Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Grand Junction, CO

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
530 PM MDT TUE MAY 19 2015

COZ011-017-020-200015-
PARADOX VALLEY/LITTLE DOLORES RIVER CO-
CENTRAL GUNNISON AND UNCOMPAHGRE RIVER BASIN CO-
UNCOMPAHGRE PLATEAU/DALLAS DIVIDE CO-
530 PM MDT TUE MAY 19 2015

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SOUTH CENTRAL MONTROSE AND
NORTHWESTERN OURAY COUNTIES UNTIL 615 PM MDT...

AT 529 PM MDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM NEAR
NUCLA...OR 35 MILES EAST OF LA SAL...MOVING EAST AT 25 MPH.

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

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
NUCLA AND NATURITA.

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 3821 10859 3838 10864 3853 10811 3826 10803
TIME...MOT...LOC 2329Z 256DEG 21KT 3832 10852

$$

JDC



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