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Severe Weather Statement
National Weather Service Tucson AZ
703 PM MST Sun Aug 7 2022

AZC003-019-023-080230-
/O.CON.KTWC.SV.W.0124.000000T0000Z-220808T0230Z/
Pima-Cochise-Santa Cruz-
703 PM MST Sun Aug 7 2022

...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 730 PM MST
FOR EAST CENTRAL PIMA...WEST CENTRAL COCHISE AND NORTHEASTERN SANTA
CRUZ COUNTIES...

At 703 PM MST, a severe thunderstorm was located near Elgin, or 20
miles northwest of Sierra Vista, moving northwest at 15 mph.

HAZARD...60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail.

SOURCE...Radar indicated.

IMPACT...Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage to
         roofs, siding, and trees.

Locations impacted include...
Sonoita and Elgin.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Prepare immediately for large hail and damaging winds. People outside
should move to a shelter, inside a strong building and away from
windows.

Continuous cloud to ground lightning is occurring with this storm.
Move indoors immediately. Lightning is one of nature`s leading
killers. Remember, if you can hear thunder, you are close enough to
be struck by lightning.

Torrential rainfall is occurring with this storm, and may lead to
flash flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded roadways.

&&

LAT...LON 3169 11039 3159 11049 3167 11078 3193 11056
TIME...MOT...LOC 0203Z 117DEG 14KT 3167 11051

HAIL THREAT...OBSERVED
MAX HAIL SIZE...1.00 IN
WIND THREAT...OBSERVED
MAX WIND GUST...60 MPH

$$

JRM

U.S. Dept. of Commerce
NOAA National Weather Service
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Silver Spring, MD 20910
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