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Special Weather Statement

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WWUS85 KMSO 222144
SPSMSO

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MISSOULA MT
244 PM PDT FRI MAY 22 2015
 
IDZ005.007-222230-
OROFINO/GRANGEVILLE REGION ID-SOUTHERN CLEARWATER MOUNTAINS ID-
NORTHERN CLEARWATER MOUNTAINS ID-
244 PM PDT FRI MAY 22 2015

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR NORTH CENTRAL IDAHO AND
SOUTHWESTERN CLEARWATER COUNTIES UNTIL 330 PM PDT...

AT 242 PM PDT...THE PUBLIC REPORTED A STRONG THUNDERSTORM NEAR
WEIPPE...OR 14 MILES NORTHEAST OF KAMIAH...MOVING SOUTHWEST AT 5 MPH.

DIME SIZE HAIL WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THIS STORM ALONG WITH HEAVY 
RAIN AND LIGHTNING.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
WEIPPE...EAST KAMIAH...WOODLAND...GREER...MUSSELSHELL...GLENWOOD AND
PARDEE.

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 4654 11609 4648 11580 4648 11563 4627 11567
      4619 11602 4621 11605 4623 11601 4626 11605
      4626 11608 4629 11612 4638 11618 4641 11619
TIME...MOT...LOC 2142Z 057DEG 12KT 4642 11589 

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