO
REMAIN OVER AREAS FOR A HALF HOUR TO AN HOUR...WHICH MAY LEAD TO
LOCALIZED FLOODING...ESPECIALLY IN LOW LYING AREAS. DO NOT DRIVE
YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED ROADWAYS.

WINDS IN EXCESS OF 30 MPH ARE ALSO POSSIBLE WITH THESE STORMS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
CHINOOK...HARLEM...FORT BELKNAP AND ZURICH.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

&&

LAT...LON 4856 10835 4844 10835 4844 10842 4836 10841
      4832 10924 4847 10947 4852 10946 4853 10950
      4872 10886 4863 10833 4858 10831
TIME...MOT...LOC 1933Z 301DEG 9KT 4850 10936 4853 10879 4843 10820

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