Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Green Bay, WI

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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Green Bay WI
205 PM CDT WED MAY 17 2017

WIZ035-036-171945-
Wood WI-Portage WI-
205 PM CDT WED MAY 17 2017

...STRONG THUNDERSTORM MOVING INTO SOUTHEAST WOOD COUNTY...

At 204 PM CDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm 7
miles northwest of New Rome, or 8 miles southwest of Wisconsin
Rapids, moving northeast at 55 mph.

Half inch hail and winds in excess of 30 mph will be possible with
this storm.

Locations impacted include...
Stevens Point, Wisconsin Rapids, Whiting, Babcock, Lake Wazeecha,
Plover, Nekoosa, Port Edwards, Biron and Jordan.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Torrential rainfall is also occurring with this storm, and may lead
to localized flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded
roadways.

Frequent cloud to ground lightning is occurring with this storm.
Lightning can strike 10 miles away from a thunderstorm. Seek a safe
shelter inside a building or vehicle.

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LAT...LON 4450 8983 4468 8961 4468 8923 4425 8984
      4425 9018 4430 9031
TIME...MOT...LOC 1904Z 222DEG 48KT 4432 8998

$$

AK



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