Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Flagstaff, AZ

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FLAGSTAFF AZ
433 PM MST THU AUG 25 2016

AZZ006-007-012-260000-
GRAND CANYON COUNTRY AZ-COCONINO PLATEAU AZ-
LITTLE COLORADO RIVER VALLEY IN COCONINO COUNTY AZ-
433 PM MST THU AUG 25 2016

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR COCONINO COUNTY UNTIL 500 PM
MST...

AT 430 PM MST...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM
NEAR MORAN POINT AT GRAND CANYON...OR 7 MILES SOUTH OF DESERT VIEW
AT THE GRAND CANYON...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 45 MPH.

DIME SIZE HAIL...DANGEROUS AND FREQUENT LIGHTNING...AND WINDS IN
EXCESS OF 50 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THIS STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
DESERT VIEW AT GRAND CANYON...AND HIGHWAY 64 SOUTH OF DESERT VIEW.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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.

&&

LAT...LON 3585 11192 3595 11198 3618 11160 3598 11147
TIME...MOT...LOC 2330Z 239DEG 47KT 3594 11186

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BAK



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