Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Grand Junction, CO

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
649 PM MDT TUE MAY 19 2015

COZ003-006-017-200130-
ROAN AND TAVAPUTS PLATEAUS CO-UNCOMPAHGRE PLATEAU/DALLAS DIVIDE CO-
GRAND VALLEY CO-
649 PM MDT TUE MAY 19 2015

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR NORTHWESTERN MESA COUNTY UNTIL
730 PM MDT...

AT 649 PM MDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM OVER
GRAND JUNCTION...MOVING EAST AT 10 MPH.

DIME SIZE HAIL AND WINDS IN EXCESS OF 30 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH
THIS STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
GRAND JUNCTION...PALISADE...WHITEWATER...REDLANDS...ORCHARD MESA...
FRUITVALE AND CLIFTON.

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.

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LAT...LON 3894 10864 3912 10870 3923 10839 3897 10830
TIME...MOT...LOC 0049Z 255DEG 7KT 3905 10858

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JDC



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