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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AUSTIN/SAN ANTONIO TX
1035 PM CDT SAT MAY 23 2015

TXZ219>223-240415-
GONZALES TX-ATASCOSA TX-WILSON TX-FRIO TX-KARNES TX-
1035 PM CDT SAT MAY 23 2015

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR CENTRAL ATASCOSA...CENTRAL
GONZALES...SOUTHEASTERN FRIO...NORTHERN KARNES AND CENTRAL WILSON
COUNTIES UNTIL 1115 PM CDT...

AT 1035 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A LINE OF STRONG
THUNDERSTORMS ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 6 MILES SOUTHWEST OF
WAELDER TO NEAR KOSCIUSKO TO NEAR DILLEY...AND MOVING EAST AT 25 MPH.

HALF INCH HAIL AND WIND GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH
THESE STORMS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
PLEASANTON...GONZALES...DILLEY...JOURDANTON...POTH...CHARLOTTE...
CHRISTINE...KOSCIUSKO...NIXON...FALLS CITY...SMILEY...GILLETT...
PANDORA...CESTOHOWA...WRIGHTSBORO...MONTHALIA...DOBROWOLSKI...
DAVIS...PAWELEVILLE AND LITTLE NEW YORK.

A TORNADO WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 300 AM CDT FOR SOUTH CENTRAL
TEXAS.

LAT...LON 2866 9939 2914 9807 2965 9737 2964 9715
      2912 9761 2865 9886
TIME...MOT...LOC 0335Z 270DEG 22KT 2961 9736 2915 9800 2869 9924

$$

ZEITLER

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TULSA OK
1032 PM CDT SAT MAY 23 2015

OKZ062-063-068-069-072-240400-
ADAIR OK-CHEROKEE OK-DELAWARE OK-MAYES OK-SEQUOYAH OK-
1032 PM CDT SAT MAY 23 2015

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TULSA HAS ISSUED A
SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY EFFECTIVE UNTIL 1100 PM CDT
FOR THE FOLLOWING COUNTIES...

IN EAST CENTRAL OKLAHOMA
     CHEROKEE AND NORTHWESTERN SEQUOYAH

IN NORTHEAST OKLAHOMA
     SOUTHWESTERN DELAWARE...EASTERN MAYES AND SOUTHWESTERN ADAIR

AT 1033 PM CDT...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE
EXTENDING FROM 2 MILES SOUTHWEST OF LOST CITY TO 6 MILES NORTH OF
LAKE TENKILLER STATE PARK...MOVING NORTH AT 40 MPH. SOME LOCATIONS
THAT WILL BE AFFECTED BY THESE STORMS INCLUDE...BUNCH...BOX...
TAHLEQUAH...COOKSON...HULBERT...ELDON...LOST CITY...PEGGS...LOCUST
GROVE...ROSE...SPAVINAW...SPAVINAW STATE PARK...LAKE TENKILLER STATE
PARK AND CHEROKEE LANDING STATE PARK.

THESE STORMS WILL BE CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WIND GUSTS TO 50 MPH.
RESIDENTS IN THESE AREAS SHOULD REMAIN ALERT IN CASE THE SIGNIFICANT
WEATHER ADVISORY IS UPGRADED TO A WARNING.

LAT...LON 3648 9509 3572 9467 3552 9503 3578 9513
      3581 9513 3582 9515 3600 9523
TIME...MOT...LOC 0333Z 197DEG 35KT 3601 9515 3573 9502

$$

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
1015 PM CDT SAT MAY 23 2015

TXZ239-240-240400-
DUVAL-WEBB-
1015 PM CDT SAT MAY 23 2015

...A LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL AFFECT EASTERN WEBB AND
SOUTHWESTERN DUVAL COUNTIES...

