Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS North Platte, NE

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORTH PLATTE NE
549 AM CDT TUE APR 26 2016

NEZ059-261130-
LINCOLN NE-
549 AM CDT TUE APR 26 2016

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SOUTHEASTERN KEITH...NORTHEASTERN
PERKINS AND WESTERN LINCOLN COUNTIES UNTIL 630 AM CDT...

AT 548 AM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A LINE OF STRONG
THUNDERSTORMS ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 10 MILES SOUTH OF PAXTON TO
7 MILES SOUTH OF DICKENS...AND MOVING NORTHEAST AT 35 MPH.

DIME SIZE HAIL AND WIND GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH
THESE STORMS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
NORTH PLATTE...SUTHERLAND...HERSHEY...LAKE MALONEY STATE RECREATION
AREA...SUTHERLAND RESERVOIR STATE RECREATION AREA...DICKENS...SOMERSET...
O`FALLONS AND BIRDWOOD.

THIS INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING HIGHWAYS...
 INTERSTATE 80 IN NEBRASKA BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 158 AND 176.
 HIGHWAY 83 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 58 AND 80.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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.

&&

LAT...LON 4095 10126 4102 10125 4131 10098 4084 10049
      4070 10098
TIME...MOT...LOC 1048Z 228DEG 30KT 4099 10128 4071 10098

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CDC



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