Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Phoenix, AZ

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PHOENIX AZ
216 PM MST SAT APR 30 2016

AZZ025-CAZ031-033-302200-
YUMA/MARTINEZ LAKE AND VICINITY AZ-IMPERIAL COUNTY CA-
LOWER COLORADO RIVER VALLEY CA CA-
216 PM MST SAT APR 30 2016

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PHOENIX HAS ISSUED A

SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR...
  WEST CENTRAL YUMA AND SOUTHEASTERN IMPERIAL COUNTIES

UNTIL 300 PM MST/300 PM PDT/

AT 215 PM MST/215 PM PDT/...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG
THUNDERSTORM 8 MILES NORTH OF WINTERHAVEN...OR 11 MILES SOUTHWEST OF
MARTINEZ LAKE...MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 25 MPH.

WINDS IN EXCESS OF 40 MPH AND LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL WILL BE
POSSIBLE WITH THIS STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
YUMA...BLAISDELL AND WINTERHAVEN.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

LOCALLY DENSE BLOWING DUST IS POSSIBLE.  IF YOU ENCOUNTER BLOWING
DUST WHILE DRIVING...PULL OVER AS FAR OFF THE ROADWAY AS POSSIBLE AND
PARK. TURN OFF YOUR HEADLIGHTS AND KEEP YOUR FOOT OFF THE BRAKE.

&&

LAT...LON 3288 11482 3300 11477 3302 11463 3288 11443
      3271 11442 3268 11469
TIME...MOT...LOC 2115Z 312DEG 22KT 3287 11462

$$

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