Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Grand Junction, CO

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
631 AM MDT FRI SEP 23 2016

COZ019-022-231315-
ANIMAS RIVER BASIN CO-SOUTHWEST SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS CO-
631 AM MDT FRI SEP 23 2016

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR EAST CENTRAL DOLORES...
NORTHEASTERN MONTEZUMA...SOUTHWESTERN SAN JUAN AND LA PLATA COUNTIES
UNTIL 715 AM MDT...

AT 630 AM MDT...ALBUQUERQUE DOPPLER RADAR AND IR SATELLITE WAS
TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM 10 MILES SOUTHWEST OF
DURANGO...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 45 MPH.

HALF INCH  HAIL AND WINDS IN EXCESS OF 40 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH
THIS STORM.  HEAVY RAIN AND FREQUENT LIGHTNING IS ALSO OCCURRING
WITH THIS STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
DURANGO...RICO...LA PLATA...BREEN...MAYDAY...REDMESA...KLINE...
BONDAD...MARVEL...FALFA...ROCKWOOD...TRIMBLE...TACOMA...HERMOSA...
HESPERUS AND VALLECITO.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

HEAVY RAINFALL IS ALSO OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM...AND MAY LEAD TO
LOCALIZED FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED
ROADWAYS.

FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM.
LIGHTNING CAN STRIKE 10 MILES AWAY FROM A THUNDERSTORM. SEEK A SAFE
SHELTER INSIDE A BUILDING OR VEHICLE.

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LAT...LON 3700 10787 3701 10831 3772 10804 3758 10746
TIME...MOT...LOC 1230Z 204DEG 62KT 3719 10802

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