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

UTZ020-021-270215-
GLEN CANYON RECREATION AREA/LAKE POWELL UT-SOUTH CENTRAL UTAH UT-
738 PM MDT FRI AUG 26 2016

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SOUTHWESTERN SAN JUAN AND SOUTH
CENTRAL KANE COUNTIES UNTIL 815 PM MDT...

AT 736 PM MDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A
STRONG THUNDERSTORM NEAR BIG WATER...OR 12 MILES NORTHWEST OF PAGE...
MOVING EAST AT 15 MPH.

NICKEL SIZE HAIL AND WIND GUSTS OF 40 TO 55 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
BIG WATER AND LAKE POWELL.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

IF ON OR NEAR LAKE POWELL...SEEK SHELTER.  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.

&&

LAT...LON 3708 11175 3725 11138 3700 11125 3699 11128
      3700 11171
TIME...MOT...LOC 0136Z 247DEG 14KT 3703 11161

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