Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Boise, ID

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BOISE ID
1014 AM MDT THU MAY 19 2016

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SOUTHWEST HIGHLANDS ID-
1014 AM MDT THU MAY 19 2016

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SOUTH CENTRAL OWYHEE COUNTY UNTIL
1100 AM MDT...

AT 1013 AM MDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM
NEAR DOLLAR BUTTE...OR 30 MILES NORTHWEST OF OWYHEE...MOVING NORTHEAST
AT 40 MPH.

HALF INCH HAIL AND WIND GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THIS
STORM.

THIS STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL BE NEAR...
  DOLLAR BUTTE AND BYBEE RESERVOIR AROUND 1020 AM MDT.
  TURNER BUTTE...BLUE CREEK RESERVOIR...PATLOCK RANCH AND PAYNE CREEK
  RESERVOIR AROUND 1030 AM MDT.
  GEDNEY BUTTE AND GRASMERE AROUND 1050 AM MDT.
  BLACKSTONE RESERVOIR...MONUMENT BUTTE AND BRUNEAU RIVER LAUNCH SITE
  AROUND 1100 AM MDT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

WHEN SAFE TO DO SO...PLEASE RELAY STORM REPORTS TO THE NATIONAL
WEATHER SERVICE IN BOISE IDAHO VIA LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT...OR NWS
BOISE FACEBOOK AND TWITTER ACCOUNTS.

IF ON OR NEAR BYBEE RESERVOIR OR BLUE CREEK RESERVOIR...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 4220 11645 4237 11654 4265 11579 4231 11558
TIME...MOT...LOC 1613Z 247DEG 36KT 4232 11639

$$

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