Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Glasgow, MT

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GLASGOW MT
1114 PM MDT TUE JUL 26 2016

MTZ016-017-021>023-059-061-270615-
NORTHERN PHILLIPS MT-CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN VALLEY MT-
NORTHERN VALLEY MT-CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST PHILLIPS MT-PETROLEUM MT-
GARFIELD MT-MCCONE MT-
1114 PM MDT TUE JUL 26 2016

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR VALLEY...NORTHWESTERN MCCONE...
GARFIELD...SOUTHEASTERN PETROLEUM AND EASTERN PHILLIPS COUNTIES UNTIL
1215 AM MDT...

AT 1113 PM MDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING STRONG THUNDERSTORMS
ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 12 MILES WEST OF SACO TO 19 MILES
NORTHWEST OF HELL CREEK REC AREA TO 12 MILES SOUTHEAST OF MOSBY.
MOVEMENT WAS EAST AT 25 MPH.

HALF INCH HAIL AND WIND GUSTS OF 50 TO 55 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH
THESE STORMS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
GLASGOW...JORDAN...NASHUA...FORT PECK...SACO...ST. MARIE...
FORT PECK MARINA...DEVILS CREEK REC AREA...DUCK CREEK REC AREA...
SAND SPRINGS...MOSBY...THE PINES REC AREA...HELL CREEK REC AREA...
BRUSETT...TAMPICO...HINSDALE...U L BEND REC AREA...COHAGEN...
EDWARDS AND WHATLEY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS.
LIGHTNING CAN STRIKE 10 MILES AWAY FROM A THUNDERSTORM. SEEK A SAFE
SHELTER INSIDE A BUILDING OR VEHICLE.

IF ON OR NEAR FORT PECK LAKE...GET OUT OF THE WATER AND MOVE INDOORS
OR INSIDE A VEHICLE. REMEMBER...LIGHTNING CAN STRIKE OUT TO 10 MILES
FROM THE PARENT THUNDERSTORM. IF YOU CAN HEAR THUNDER...YOU ARE
CLOSE ENOUGH TO BE STRUCK BY LIGHTNING. MOVE TO SAFE SHELTER NOW! DO
NOT BE CAUGHT ON THE WATER IN A THUNDERSTORM.

PERSONS IN CAMPGROUNDS SHOULD CONSIDER SEEKING STURDY SHELTER UNTIL
THESE STORMS PASS.

&&

LAT...LON 4870 10776 4859 10606 4686 10664 4685 10789
      4682 10785 4677 10784 4676 10798
TIME...MOT...LOC 0513Z 258DEG 24KT 4845 10761 4778 10723 4683 10775

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