Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Grand Junction, CO

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
242 PM MDT WED AUG 24 2016

COZ003-007-009-242130-
DEBEQUE TO SILT CORRIDOR CO-GRAND AND BATTLEMENT MESAS CO-
ROAN AND TAVAPUTS PLATEAUS CO-
242 PM MDT WED AUG 24 2016

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR NORTH CENTRAL MESA AND SOUTH
CENTRAL GARFIELD COUNTIES UNTIL 330 PM MDT...

AT 240 PM MDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM NEAR
DE BEQUE...OR 26 MILES NORTHEAST OF GRAND JUNCTION...MOVING SOUTHEAST
AT 5 MPH.

HALF INCH HAIL AND WINDS IN EXCESS OF 40 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH
THIS STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
DE BEQUE AND BATTLEMENT MESA.

THIS INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING HIGHWAYS...INTERSTATE 70 BETWEEN NEAR
MILE MARKERS 57 AND 73. AND U.S. HIGHWAY 6 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 64
AND 74.

THIS STORM MAY INTENSIFY...SO BE CERTAIN TO MONITOR LOCAL RADIO
STATIONS AND AVAILABLE TELEVISION STATIONS FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
AND POSSIBLE WARNINGS FROM THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE.

LAT...LON 3936 10841 3951 10827 3941 10800 3920 10821
TIME...MOT...LOC 2040Z 306DEG 4KT 3940 10827

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JDC



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