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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SALT LAKE CITY UT
632 PM MDT SUN JUL 5 2015

UTZ013-021-060115-
GLEN CANYON RECREATION AREA/LAKE POWELL UT-SAN RAFAEL SWELL UT-
632 PM MDT SUN JUL 5 2015

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SOUTHEASTERN WAYNE...EASTERN
GARFIELD AND NORTHEASTERN SAN JUAN COUNTIES UNTIL 715 PM MDT...

AT 629 PM MDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A
LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 7 MILES
NORTHWEST OF HITE MARINA TO NEAR TICABOO...AND MOVING EAST AT 20 MPH.

THESE STORMS WILL CROSS LAKE POWELL FROM TICABOO NORTH TO HITE
MARINA THROUGH 715PM. HALF INCH HAIL AND WIND GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH
WILL BE POSSIBLE...ALONG WITH FREQUENT LIGHTNING AND HEAVY RAINFALL.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
LAKE POWELL FROM TICABOO TO HITE MARINA.

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.

IF ON OR NEAR LAKE POWELL...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 3808 11005 3806 11001 3799 11001 3797 11007
      3799 11011 3794 11018 3786 11018 3785 11034
      3767 11038 3767 11044 3762 11047 3761 11053
      3753 11054 3758 11068 3833 11044 3827 10991
      3818 10989
TIME...MOT...LOC 0029Z 261DEG 23KT 3796 11050 3767 11065

$$

MPS


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