Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Pueblo, CO

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PUEBLO CO
1051 PM MDT SAT MAY 23 2015

COZ076-077-081>086-240615-
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-PIKES PEAK ABOVE 11000 FT CO-
CANON CITY VICINITY/EASTERN FREMONT COUNTY CO-
PUEBLO VICINITY/PUEBLO COUNTY BELOW 6300 FEET CO-
TELLER COUNTY/RAMPART RANGE ABOVE 7500FT/PIKE`S PEAK BETWEEN 7500 AND
11000 FT CO-NORTHWESTERN FREMONT COUNTY  ABOVE 8500FT CO-
WESTERN/CENTRAL FREMONT COUNTY BELOW 8500 FT CO-
1051 PM MDT SAT MAY 23 2015

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR NORTHERN PUEBLO...SOUTHEASTERN
TELLER...EL PASO AND NORTHEASTERN FREMONT COUNTIES UNTIL 1215 AM
MDT...

AT 1042 PM MDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING STRONG THUNDERSTORMS
OVER EASTERN SECTIONS OF FREMONT COUNTY...FAR NORTHWESTERN PUEBLO
COUNTY AND SOUTHWESTERN EL PASO COUNTY.  THE STRONGEST THUNDERSTORMS
WERE LOCATED 10 MILES SOUTHWEST OF FOUNTAIN...19 MILES NORTHWEST OF
PUEBLO AND 5 MILES NORTHWEST OF CANON CITY.  THESE STORMS WERE
MOVING NORTHEAST AT 10 MPH.

NICKEL SIZE HAIL AND WIND GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH
THE STRONGER STORMS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...FOUNTAIN...COLORADO SPRINGS...
CALHAN...VICTOR...CANON CITY...FORT CARSON...PEYTON...
MIDWAY...TRUCKTON...HANOVER...PINON...BLACK FOREST...SCHRIEVER
AFB...SECURITY-WIDEFIELD AND CIMARRON HILLS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL IS ALSO OCCURRING WITH THE STRONGER
STORMS...AND MAY LEAD TO LOCALIZED FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR
VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED ROADWAYS.

FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS.
LIGHTNING CAN STRIKE 15 MILES AWAY FROM A THUNDERSTORM. SEEK A SAFE
SHELTER INSIDE A BUILDING OR VEHICLE.

THESE STORMS MAY INTENSIFY...SO BE CERTAIN TO MONITOR LOCAL RADIO
AND TV STATIONS...AS WELL AS LOCAL CABLE TV OUTLETS...FOR ADDITIONAL
INFORMATION AND POSSIBLE WARNINGS FROM THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE.

&&

LAT...LON 3861 10405 3852 10406 3837 10510 3852 10545
      3913 10465 3913 10405
TIME...MOT...LOC 0442Z 243DEG 11KT 3854 10482

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