Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS North Platte, NE

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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service North Platte NE
1153 PM CDT WED JUN 28 2017

NEZ005-094-290545-
Eastern Cherry NE-Western Cherry NE-
1153 PM CDT WED JUN 28 2017

...SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT...

At 1152 PM CDT/1052 PM MDT/, Doppler radar was tracking strong
thunderstorms along a line extending from near Cody to 20 miles north
of Whitman. Movement was east at 45 mph.

Winds in excess of 30 mph will be possible with these storms.

Locations impacted include...
Valentine, Cody, Kilgore, Nenzel, Medicine Lake, Merritt Reservoir,
Valentine National Wildlife Refuge, Crookston, Speckel Meir Lake,
Intersection of Highway 61 and Survey Valley Road, Cody Lake, Marsh
Flat, Anderson Bridge State Wildlife Management Area, Smith Falls
State Park, Highway 97 crossing the Niobrara River, Indian Hill,
Sevenmile Hill, Highway 97 crossing the North Loup River, Steer Creek
Campground and Schoolhouse Lake.

This includes the following highways...
 Highway 20 between mile markers 154 and 212.
 Highway 61 between mile markers 178 and 184.
 Highway 97 between mile markers 79 and 141.
 Highway 12 between mile markers 1 and 20.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

If on or near Merritt Reservoir, get out of the water and move
indoors or inside a vehicle. Remember, lightning can strike out to
10 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.

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LAT...LON 4297 10019 4217 10071 4226 10178 4300 10132
      4299 10020
TIME...MOT...LOC 0452Z 271DEG 37KT 4300 10124 4233 10166

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