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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RENO NV
319 PM PDT MON JUL 6 2015

CAZ072-073-NVZ003-062245-
GREATER LAKE TAHOE AREA CA-MONO CA-GREATER RENO-CARSON CITY-
MINDEN AREA NV-
319 PM PDT MON JUL 6 2015

...SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT...

AT 316 PM PDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE METEOROLOGISTS WERE
TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM NEAR GARDNERVILLE RANCHOS...OR 9
MILES SOUTHEAST OF GARDNERVILLE...MOVING NORTH AT 15 MPH.

TORRENTIAL RAINFALL AND WIND GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE
WITH THIS STORM. THIS STORM WILL IMPACT PORTIONS OF HWY 395
SOUTHEAST OF GARDNERVILLE THROUGH TO COLEVILLE.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TORRENTIAL RAINFALL WILL RESULT IN SIGNIFICANT PONDING OF WATER ON
THE ROAD AND REDUCED VISIBILITY.

IN AREAS OF STEEP TERRAIN...MINOR ROCK SLIDES ARE POSSIBLE. DRIVERS
SHOULD SLOW DOWN AND TURN ON THEIR HEADLIGHTS IF ENCOUNTERING HEAVY
RAINS.

&&

LAT...LON 3863 11950 3878 11974 3898 11970 3884 11944
TIME...MOT...LOC 2216Z 185DEG 14KT 3881 11967

$$

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SALT LAKE CITY UT
347 PM MDT MON JUL 6 2015

UTZ020-062230-
SOUTH CENTRAL UTAH UT-
347 PM MDT MON JUL 6 2015

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SOUTHWESTERN KANE COUNTY UNTIL
430 PM MDT...

AT 346 PM MDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A
STRONG THUNDERSTORM OVER KANAB...MOVING EAST AT 15 MPH.

VERY HEAVY RAIN...HALF INCH HAIL...AND FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND
LIGHTNING CAN BE EXPECTED WITIH THIS STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
KANAB.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

IF THREATENING WEATHER APPROACHES...TAKE SHELTER IN A STURDY
BUILDING.

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

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.

&&

LAT...LON 3700 11264 3711 11265 3715 11228 3700 11227
TIME...MOT...LOC 2146Z 269DEG 13KT 3702 11255

$$

MPS

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