Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Denver/Boulder, CO

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

COZ042-044-048-049-242300-
LOGAN COUNTY CO-WASHINGTON COUNTY CO-MORGAN COUNTY CO-
NORTHEAST WELD COUNTY CO-
416 PM MDT THU JUL 24 2014

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR EASTERN WELD...NORTH CENTRAL
WASHINGTON...NORTHEASTERN MORGAN AND SOUTHWESTERN LOGAN COUNTIES
UNTIL 500 PM MDT...

AT 411 PM MDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM
OVER NORTHEAST MORGAN COUNTY AND CENTERED 5 MILES SOUTHWEST OF
WILLARD...OR 20 MILES SOUTHWEST OF STERLING. THIS STORM WAS MOVING
EAST AT 15 MPH.

WINDS IN EXCESS OF 40 MPH AND VERY HEAVY RAINFALL WILL BE POSSIBLE
WITH THIS STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
STERLING...MERINO...ATWOOD...PREWITT RESERVOIR...ANTELOPE SPRINGS AND
WILLARD.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

INTENSE RAINFALL FROM THIS STORM MAY LEAD TO MINOR FLOODING OF LOW
LYING AREAS SUCH AS FIELDS AND PASTURES ALONG THE BANKS OF THE SOUTH
PLATTE RIVERS. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE OVER WATER COVERED ROADWAY
AS THEY MAY BE DAMAGED BY THE RAINFALL RUNOFF.

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

THIS STORM MAY INTENSIFY...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 4042 10379 4060 10380 4063 10318 4034 10319
TIME...MOT...LOC 2211Z 268DEG 13KT 4047 10352

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