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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PUEBLO CO
1144 PM MDT TUE MAY 31 2016

COZ095>098-010630-
LAMAR VICINITY/PROWERS COUNTY CO-EASTERN KIOWA COUNTY CO-
WESTERN KIOWA COUNTY CO-LAS ANIMAS VICINITY/BENT COUNTY CO-
1144 PM MDT TUE MAY 31 2016

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR PROWERS...KIOWA AND EASTERN BENT
COUNTIES UNTIL 1230 AM MDT...

AT 1144 PM MDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING STRONG THUNDERSTORMS
OVER EASTERN BENT COUNTY...WITH THE STRONGEST THUNDERSTORM NEAR
MCCLAVE...OR 17 MILES NORTHWEST OF LAMAR...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 25
MPH.

WIND GUSTS AROUND 55 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THESE STORMS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
LAMAR...HOLLY...EADS...GRANADA...WILEY...SHERIDAN LAKE...HARTMAN...
HASWELL...JOHN MARTIN RESERVOIR...BRISTOL...SWEETWATER RESERVOIR...
NEEGRONDA RESERVOIR...TOWNER...QUEENS RESERVOIR...
NEEOSHE RESERVOIR...BRANDON...MCCLAVE...CHIVINGTON...
HASTY AND CADDOA.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS ALSO OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM...AND MAY LEAD
TO LOCALIZED FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED
ROADWAYS.

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.

THESE STORMS MAY INTENSIFY...SO BE CERTAIN TO MONITOR LOCAL RADIO
STATIONS AND AVAILABLE TELEVISION STATIONS FOR ADDITIONAL
INFORMATION AND POSSIBLE WARNINGS FROM THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE.

&&

LAT...LON 3765 10308 3853 10320 3853 10317 3861 10317
      3862 10205 3765 10204
TIME...MOT...LOC 0542Z 245DEG 21KT 3818 10291

$$

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