Special Weather Statement
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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SALT LAKE CITY UT
646 PM MDT FRI AUG 26 2016

UTZ021-270115-
GLEN CANYON RECREATION AREA/LAKE POWELL UT-
646 PM MDT FRI AUG 26 2016

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR CENTRAL SAN JUAN AND NORTHEASTERN
KANE COUNTIES INCLUDING LAKE POWELL UNTIL 715 PM MDT...

AT 646 PM MDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A
STRONG THUNDERSTORM OVER HALLS CROSSING...OR 48 MILES NORTHWEST OF
MEXICAN HAT...MOVING EAST AT 20 MPH.

THIS STORM WILL BE CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS OF 50 MPH OR GREATER
ON LAKE POWELL...IN ADDITION TO DANGEROUS LIGHTNING...HEAVY RAIN AND
HAIL TO THE SIZE OF NICKELS.  THIS WILL LEAD TO A SUDDEN INCREASE IN
WAVES AND VERY CHOPPY WATERS WHICH WILL RESULT IN HAZARDOUS BOATING
CONDITIONS. BOATERS ARE URGED TO SEEK SAFE HARBOR IF POSSIBLE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

BOATERS ON LAKE POWELL CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS AND CHOPPY WAVES...AND
SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY UNTIL THE WINDS SUBSIDE.

&&

LAT...LON 3737 11078 3753 11074 3749 11053 3745 11053
      3744 11061 3740 11062 3738 11063 3739 11069
      3735 11070
TIME...MOT...LOC 0046Z 291DEG 19KT 3744 11071

$$

MPS



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