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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ELKO NV
124 PM PDT FRI MAY 22 2015

NVZ036-038-222100-
SOUTHWEST ELKO COUNTY-NORTHERN LANDER COUNTY AND NORTHERN EUREKA
COUNTY-
124 PM PDT FRI MAY 22 2015

...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL AFFECT SOUTHWEST ELKO COUNTY...NORTHERN
LANDER COUNTY AND NORTHERN EUREKA COUNTY...

AT 123 PM PDT...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WAS NEAR CARLIN...MOVING
SOUTHEAST AT 5 MPH.

PEA SIZE HAIL IS POSSIBLE WITH THIS STORM ALONG WITH BRIEF HEAVY
RAIN WHICH COULD CAUSE PONDING OF WATER ON ROADWAYS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE... CARLIN...DUNPHY...ARGENTA AND EMIGRANT
PASS. INCLUDING PORTIONS OF INTERSTATE 80 BETWEEN BATTLE MOUNTAIN
AND CARLIN.


THIS INCLUDES OTHER LOCATIONS
MILE MARKER 261 SR 306...MILE MARKER 269 EMIGRANT...AND MILE MARKER
286 CARLIN CANYON.

LAT...LON 4077 11603 4066 11599 4059 11675 4076 11679
TIME...MOT...LOC 2023Z 331DEG 5KT 4070 11617
$$

RLC

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE POCATELLO ID
157 PM MDT FRI MAY 22 2015

IDZ023-025-222045-
CARIBOU HIGHLANDS ID-WASATCH MOUNTAINS/IDAHO PORTION ID-
157 PM MDT FRI MAY 22 2015

...ACCUMULATING HAIL UP TO ONE HALF INCH AND HEAVY RAIN AFFECTING
SOUTHEASTERN CARIBOU...SOUTHEASTERN FRANKLIN AND BEAR LAKE COUNTIES
UNTIL 245 PM MDT...

AT 154 PM MDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A LINE OF STRONG
THUNDERSTORMS ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM NEAR GEORGETOWN TO 8 MILES
SOUTHEAST OF BEAR LAKE...AND MOVING WEST AT 15 MPH.

SMALL HAIL IS LIKELY WITH THESE STORMS. AREA WEBCAMS SHOW HAIL
ACCUMULATING ON THE GROUND WHICH WILL LEAD TO POOR DRAINAGE AND
HAZARDOUS DRIVING CONDITIONS.

IF YOU ARE NOT OFF BEAR LAKE...YOU NEED TO DO SO NOW!

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE... MONTPELIER...BEAR
LAKE...GEORGETOWN...PARIS...BLOOMINGTON...GENEVA...FISH
HAVEN...MINNETONKA CAVE...BERN...LIBERTY...BORDER
SUMMIT...PEGRAM...GENEVA SUMMIT AND BENNINGTON.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS ALSO OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS...AND MAY
LEAD TO FLASH 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.

&&

LAT...LON 4200 11111 4200 11156 4255 11139 4254 11105
      4220 11105
TIME...MOT...LOC 1954Z 082DEG 14KT 4246 11132 4200 11116

$$

JKEYES

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RENO NV
1145 AM PDT FRI MAY 22 2015

CAZ070>073-NVZ001>005-230300-
SURPRISE VALLEY CALIFORNIA-LASSEN-EASTERN PLUMAS-
EASTERN SIERRA COUNTIES-GREATER LAKE TAHOE AREA-MONO-
MINERAL AND SOUTHERN LYON COUNTIES-GREATER RENO-CARSON CITY-
MINDEN AREA-WESTERN NEVADA BASIN AND RANGE INCLUDING PYRAMID LAKE-
NORTHERN WASHOE COUNTY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CEDARVILLE...EAGLEVILLE...
FORT BIDWELL...PORTOLA...SUSANVILLE...WESTWOOD...SIERRAVILLE...
LOYALTON...SOUTH LAKE TAHOE...TAHOE CITY...TRUCKEE...
MARKLEEVILLE...BRIDGEPORT...COLEVILLE...LEE VINING...
MAMMOTH LAKES...HAWTHORNE...YERINGTON...SMITH VALLEY...MINA...
SCHURZ...GLENBROOK...INCLINE VILLAGE...SPARKS...VERDI...
GARDNERVILLE...VIRGINIA CITY...FERNLEY...FALLON...LOVELOCK...
SILVER SPRINGS...NIXON...IMLAY...EMPIRE...GERLACH
1145 AM PDT FRI MAY 22 2015

...THUNDERSTORMS WITH LOCALLY HEAVY RAIN AND SMALL HAIL THROUGH
EARLY THIS EVENING...

SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL CONTINUE TO DEVELOP ACROSS THE
SIERRA...WESTERN NEVADA AND NORTHEAST CALIFORNIA THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH EARLY EVENING. MOST SHOWERS AND STORMS WILL MOVE SLOWLY
TO THE WEST OR SOUTHWEST AT 10 MPH OR LESS. SOME OF THE STRONGER
STORMS COULD PRODUCE LOCALLY HEAVY RAIN AND SMALL HAIL. PONDING OF
WATER ON AREA ROADS AND GUSTY OUTFLOW WINDS UP TO 40 MPH ARE ALSO
POSSIBLE.

IN THE HIGHER ELEVATIONS...GENERALLY ABOVE 8000 FEET...ACCUMULATING
SNOW AND SMALL HAIL ARE POSSIBLE. SLOW DOWN IF DRIVING THROUGH
HAIL OR SNOW...AS ROADS WILL BE SLICK.

$$

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