Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Grand Junction, CO

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WWUS85 KGJT 272144
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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
344 PM MDT THU AUG 27 2015

COZ008-010-272230-
CENTRAL COLORADO RIVER BASIN CO-
GORE AND ELK MOUNTAINS/CENTRAL MOUNTAIN VALLEYS CO-
344 PM MDT THU AUG 27 2015

...SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT...

AT 344 PM MDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM 9
MILES NORTH OF AVON...OR 46 MILES EAST OF GLENWOOD SPRINGS...MOVING
SOUTHEAST AT 20 MPH.

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

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
AVON...VAIL...MINTURN...REDCLIFF...RED CLIFF...GILMAN...EAGLE-VAIL
AND DOWD.

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 3962 10620 3949 10636 3977 10667 3990 10651
      3985 10642 3977 10639 3975 10637 3976 10634
      3970 10628 3970 10626 3968 10626 3968 10624
      3966 10624 3964 10618
TIME...MOT...LOC 2144Z 313DEG 16KT 3979 10652

$$

PF



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