Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Pocatello, ID

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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Pocatello ID
931 PM MDT THU JUL 20 2017

IDZ025-210415-
Wasatch Mountains/Idaho Portion ID-
931 PM MDT THU JUL 20 2017

...STRONG THUNDERSTORM MOVING EAST TOWARD BEAR LAKE THROUGH 1015 PM
MDT...

At 927 PM MDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm 8
miles west of the Idaho portion of Bear Lake, moving east at 25 mph.

Small hail, heavy rain and wind gusts to 40 mph are possible with
this storm as it moves off the Wasatch Mountains into Bear Lake
through 1015 PM MDT.

Locations impacted include...
Bear Lake Idaho Portion, Saint Charles, Fish Haven, Minnetonka Cave
and Pegram.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Frequent cloud to ground lightning is occurring with this storm.
Lightning can strike 10 miles away from a thunderstorm. Seek a safe
shelter inside a building or vehicle.

If on or near Bear Lake, 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.

&&

LAT...LON 4200 11106 4200 11149 4203 11166 4218 11163
      4218 11105 4205 11105
TIME...MOT...LOC 0327Z 275DEG 23KT 4209 11148

$$

Huston



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