Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Pueblo, CO

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PUEBLO CO
448 PM MDT THU AUG 27 2015

COZ081-084-085-272330-
TELLER COUNTY/RAMPART RANGE ABOVE 7500FT/PIKE`S PEAK BETWEEN 7500 AND
11000 FT CO-
COLORADO SPRINGS VICINITY/SOUTHERN EL PASO COUNTY/RAMPART RANGE BELOW
7400 FT CO-
NORTHERN EL PASO COUNTY/MONUMENT RIDGE/RAMPART RANGE BELOW 7500 FT
CO-
448 PM MDT THU AUG 27 2015

...SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT...

AT 445 PM MDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM
NEAR AIR FORCE ACADEMY...OR 15 MILES NORTHWEST OF COLORADO
SPRINGS... MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 15 MPH. THIS STORM WILL MOVE ACROSS
EASTERN PORTIONS OF THE WALDO CANYON BURN SCAR AND COULD MOVE ACROSS
WESTERN PORTIONS OF THE BLACK FOREST BURN SCAR.

BRIEF HEAVY RAIN OF UP TO 1/2 IN 30 MINUTES OR LESS CAN BE EXPECTED
WITH THIS STORM. SMALL HAIL UP TO 1/2 INCH IN DIAMETER AND WINDS IN
EXCESS OF 30 MPH WILL BE ALSO POSSIBLE.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
COLORADO SPRINGS...MONUMENT...AIR FORCE ACADEMY...PALMER LAKE...BLACK
FOREST AND GLENEAGLE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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.

&&

LAT...LON 3899 10503 3913 10494 3898 10458 3880 10476
TIME...MOT...LOC 2242Z 312DEG 14KT 3903 10494

$$

MW



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