Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Grand Junction, CO

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
621 PM MDT MON MAY 18 2015

COZ002-007>010-013-190130-
GRAND AND BATTLEMENT MESAS CO-CENTRAL COLORADO RIVER BASIN CO-
FLATTOPS CO-CENTRAL YAMPA RIVER BASIN CO-
GORE AND ELK MOUNTAINS/CENTRAL MOUNTAIN VALLEYS CO-
DEBEQUE TO SILT CORRIDOR CO-
621 PM MDT MON MAY 18 2015

...SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT...

AT 620 PM MDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM 7
MILES SOUTH OF SILT...OR 17 MILES SOUTHWEST OF GLENWOOD SPRINGS...
MOVING NORTH AT 30 MPH.

HALF INCH HAIL AND WINDS IN EXCESS OF 30 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH
THIS STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
RIFLE...NEW CASTLE...SILT AND BUFORD.

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 3937 10746 3939 10774 4009 10778 4005 10727
TIME...MOT...LOC 0020Z 187DEG 33KT 3945 10762

$$

JRP



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