Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Issued by NWS Tucson, AZ

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WUUS55 KTWC 300101
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AZC019-300215-
/O.NEW.KTWC.SV.W.0036.160730T0101Z-160730T0215Z/

BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TUCSON AZ
601 PM MST FRI JUL 29 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TUCSON HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...
  NORTHEASTERN PIMA COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN ARIZONA...

* UNTIL 715 PM MST

* AT 559 PM MST...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM
  CAPABLE OF PRODUCING QUARTER SIZE HAIL AND DAMAGING WINDS IN EXCESS
  OF 60 MPH. THIS STORM WAS LOCATED OVER TANQUE VERDE...OR 12 MILES
  EAST OF TUCSON...AND MOVING WEST AT 15 MPH. IN ADDITION TO THE
  STRONG AND GUSTY WINDS AND HAIL...EXPECT BLOWING DUST TO ACCOMPANY
  THIS STORM AS WELL. MOTORISTS SHOULD TRAVEL WITH CAUTION IF
  ENCOUNTERING REDUCED VISIBILITIES DUE TO BLOWING DUST.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  TUCSON...ORO VALLEY...MARANA...SAHUARITA...FLOWING WELLS...
  TANQUE VERDE...DREXEL-ALVERNON...CASAS ADOBES...DREXEL HEIGHTS...
  TUCSON ESTATES...LITTLETOWN...VALENCIA WEST...SUMMIT...TORTOLITA...
  THREE POINTS...SOUTH TUCSON...CATALINA FOOTHILLS...
  MOUNT LEMMON/SUMMERHAVEN...PICTURE ROCKS AND RITA RANCH.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCE DAMAGING WINDS...LARGE HAIL...DEADLY
LIGHTNING AND VERY HEAVY RAIN. FOR YOUR PROTECTION...SEEK SHELTER NOW
INSIDE A STURDY STRUCTURE AND STAY AWAY FROM WINDOWS. HEAVY RAINS
FLOOD ROADS QUICKLY SO DO NOT DRIVE INTO AREAS WHERE WATER COVERS THE
ROAD.

IN ADDITION TO LARGE HAIL AND DAMAGING WINDS...CONTINUOUS CLOUD TO
GROUND LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM. MOVE INDOORS
IMMEDIATELY. LIGHTNING IS ONE OF NATURE`S LEADING KILLERS.
REMEMBER... IF YOU CAN HEAR THUNDER...YOU ARE CLOSE ENOUGH TO BE
STRUCK BY LIGHTNING.

&&

LAT...LON 3251 11065 3215 11046 3194 11118 3232 11137
TIME...MOT...LOC 0059Z 067DEG 11KT 3223 11073

$$

MOLLERE



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