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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
930 PM AKDT SUN MAY 31 2015

AKZ155-010545-
KUSKOKWIM DELTA-
916 PM AKDT SUN MAY 31 2015

...A LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL AFFECT BETHEL AND
THE KUSKOKWIM DELTA...

AT 909 PM AKDT...A LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WAS ALONG A LINE
EXTENDING FROM 40 MILES NORTHEAST OF BETHEL TO 25 MILES SOUTHEAST OF
BETHEL...AND MOVING WEST AT 15 MPH.

WINDS IN EXCESS OF 30 MPH AND PEA SIZE HAIL ARE POSSIBLE WITH THESE
STORMS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
BETHEL...AKIACHAK...KWETHLUK...NAPASKIAK...NAPAKIAK...AKIAK...
NUNAPITSINCHAK...OSCARVILLE AND AKRACHAK.

FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM.
LIGHTNING CAN STRIKE 15 MILES AWAY FROM A THUNDERSTORM. SEEK A SAFE
SHELTER INSIDE A BUILDING OR VEHICLE.

LAT...LON 6147 16128 6066 16076 6051 16203 6126 16237
TIME...MOT...LOC 0516Z 140DEG 14KT 6131 16153 6072 16116

$$

KH


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