Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Bismarck, ND

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BISMARCK ND
603 PM CDT WED MAY 27 2015

NDZ018>021-033-034-041-042-044-045-280000-
ADAMS ND-OLIVER ND-STARK ND-HETTINGER ND-MORTON ND-SIOUX ND-GRANT ND-
MERCER ND-MCLEAN ND-DUNN ND-
603 PM CDT WED MAY 27 2015

...SCATTERED STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL AFFECT STARK...WESTERN
GRANT...DUNN... ADAMS...HETTINGER...SOUTHWESTERN
SIOUX...SOUTHWESTERN OLIVER... NORTHWESTERN MORTON...NORTHWESTERN
MCLEAN AND MERCER COUNTIES...

AT 600 PM CDT /500 PM MDT/...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG
THUNDERSTORM 14 MILES NORTHEAST OF REGENT...OR 16 MILES NORTH OF
MOTT...MOVING NORTH AT 20 MPH.

HEAVY RAIN...HALF INCH HAIL AND WIND GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH WILL BE
POSSIBLE WITH THIS STORM.

THIS STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL BE NEAR...
  GLADSTONE AROUND 555 PM MDT.
  RICHARDTON AND TAYLOR AROUND 600 PM MDT.

OTHER LOCATIONS IMPACTED BY THE LARGE AREA OF SCATTERED
THUNDERSTORMS INCLUDE BURT...RAUB...
BUCYRUS...HAVELOCK...SCHEFIELD...WHITE SHIELD...LEFOR...BENTLEY...
SKUNK CREEK BAY RECREATION AREA AND DAKOTA WATERS RECREATION AREA.

SMALL HAIL...BRIEF HEAVY RAIN...AND WIND GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH ARE
POSSIBLE WITH THESE STORMS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

VERY HEAVY RAINFALL MAY LEAD TO FLASH FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR
VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED ROADWAYS.

IF ON OR NEAR LAKE SAKAKAWEA...OR ANY OTHER AREA LAKES AND RIVERS...
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 4596 10299 4628 10300 4628 10292 4662 10292
      4663 10300 4767 10302 4768 10265 4776 10264
      4779 10253 4775 10240 4782 10238 4784 10231
      4784 10178 4594 10166
TIME...MOT...LOC 2300Z 174DEG 17KT 4660 10242

$$

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