AT 1014 PM CDT...A LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WAS ALONG A LINE
EXTENDING FROM NEAR CALLAGHAN TO NEAR RANCHITOS LAS LOMAS TO NEAR
AGUILARES TO 8 MILES SOUTH OF MIRANDO CITY TO 9 MILES NORTH OF ZAPATA
COUNTY AIRPORT...AND MOVING EAST AT 40 MPH.

WIND GUSTS OF 50 TO 55 MPH ARE POSSIBLE WITH THESE STORMS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
OILTON...BRUNI...CALLAGHAN...RANCHITOS LAS LOMAS...REALITOS...MIRANDO
CITY AND AGUILARES.

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.

THESE STORMS MAY INTENSIFY...SO BE CERTAIN TO MONITOR LOCAL RADIO AND
TV STATIONS...AS WELL AS LOCAL CABLE TV OUTLETS...FOR ADDITIONAL
INFORMATION AND POSSIBLE WARNINGS FROM THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE.

LAT...LON 2727 9915 2731 9911 2749 9914 2765 9932
      2794 9957 2804 9915 2805 9892 2775 9867
      2759 9848 2740 9845 2734 9852 2736 9856
      2736 9859 2734 9859 2734 9862 2736 9863
      2735 9880 2727 9880
TIME...MOT...LOC 0314Z 261DEG 35KT 2790 9945 2766 9925 2751 9908 2732
9904 2710 9928
$$

HART

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TULSA OK
1007 PM CDT SAT MAY 23 2015

OKZ057-062-067-240400-
CRAIG OK-MAYES OK-WAGONER OK-
1007 PM CDT SAT MAY 23 2015

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TULSA HAS ISSUED A
SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY EFFECTIVE UNTIL 1100 PM CDT
FOR THE FOLLOWING COUNTIES...

IN NORTHEAST OKLAHOMA
     SOUTHERN CRAIG...WESTERN MAYES AND NORTHERN WAGONER

AT 1008 PM CDT...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE
EXTENDING FROM 12 MILES WEST OF ADAIR TO 9 MILES WEST OF PRYOR TO 11
MILES WEST OF MAZIE...MOVING EAST AT 25 MPH. SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL
BE AFFECTED BY THESE STORMS INCLUDE...VINITA...BIG CABIN...PRYOR...
MAZIE...MURPHY...CHOUTEAU...ADAIR AND SNOWDALE STATE PARK.

THESE STORMS WILL BE CAPABLE OF PRODUCING NICKEL SIZE HAIL AND WIND
GUSTS TO 50 MPH. RESIDENTS IN THESE AREAS SHOULD REMAIN ALERT IN CASE
THE SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY IS UPGRADED TO A WARNING.

LAT...LON 3665 9514 3638 9514 3609 9524 3604 9547
      3608 9547 3608 9544 3616 9545 3651 9535
      3652 9533 3660 9532
TIME...MOT...LOC 0308Z 249DEG 21KT 3646 9547 3628 9546
          3607 9554

$$

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPOKANE WA
801 PM PDT SAT MAY 23 2015

IDZ003-004-026-027-WAZ031>033-240345-
LEWIS AND SOUTHERN NEZ PERCE COUNTIES ID-IDAHO PALOUSE ID-
CENTRAL PANHANDLE MOUNTAINS ID-LEWISTON AREA ID-
LOWER GARFIELD AND ASOTIN COUNTIES WA-NORTHEAST BLUE MOUNTAINS WA-
WASHINGTON PALOUSE WA-
801 PM PDT SAT MAY 23 2015

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SOUTHERN LATAH...NORTHWESTERN NEZ
PERCE...EASTERN GARFIELD...CENTRAL ASOTIN AND SOUTHEASTERN WHITMAN
COUNTIES UNTIL 845 PM PDT...

AT 800 PM PDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A LINE OF STRONG
THUNDERSTORMS ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 6 MILES NORTHWEST OF BOVILL
TO NEAR LEWISTON...AND MOVING WEST TO SOUTHWEST AT 20 MPH.

