Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS North Platte, NE

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORTH PLATTE NE
750 PM CDT FRI JUL 24 2015

NEZ059-250115-
LINCOLN NE-
750 PM CDT FRI JUL 24 2015

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR CENTRAL LINCOLN COUNTY UNTIL 815
PM CDT...

AT 748 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM NEAR
LAKE MALONEY STATE RECREATION AREA...OR 12 MILES SOUTH OF NORTH
PLATTE...MOVING EAST AT 30 MPH.

NICKEL SIZE HAIL AND WIND GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH
THIS STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
BRADY...LAKE MALONEY STATE RECREATION AREA...COTTONWOOD CANYON STATE
WILDLIFE MANAGEMENT AREA...MAXWELL...JEFFREY CANYON STATE WILDLIFE
MANAGEMENT AREA...KEITH AND NORTH PLATTE AIRPORT.

THIS INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING HIGHWAYS...
 INTERSTATE 80 IN NEBRASKA BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 180 AND 201.
 HIGHWAY 83 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 64 AND 79.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

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 LAKE MALONEY OR JEFFREY 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 4083 10085 4102 10093 4120 10046 4096 10032
TIME...MOT...LOC 0048Z 247DEG 29KT 4095 10081

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