Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Phoenix, AZ

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PHOENIX AZ
406 PM MST FRI JUL 22 2016

AZZ024-222345-
SOUTHERN GILA/TONTO NF FOOTHILLS AZ-
406 PM MST FRI JUL 22 2016

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PHOENIX HAS ISSUED A

SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR...
  NORTHWESTERN GILA AND EASTERN MARICOPA COUNTIES

UNTIL 445 PM MST

AT 405 PM MST...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM NEAR
ROOSEVELT DAM...OR NEAR ROOSEVELT. THIS STORM WAS NEARLY STATIONARY.

WIND GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THIS STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
ROOSEVELT LAKE...APACHE LAKE AND TONTO NATIONAL MONUMENT.

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.

IF ON OR NEAR ROOSEVELT LAKE OR APACHE LAKE...GET OUT OF THE WATER
AND MOVE INDOORS OR INSIDE A VEHICLE. REMEMBER...LIGHTNING CAN
STRIKE OUT TO 15 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.

&&

LAT...LON 3383 11122 3371 11100 3356 11124 3376 11134
TIME...MOT...LOC 2305Z 056DEG 3KT 3367 11121

$$

AJ



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