Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Grand Junction, CO

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
147 PM MDT TUE MAY 26 2015

COZ011-014-017-262030-
CENTRAL GUNNISON AND UNCOMPAHGRE RIVER BASIN CO-
UPPER GUNNISON RIVER VALLEY CO-UNCOMPAHGRE PLATEAU/DALLAS DIVIDE CO-
147 PM MDT TUE MAY 26 2015

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SOUTH CENTRAL DELTA AND
NORTHEASTERN MONTROSE COUNTIES UNTIL 230 PM MDT...

AT 146 PM MDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM 8
MILES SOUTHWEST OF OLATHE...OR 14 MILES WEST OF MONTROSE...MOVING
EAST AT 15 MPH.

DIME SIZE HAIL AND WINDS IN EXCESS OF 40 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH
THIS STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
NORTH SIDE OF MONTROSE...AND OLATHE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

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.

TO REPORT SEVERE WEATHER...CONTACT YOUR NEAREST LAW ENFORCEMENT
AGENCY. THEY WILL RELAY YOUR REPORT TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE
OFFICE IN GRAND JUNCTION.

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LAT...LON 3844 10811 3859 10819 3875 10785 3852 10774
TIME...MOT...LOC 1946Z 250DEG 14KT 3853 10812

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BEN


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