Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Spokane, WA

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPOKANE WA
1138 AM PDT SAT AUG 29 2015

IDZ003-004-026-027-WAZ031-032-292000-
LEWIS AND SOUTHERN NEZ PERCE COUNTIES ID-IDAHO PALOUSE ID-
CENTRAL PANHANDLE MOUNTAINS ID-LEWISTON AREA ID-
LOWER GARFIELD AND ASOTIN COUNTIES WA-NORTHEAST BLUE MOUNTAINS WA-
1138 AM PDT SAT AUG 29 2015

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR EASTERN BENEWAH...LATAH...
SOUTHWESTERN SHOSHONE...LEWIS...NEZ PERCE AND SOUTHEASTERN ASOTIN
COUNTIES UNTIL 100 PM PDT...

AT 1130 AM PDT...A LINE OF STRONG SHOWERS WITH POSSIBLY SOME
EMBEDDED THUNDERSTORMS 11 MILES SOUTHWEST OF PINEHURST TO 9 MILES
EAST OF PARADISE...AND MOVING EAST AT 15 MPH. THE LEWISTON-NEZ PERCE
AIRPORT REPORTED WIND GUSTS OVER 70 MPH. OTHER MESOWEST WEATHER
SENSORS IN THE NORTHEAST BLUE MOUNTAINS HAVE ALSO CONFIRMED WIND
GUSTS TO BETWEEN 50 AND 60 MPH.

WIND GUSTS OF 50 TO 55 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THESE SHOWERS WITH
ISOLATED GUSTS AS HIGH AS 70 MPH POSSIBLE. WIND GUSTS THIS STRONG
MAY RESULT IN DOWNED TREES AND POWER LINES.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
LEWISTON...ST. MARIES...KAMIAH...LAPWAI...GENESEE...TROY...
JULIAETTA...DEARY...CRAIGMONT...NEZPERCE...CULDESAC...WINCHESTER...
KENDRICK...BOVILL...ASOTIN...PECK...REUBENS...GREER...SOUTHWICK AND
JOEL.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TO REPORT SEVERE WEATHER...CONTACT YOUR NEAREST LAW ENFORCEMENT
AGENCY. THEY WILL RELAY YOUR REPORT TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE
OFFICE IN SPOKANE.

&&

LAT...LON 4600 11692 4600 11723 4739 11653 4737 11558
      4731 11555 4694 11569 4693 11633 4664 11633
      4662 11645 4650 11645 4650 11637 4641 11630
      4641 11619 4623 11601 4621 11615 4615 11620
      4620 11643 4600 11653 4604 11664 4586 11679
TIME...MOT...LOC 1830Z 286DEG 12KT 4745 11643 4591 11703

$$

SVH



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