Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Grand Rapids, MI

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
1248 AM EDT MON JUL 18 2016

MIZ064-065-071-072-180545-
VAN BUREN MI-ALLEGAN MI-BARRY MI-KALAMAZOO MI-
1248 AM EDT MON JUL 18 2016

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY...

AT 1248 AM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM
NEAR BANGOR...MOVING EAST AT 30 MPH.

HALF INCH HAIL AND WIND GUSTS AT LEAST 40 MPH WITH SOME DOWNED TREE
LIMBS WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THIS STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
KALAMAZOO...           NORTHERN PORTAGE...    PLAINWELL...
PAW PAW...             EASTWOOD...            WESTWOOD...
OTSEGO...              GALESBURG...           MATTAWAN...
BANGOR...              CLIMAX...              RICHLAND...
GREATER GALESBURG...   SOUTH GULL LAKE...     COMSTOCK NORTHWEST...
ALAMO...               PINE GROVE...          PARCHMENT...
AUGUSTA...             GOBLES...

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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.

THIS STORM MAY INTENSIFY...SO BE CERTAIN TO MONITOR LOCAL RADIO AND
TV STATIONS...AS WELL AS LOCAL CABLE TV OUTLETS...FOR ADDITIONAL
INFORMATION AND POSSIBLE WARNINGS FROM THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE.

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LAT...LON 4224 8614 4242 8614 4246 8531 4219 8532
TIME...MOT...LOC 0448Z 270DEG 27KT 4234 8604

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DUKE



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