Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS North Platte, NE

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORTH PLATTE NE
1200 AM CDT TUE JUL 28 2015

NEZ005-023>025-094-280545-
THOMAS NE-WESTERN CHERRY NE-HOOKER NE-EASTERN CHERRY NE-GRANT NE-
1200 AM CDT TUE JUL 28 2015

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR NORTHEASTERN GRANT...HOOKER...
SOUTHEASTERN CHERRY AND NORTHWESTERN THOMAS COUNTIES UNTIL 1245 AM
CDT/1145 PM MDT/...

AT 1200 AM CDT /1100 PM MDT/...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A LINE OF
STRONG THUNDERSTORMS ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM NEAR WHITMAN TO
MULLEN TO NEAR BROWNLEE...AND MOVING NORTHEAST AT 20 MPH.

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

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
CARR LAKE...SENECA...WEIR...MULLEN...GIANT HILL...WHITMAN...KELSO...
MARSH FLAT...THEDFORD...NATWICK...BROWNLEE...NORWAY...HECLA AND
HIGHWAY 97 CROSSING THE DISMAL RIVER.

THIS INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING HIGHWAYS...
 HIGHWAY 2 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 154 AND 219.
 HIGHWAY 97 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 54 AND 85.
 HIGHWAY 83 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 144 AND 165.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS ALSO OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS...AND MAY
LEAD TO FLASH FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED
ROADWAYS.

FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS.
LIGHTNING CAN STRIKE 15 MILES AWAY FROM A THUNDERSTORM. SEEK A SAFE
SHELTER INSIDE A BUILDING OR VEHICLE.

THESE STORMS MAY INTENSIFY...SO BE CERTAIN TO MONITOR LOCAL RADIO AND
TV STATIONS...AS WELL AS LOCAL CABLE TV OUTLETS...FOR ADDITIONAL
INFORMATION AND POSSIBLE WARNINGS FROM THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE.

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LAT...LON 4246 10064 4194 10041 4180 10140 4205 10164
TIME...MOT...LOC 0500Z 227DEG 15KT 4201 10149 4203 10103 4225 10064

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TAYLOR



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