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Special Weather Statement

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This document contains all warnings in the state so please read the
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WWUS85 KBYZ 250205

SPSBYZ



Special Weather Statement

National Weather Service Billings MT

805 PM MDT Mon Jun 24 2019

 

MTZ035-057-250245-

Yellowstone MT-Northern Big Horn MT-

805 PM MDT Mon Jun 24 2019



...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY...



At 805 PM MDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm near

Ballantine, or 19 miles northeast of Billings, moving northeast at 30

mph.



Half inch hail and winds in excess of 30 mph are possible with this

storm.



Locations impacted include...

Worden, Ballantine and Pompeys Pillar. 



This advisory does not include the city of Billings.



PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...



Torrential rainfall is also occurring with this storm, and may lead

to localized flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded

roadways.



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LAT...LON 4578 10817 4595 10828 4619 10769 4588 10750

TIME...MOT...LOC 0205Z 244DEG 24KT 4590 10813 



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Setzenfand



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WWUS85 KGGW 241848

SPSGGW



Special Weather Statement

National Weather Service Glasgow MT

1248 PM MDT Mon Jun 24 2019

 

MTZ024-027-241930-

Richland MT-Wibaux MT-

1248 PM MDT Mon Jun 24 2019



...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR NORTHEASTERN WIBAUX AND

SOUTHEASTERN RICHLAND COUNTIES UNTIL 130 PM MDT...



At 1248 PM MDT, Doppler radar was tracking strong thunderstorms along

a line extending from 7 miles northwest of Skaar to 14 miles north of

Wibaux. Movement was east at 20 mph.



Penny size hail will be possible with these storms.



Locations impacted include...

Skaar.



PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...



Frequent cloud to ground lightning is occurring with these storms.

Lightning can strike 10 miles away from a thunderstorm. Seek a safe

shelter inside a building or vehicle.



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LAT...LON 4711 10428 4754 10421 4757 10404 4708 10404

TIME...MOT...LOC 1848Z 268DEG 17KT 4747 10413 4719 10418 



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Jamba



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WWUS85 KTFX 250147

SPSTFX



Special Weather Statement

National Weather Service Great Falls MT

747 PM MDT Mon Jun 24 2019



MTZ013-047-051-250215-

Chouteau-Fergus-Blaine-

747 PM MDT Mon Jun 24 2019



...AN AREA OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL AFFECT SOUTHWESTERN BLAINE 

AND EAST CENTRAL CHOUTEAU COUNTIES...



At 746 PM MDT, strong thunderstorms were clustered 24 miles south of

St. Pierre, or 24 miles southeast of Big Sandy, moving east at 25

mph.



Wind gusts up to 50 mph and nickel size hail are possible with this

storm.



Locations impacted include...

Iliad.



If outdoors, consider seeking shelter inside a building.



Torrential rainfall is also occurring with this storm, and may cause

localized flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded

roadways.



This storm may intensify, so be certain to monitor local radio

stations and available television stations for additional information

and possible warnings from the National Weather Service.



LAT...LON 4773 11016 4795 11021 4809 10934 4776 10931

TIME...MOT...LOC 0146Z 264DEG 21KT 4790 10979 



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