Special Weather Statement
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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Tucson AZ
725 PM MST WED AUG 23 2017

AZZ504>506-240315-
Southeast Pinal County including Kearny/Mammoth/Oracle-Tucson Metro
Area including Tucson/Green Valley/Marana/Vail-South Central Pinal
County including Eloy/Picacho Peak State Park-
725 PM MST WED AUG 23 2017

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SOUTH CENTRAL PINAL COUNTY
AND NORTHEAST PIMA COUNTY UNTIL 815 PM MST...

At 723 PM MST, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm near
Avra Valley, or 8 miles northwest of Marana, moving east at 15 to 20
mph.

Winds in excess of 40 mph and blowing dust will be possible with
this storm, followed by brief heavy rain.

Locations impacted include...
Marana, Avra Valley, Red Rock and Picture Rocks.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Areas of blowing dust may briefly reduce visibilities to near or
below 1 mile. If you encounter localized dense blowing dust, do not
drive into it if at all possible.

&&

LAT...LON 3238 11143 3265 11147 3261 11109 3235 11113
TIME...MOT...LOC 0223Z 258DEG 19KT 3252 11124

$$

Meyer



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