DIME SIZE HAIL...HEAVY DOWNPOURS...AND WIND GUSTS TO 40 MPH WILL BE
POSSIBLE WITH THESE STORMS. EARLIER TODAY THIS LINE OF THUNDERSTORMS
PRODUCED ONE HALF INCH DIAMETER HAIL AT KAMIAH AND DIME SIZE HAIL AT
OROFINO ALONG WITH 41 MPH WIND GUSTS AT THE TOWN OF CLEARWATER.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
LEWISTON...MOSCOW...CLARKSTON...GENESEE...TROY...JULIAETTA...DEARY...
WEST CLARKSTON-HIGHLAND...CLARKSTON HEIGHTS-VINELAND...ASOTIN...
UNIONTOWN...JOEL...SPALDING...CLOVERLAND...JERRY AND CLARKSTON
HEIGHTS.

LAT...LON 4684 11687 4699 11639 4616 11701 4623 11741
TIME...MOT...LOC 0300Z 067DEG 18KT 4692 11651 4636 11702

$$

RP

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
955 PM CDT SAT MAY 23 2015

TXZ248-249-252-240345-
JIM HOGG TX-STARR TX-ZAPATA TX-
955 PM CDT SAT MAY 23 2015

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SOUTHWESTERN JIM HOGG...
SOUTHEASTERN ZAPATA AND WESTERN STARR COUNTIES UNTIL 1045 PM CDT...

AT 954 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A LINE OF STRONG
THUNDERSTORMS ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 11 MILES SOUTHWEST OF
FALCON MESA TO 16 MILES WEST OF FALCON DAM TO 40 MILES SOUTHWEST OF
FRONTON...AND MOVING EAST AT 55 MPH.

WIND GUSTS OF 50 TO 55 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THESE STORMS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
ZAPATA...ROMA...EL SAUZ...LA ROSITA...VIBORAS...ROMA CITY HALL...ROMA
HIGH SCHOOL...ROMA CITY POLICE DEPARTMENT...ROMA PUBLIC LIBRARY...
ESCOBARES...FALCON DAM...LOPENO...NORTH ESCOBARES...LOS ALVAREZ...
ROMA PARK...FALCON MESA...RIO GRANDE CITY MUNICIPAL AIRPORT...FALCON
HEIGHTS...BARRERA ELEMENTARY SCHOOL AND FALCON STATE PARK.

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.

THESE STORMS MAY INTENSIFY...SO BE CERTAIN TO MONITOR LOCAL RADIO AND
TV STATIONS...AS WELL AS LOCAL CABLE TV OUTLETS...FOR ADDITIONAL
INFORMATION AND POSSIBLE WARNINGS FROM THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE.

&&

LAT...LON 2689 9933 2695 9883 2648 9877 2636 9888
      2635 9890 2639 9893 2637 9895 2640 9896
      2639 9901 2641 9904 2640 9908 2643 9911
      2648 9909 2652 9913 2654 9917 2672 9921
      2675 9924 2685 9927 2687 9932
TIME...MOT...LOC 0254Z 268DEG 49KT 2680 9945 2647 9941 2617 9968

$$

MILLER

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PUEBLO CO
832 PM MDT SAT MAY 23 2015

COZ089-093>098-240400-
CROWLEY COUNTY CO-WESTERN KIOWA COUNTY CO-
LA JUNTA VICINITY/OTERO COUNTY CO-EASTERN KIOWA COUNTY CO-
EASTERN LAS ANIMAS COUNTY CO-LAMAR VICINITY/PROWERS COUNTY CO-
LAS ANIMAS VICINITY/BENT COUNTY CO-
832 PM MDT SAT MAY 23 2015

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR EASTERN CROWLEY...KIOWA...
NORTHEASTERN LAS ANIMAS...OTERO...PROWERS AND BENT COUNTIES UNTIL
1000 PM MDT...

