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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SALT LAKE CITY UT
240 PM MDT WED AUG 26 2015

UTZ020-021-262130-
GLEN CANYON RECREATION AREA/LAKE POWELL UT-SOUTH CENTRAL UTAH UT-
240 PM MDT WED AUG 26 2015

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SOUTHWESTERN SAN JUAN AND SOUTH
CENTRAL KANE COUNTIES UNTIL 330 PM MDT...

AT 238 PM MDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A
STRONG THUNDERSTORM OVER BIG WATER...OR 14 MILES NORTHWEST OF PAGE...
MOVING NORTHEAST AT 15 MPH.

HALF INCH HAIL AND WINDS IN EXCESS OF 40 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE. THIS
THUNDERSTORM MAY CREATE ROUGH CONDITIONS ON LAKE POWELL.

A SIGNIFICANT AMOUNT OF SMALL HAIL IS FALLING WITH THIS STORM...AND
MAY ACCUMULATE ON AREA ROADWAYS INCLUDING US 89 FROM BIG WATER TO
THE UTAH AND ARIZONA BORDER.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
BIG WATER.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

THIS STORM IS CAPABLE OF PRODUCING A SIGNIFICANT AMOUNT OF HAIL. HAIL
MAY ACCUMULATE ON AREA ROADS RESULTING IN DANGEROUS TRAVEL
CONDITIONS.

IF ON OR NEAR LAKE POWELL...GET OUT OF THE WATER AND MOVE INDOORS OR
INSIDE A VEHICLE. REMEMBER...LIGHTNING CAN STRIKE OUT TO 15 MILES
FROM THE PARENT THUNDERSTORM. IF YOU CAN HEAR THUNDER...YOU ARE
CLOSE ENOUGH TO BE STRUCK BY LIGHTNING. MOVE TO SAFE SHELTER NOW. DO
NOT BE CAUGHT ON THE WATER IN A THUNDERSTORM.

&&

LAT...LON 3709 11177 3727 11143 3700 11127 3700 11173
TIME...MOT...LOC 2038Z 244DEG 13KT 3704 11166

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CRK



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