Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Issued by NWS Elko, NV

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ELKO NV
535 PM PDT SUN MAY 17 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ELKO HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...
  NORTHWESTERN ELKO COUNTY IN NORTHEASTERN NEVADA...
  NORTHEASTERN HUMBOLDT COUNTY IN NORTHWESTERN NEVADA...

* UNTIL 615 PM PDT

* AT 535 PM PDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM
  CAPABLE OF PRODUCING QUARTER SIZE HAIL AND DAMAGING WINDS IN EXCESS
  OF 60 MPH. THIS STORM WAS LOCATED 25 MILES EAST OF MCDERMITT. THIS
  STORM WAS NEARLY STATIONARY.

* THIS SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WILL REMAIN OVER MAINLY RURAL AREAS OF
  NORTHWESTERN ELKO AND NORTHEASTERN HUMBOLDT COUNTIES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

DOPPLER RADAR HAS INDICATED SOME WEAK ROTATION WITHIN THIS STORM.
ALTHOUGH A TORNADO IS NOT IMMEDIATELY LIKELY...IF ONE IS SPOTTED...
ACT QUICKLY AND MOVE TO A PLACE OF SAFETY IN A STURDY STRUCTURE...
SUCH AS A BASEMENT OR SMALL INTERIOR ROOM.

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

&&

LAT...LON 4190 11701 4189 11700 4175 11721 4184 11735
      4188 11735 4200 11733 4200 11718
TIME...MOT...LOC 0035Z 217DEG 2KT 4189 11725

$$

JRM



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