AT 827 PM MDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A DEVELOPING STRONG
THUNDERSTORM OVER CHERAW...OR 8 MILES NORTH OF LA JUNTA.  ADDITIONAL
STRONG STORMS WERE 7 MILES TO THE EAST OF SUGAR CITY AND NEAR LA
JUNTA.  THESE STRONG STORMS WERE MOVING TO THE EAST-NORTHEAST AT 30
MPH.

NICKEL SIZE HAIL AND WIND GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH
THESE STORMS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE... LAMAR...LA JUNTA...ROCKY FORD...LAS
ANIMAS...ORDWAY...HOLLY...SWINK...EADS...GRANADA...WILEY...SUGAR
CITY...CHERAW...SHERIDAN LAKE...HARTMAN...HASWELL...MCLAVE...
NEEGRONDA RESERVOIR...TOWNER AND BRISTOL.

THESE STORMS MAY INTENSIFY...SO BE CERTAIN TO MONITOR LOCAL RADIO
AND TV STATIONS...AS WELL AS LOCAL CABLE TV OUTLETS...FOR ADDITIONAL
INFORMATION AND POSSIBLE WARNINGS FROM THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE.

LAT...LON 3764 10380 3852 10377 3853 10317 3861 10317
      3861 10205 3765 10204
TIME...MOT...LOC 0227Z 241DEG 31KT 3811 10351

$$

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBANY NY
743 PM EDT SAT MAY 23 2015

CTZ001-013-MAZ001-025-242300-
NORTHERN LITCHFIELD-SOUTHERN LITCHFIELD-NORTHERN BERKSHIRE-
SOUTHERN BERKSHIRE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...TORRINGTON...OAKVILLE...NEW MILFORD...
TERRYVILLE...PITTSFIELD...NORTH ADAMS...GREAT BARRINGTON...LEE...
LENOX...HOUSATONIC
743 PM EDT SAT MAY 23 2015

...ELEVATED FIRE WEATHER RISK FOR SUNDAY...

DRY AIR REMAINS ACROSS THE REGION WITH MINIMUM RELATIVE
HUMIDITIES OF 20 TO 30 PERCENT EXPECTED FOR LATE SUNDAY MORNING
INTO SUNDAY AFTERNOON. SOUTHWEST WINDS WILL BECOME GUSTY...MAINLY
ACROSS CENTRAL AND EASTERN AREAS...UPWARDS TO 20 TO 25 MPH.
ALSO...THERE CONTINUES TO BE A LACK OF SIGNIFICANT RAINFALL ACROSS
THE REGION...WHICH DATES BACK A FEW WEEKS.

WITH THESE FACTORS IN PLACE...LOCAL FIRE OFFICIALS HAVE ADVISED
THAT THERE IS AN ELEVATED FIRE SPREAD POTENTIAL FOR SUNDAY ACROSS
WESTERN NEW ENGLAND.


$$

HWJIV

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
356 PM EDT SAT MAY 23 2015

CTZ002>004-MAZ002>019-026-RIZ001>004-240900-
HARTFORD CT-TOLLAND CT-WINDHAM CT-WESTERN FRANKLIN MA-
EASTERN FRANKLIN MA-NORTHERN WORCESTER MA-CENTRAL MIDDLESEX MA-
WESTERN ESSEX MA-EASTERN ESSEX MA-WESTERN HAMPSHIRE MA-
WESTERN HAMPDEN MA-EASTERN HAMPSHIRE MA-EASTERN HAMPDEN MA-
SOUTHERN WORCESTER MA-WESTERN NORFOLK MA-SOUTHEAST MIDDLESEX MA-
SUFFOLK MA-EASTERN NORFOLK MA-NORTHERN BRISTOL MA-
WESTERN PLYMOUTH MA-EASTERN PLYMOUTH MA-NORTHERN MIDDLESEX MA-
NORTHWEST PROVIDENCE RI-SOUTHEAST PROVIDENCE RI-WESTERN KENT RI-
EASTERN KENT RI-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...HARTFORD...WINDSOR LOCKS...UNION...
VERNON...PUTNAM...WILLIMANTIC...CHARLEMONT...GREENFIELD...
ORANGE...BARRE...FITCHBURG...FRAMINGHAM...LOWELL...LAWRENCE...
GLOUCESTER...CHESTERFIELD...BLANDFORD...AMHERST...NORTHAMPTON...
SPRINGFIELD...MILFORD...WORCESTER...FOXBORO...NORWOOD...
CAMBRIDGE...BOSTON...QUINCY...TAUNTON...BROCKTON...PLYMOUTH...
AYER...FOSTER...SMITHFIELD...PROVIDENCE...WEST GREENWICH...
WARWICK
356 PM EDT SAT MAY 23 2015

