Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Denver/Boulder, CO

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DENVER CO
728 PM MDT THU JUL 24 2014

COZ041-046-250215-
ELBERT/CENTRAL AND EAST DOUGLAS COUNTIES ABOVE 6000 FEET CO-
NORTH AND NORTHEAST ELBERT COUNTY BELOW 6000 FEET/NORTH LINCOLN
COUNTY CO-
728 PM MDT THU JUL 24 2014

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR ELBERT...SOUTHEASTERN DOUGLAS AND
NORTHWESTERN LINCOLN COUNTIES UNTIL 815 PM MDT...

AT 723 PM MDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A LINE OF STRONG AND
DEVELOPING THUNDERSTORMS EXTENDING FROM 5 MILES NORTHEAST OF
MATHESON TO 5 MILES NORTHWEST OF ELBERT...AND MOVING NORTHEAST AT 20
MPH.

WIND GUSTS TO AROUND 50 MPH AND HEAVY RAINFALL WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH
THESE STORMS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
ELBERT...ELIZABETH...KIOWA...SIMLA...MATHESON...PONDEROSA PARK AND
AGATE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

PREPARE FOR SUDDEN STRONG AND GUSTY WINDS. SECURE LOOSE OBJECTS AND
MOVE TO A SAFE SHELTER INSIDE A BUILDING OR VEHICLE.

VERY HEAVY RAINFALL WITH THESE STORMS MAY LEAD TO MINOR FLOODING OF
RURAL ROADS AND LOW LYING AREAS. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH
WATER COVERED ROADWAYS.

FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING IS ALSO OCCURRING WITH THESE
STORMS. LIGHTNING CAN STRIKE 15 MILES AWAY FROM A THUNDERSTORM. SEEK
A SAFE SHELTER INSIDE A BUILDING OR VEHICLE.

THESE STORMS MAY INTENSIFY WITH THE APPROACH OF A STRONG
THUNDERSTORM OUTFLOW BOUNDARY. SO BE CERTAIN TO MONITOR LOCAL RADIO
AND TV STATIONS...AS WELL AS LOCAL CABLE TV OUTLETS...FOR ADDITIONAL
INFORMATION AND POSSIBLE WARNINGS FROM THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE.

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LAT...LON 3947 10372 3912 10372 3915 10482 3944 10465
TIME...MOT...LOC 0123Z 237DEG 17KT 3923 10391 3926 10462

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