Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Portland, OR

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OR
833 PM PDT TUE JUL 22 2014

ORZ011-013-230430-
CASCADES IN LANE COUNTY OR-NORTHERN OREGON CASCADES OR-
833 PM PDT TUE JUL 22 2014

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SOUTHEASTERN MARION...EASTERN
LINN...SOUTHEASTERN CLACKAMAS AND NORTHEASTERN LANE COUNTIES UNTIL
930 PM PDT...

AT 832 PM PDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A
STRONG THUNDERSTORM NEAR COUGAR RESERVOIR...OR 29 MILES NORTHEAST OF
OAKRIDGE...MOVING NORTH AT 50 MPH.

ABUNDANT LIGHTNING...NICKEL SIZE HAIL AND WIND GUSTS OF 50 TO 55 MPH
WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THIS STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
DETROIT...IDANHA...BLUE RIVER...BELKNAP SPRINGS...COUGAR RESERVOIR...
MCKENZIE PASS...TOMBSTONE SUMMIT...MARION FORKS...BREITENBUSH
SPRINGS...MCKENZIE BRIDGE...UPPER SODA AND SANTIAM JUNCTION.

THIS INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING HIGHWAYS IN OREGON...
 U.S. HIGHWAY 20 EAST OF ALBANY BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 51 AND 80.
 STATE HIGHWAY 22 EAST OF SALEM BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 43 AND 81.
 STATE HIGHWAY 126 FROM EUGENE TO MCKENZIE BRIDGE BETWEEN MILE
MARKERS 40 AND 55.
 STATE HIGHWAY 126 FROM MCKENZIE BRIDGE TO THE SANTIAM HIGHWAY
BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 1 AND 19.

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.

&&

LAT...LON 4484 12174 4480 12182 4476 12176 4473 12180
      4452 12181 4449 12185 4429 12184 4424 12179
      4414 12177 4405 12180 4404 12184 4397 12184
      4393 12187 4397 12239 4491 12222 4488 12174
TIME...MOT...LOC 0332Z 196DEG 44KT 4410 12214

$$

LR


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