...ELEVATED FIRE WEATHER RISK FOR SUNDAY...

DRY AIR REMAINS ACROSS THE REGION WITH MINIMUM RELATIVE
HUMIDITIES OF 20 TO 30 PERCENT EXPECTED FOR LATE SUNDAY MORNING
INTO SUNDAY AFTERNOON. SOUTHWEST WINDS WILL BECOME GUSTY...MAINLY
ACROSS CENTRAL AND EASTERN AREAS...UPWARDS TO 20 TO 25 MPH.
ALSO...THERE CONTINUES TO BE A LACK OF SIGNIFICANT RAINFALL ACROSS
THE REGION...WHICH DATES BACK A FEW WEEKS.

WITH THESE FACTORS IN PLACE...LOCAL FIRE OFFICIALS HAVE ADVISED
THAT THERE IS AN ELEVATED FIRE SPREAD POTENTIAL FOR SUNDAY ACROSS
MUCH OF SOUTHERN NEW ENGLAND AWAY FROM THE SOUTH COAST.

RELATIVE HUMIDITIES WILL BE HIGHER ALONG THE SOUTH COASTS OF
MASSACHUSETTS AND RHODE ISLAND AS WELL AS CAPE COD AND THE ISLANDS
WITH THE SOUTHWEST WINDS BRINGING HIGHER DEWPOINTS...SO THE FIRE
WEATHER RISK IS LOWER THERE.

$$

EVT

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
728 AM AKDT SAT MAY 23 2015

AKZ018>021-024>026-029-240700-
TAIYA INLET AND KLONDIKE HIGHWAY-HAINES BOROUGH AND LYNN CANAL-
GLACIER BAY-EASTERN CHICHAGOF ISLAND-
EASTERN BARANOF ISLAND AND SOUTHERN ADMIRALTY ISLAND-
JUNEAU BOROUGH AND NORTHERN ADMIRALTY ISLAND-
INNER CHANNELS FROM KUPREANOF ISLAND TO ETOLIN ISLAND-
MISTY FJORDS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...SKAGWAY...HAINES...GUSTAVUS...HOONAH...
ANGOON...JUNEAU...PETERSBURG...WRANGELL...KAKE...HYDER
728 AM AKDT SAT MAY 23 2015

...ELEVATED FIRE DANGER ON SATURDAY...

DRY CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED AGAIN SATURDAY AFTERNOON ACROSS THE
INNER CHANNELS AS RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES DROP INTO THE MID 20 TO
MID 30 PERCENT RANGE. HIGHEST WINDS OF 10 TO 20 MPH CONTINUE TO BE
WITH THE USUAL AFTERNOON SEA BREEZES. FUELS REMAIN VERY
DRY...FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS WILL CONTINUE TO BE MONITORED
THROUGH THE AFTERNOON.

PEOPLE SHOULD CONTINUE TO EXERCISE EXTRA CAUTION WITH ANY OPEN AIR
FIRES THROUGH THE HOLIDAY WEEKEND.

$$

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