Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Grand Junction, CO

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
134 PM MDT FRI JUL 3 2015

COZ012-014-032015-
WEST ELK AND SAWATCH MOUNTAINS CO-UPPER GUNNISON RIVER VALLEY CO-
134 PM MDT FRI JUL 3 2015

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR CENTRAL GUNNISON COUNTY UNTIL 215
PM MDT...

AT 132 PM MDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM 9
MILES SOUTH OF MOUNT CRESTED BUTTE...OR 15 MILES NORTH OF
GUNNISON... MOVING SOUTH AT 20 MPH.  THE STORM IS MOVING ADJACENT TO
HIGHWAY 135 BETWEEN CRESTED BUTTE AND ALMONT.

DIME SIZE HAIL WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THIS STORM. SIGNIFICANT
ACCUMULATIONS OF PEA-SIZE TO DIME SIZE HAIL MAY OCCUR.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
GUNNISON AND ALMONT.

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.

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LAT...LON 3884 10706 3882 10683 3843 10683 3845 10717
TIME...MOT...LOC 1932Z 005DEG 18KT 3876 10696

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