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Tornado Warning

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Note:  Be sure to pay close attention to the date and time of each warning.    
This document contains all warnings in the state so please read the
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WFUS55 KGGW 072253

TORGGW

MTC071-105-072330-

/O.NEW.KGGW.TO.W.0003.200707T2253Z-200707T2330Z/



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Tornado Warning

National Weather Service Glasgow MT

453 PM MDT Tue Jul 7 2020



The National Weather Service in Glasgow has issued a



* Tornado Warning for...

  East central Phillips County in northeastern Montana...

  West central Valley County in northeastern Montana...



* Until 530 PM MDT.

    

* At 452 PM MDT, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado

  was located 23 miles southeast of Malta, moving northeast at 50

  mph.



  HAZARD...Tornado and quarter size hail.



  SOURCE...Radar indicated rotation.



  IMPACT...Flying debris will be dangerous to those caught without 

           shelter. Mobile homes will be damaged or destroyed. 

           Damage to roofs, windows, and vehicles will occur.  Tree 

           damage is likely.



* This tornadic thunderstorm will remain over mainly rural areas of

  east central Phillips and west central Valley Counties, including

  the following locations... The Bentonite Plant and Content.



PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...



TAKE COVER NOW! Move to a basement or an interior room on the lowest

floor of a sturdy building. Avoid windows. If you are outdoors, in a

mobile home, or in a vehicle, move to the closest substantial shelter

and protect yourself from flying debris.



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LAT...LON 4796 10760 4813 10772 4842 10703 4813 10684

TIME...MOT...LOC 2252Z 244DEG 43KT 4808 10756 



TORNADO...RADAR INDICATED

HAIL...1.00IN



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NWS Glasgow



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WFUS55 KTFX 072155

TORTFX

MTC027-072215-

/O.NEW.KTFX.TO.W.0002.200707T2155Z-200707T2215Z/



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Tornado Warning

National Weather Service Great Falls MT

355 PM MDT Tue Jul 7 2020



The National Weather Service in Great Falls has issued a



* Tornado Warning for...

  Northeastern Fergus County in central Montana...



* Until 415 PM MDT.

    

* At 354 PM MDT, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado

  was located 22 miles northeast of Roy, or 22 miles south of

  Zortman, moving northeast at 50 mph.



  HAZARD...Tornado and ping pong ball size hail.



  SOURCE...Radar indicated rotation.



  IMPACT...Flying debris will be dangerous to those caught without 

           shelter. Mobile homes will be damaged or destroyed. 

           Damage to roofs, windows, and vehicles will occur.  Tree 

           damage is likely.



* This tornadic thunderstorm will remain over mainly rural areas of

  northeastern Fergus County.



PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...



TAKE COVER NOW! Move to a basement or an interior room on the lowest

floor of a sturdy building. Avoid windows. If you are outdoors, in a

mobile home, or in a vehicle, move to the closest substantial shelter

and protect yourself from flying debris.



To report severe weather contact your nearest law enforcement agency.

They will send your report to the National Weather Service office in

Great Falls.



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

flash flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded roadways.



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LAT...LON 4740 10884 4750 10900 4769 10879 4765 10877

      4762 10868 4763 10861 4760 10847 4761 10844

      4758 10842 4760 10840 4757 10834 4758 10831

      4754 10832

TIME...MOT...LOC 2154Z 222DEG 41KT 4761 10870 



TORNADO...RADAR INDICATED

HAIL...1.50IN



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