Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Phoenix, AZ

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PHOENIX AZ
657 PM MST FRI JUL 25 2014

CAZ033-260245-
IMPERIAL CA-
657 PM PDT FRI JUL 25 2014

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PHOENIX HAS ISSUED A

SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR...
  SOUTHWESTERN IMPERIAL COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST CALIFORNIA

UNTIL 745 PM PDT

AT 648 PM PDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE METEOROLOGISTS DETECTED A
STRONG THUNDERSTORM 9 MILES SOUTH OF PLASTER CITY...AND SOUTHEAST OF
THE TOWN OF OCOTILLO...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 4 MPH.

THIS STORM IS OVER REMOTE DESERT ALONG HIGHWAY 98 SOUTHEAST OF
OCOTILLO...AND IS CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WIND GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH AND
INTENSE RAINFALL.

THUNDERSTORMS MAY EXPAND EAST AND NORTHEAST TOWARD THE CITIES OF
IMPERIAL AND EL CENTRO THIS EVENING.

LOCALLY DENSE BLOWING DUST IS POSSIBLE. IF YOU ENCOUNTER BLOWING DUST
WHILE DRIVING...PULL OVER AS FAR OFF THE ROADWAY AS POSSIBLE AND
PARK. TURN OFF YOUR HEADLIGHTS AND KEEP YOUR FOOT OFF THE BRAKE.

VERY HEAVY RAINFALL MAY CAUSE TEMPORARY PONDING ON SOME ROADS AND
MINOR FLOODING OF POOR DRAINAGE AREAS. IN HEAVY RAINFALL...SLOW DOWN
TO REDUCE THE RISK OF HYDROPLANING...AND LEAVE A SAFE DISTANCE
BETWEEN YOURSELF AND OTHER VEHICLES.

LAT...LON 3288 11603 3288 11568 3266 11554 3262 11603
TIME...MOT...LOC 0154Z 216DEG 3KT 3267 11586

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