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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY - HANFORD CA
534 AM PDT FRI AUG 1 2014

CAZ096-097-021245-
SIERRA NEVADA FROM YOSEMITE TO KINGS CANYON-
TULARE COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
534 AM PDT FRI AUG 1 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR THE HIGHER ELEVATIONS OF
THE SOUTHERN SIERRA NEVADA.

...INCREASED THREAT OF THUNDERSTORMS THIS WEEKEND...

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS EXPECTED ALONG THE SIERRA CREST.

* TIMING: THIS AFTERNOON INTO EARLY THIS EVENING.

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE: THE SIERRA CREST...TUOLUMNE MEADOWS...TENAYA
  LAKE...TIOGA PASS.

* IMPACTS: CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING...GUSTY WINDS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY

ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS EXPECTED SATURDAY AND AGAIN MONDAY THROUGH
THURSDAY. SCATTERED TO NUMEROUS THUNDERSTORMS POSSIBLE SUNDAY.

* TIMING: PRIMARILY DURING THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING HOURS.

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE: YOSEMITE NATIONAL PARK...HUNTINGTON LAKE...
  SHAVER LAKE...LODGEPOLE...SEQUOIA NATIONAL PARK...SIERRA
  NATIONAL FOREST.

* IMPACTS: CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING...GUSTY WINDS...LOCALLY HEAVY
  RAIN WITH THE POSSIILITY OF FLOODING NEAR RECENT BURN SCARS.

* STAY TUNED TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO...OR YOUR FAVORITE NEWS
  SOURCE...FOR FURTHER INFORMATION.


.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SKYWARN SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED.

WEATHER SPOTTERS ARE ENCOURAGED TO REPORT ANY SIGNIFICANT OR
UNUSUAL CONDITIONS TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE.

$$



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