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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PUEBLO CO
1255 PM MDT SUN APR 26 2015

COZ074-088-261945-
SOUTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS BETWEEN 7500 AND 11000 FT CO-
TRINIDAD VICINITY/WESTERN LAS ANIMAS COUNTY BELOW 7500 FT CO-
1255 PM MDT SUN APR 26 2015

...SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT...

AT 1254 PM MDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A
STRONG THUNDERSTORM 9 MILES NORTHWEST OF TRINCHERA...OR 18 MILES EAST
OF TRINIDAD...MOVING NORTH AT 20 MPH.

PEA SIZE HAIL WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THIS STORM.

THIS STORM WILL REMAIN OVER MAINLY RURAL AREAS OF SOUTH CENTRAL LAS
ANIMAS COUNTY.  IT WILL MOVE ACROSS HIGHWAY 160 APPROXIMATELY 17
MILES EAST OF TRINIDAD.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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.

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LAT...LON 3730 10438 3734 10405 3700 10405 3699 10427
TIME...MOT...LOC 1854Z 172DEG 16KT 3710 10418

$$

KT

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