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Special Statement

Statement as of 8:36 PM MDT on May 31, 2016


... Significant weather advisory for east central Las Animas and west
central Baca counties until 1000 PM MDT...

At 835 PM MDT... Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm 18
miles south of Higbee... or 31 miles south of North La Junta... moving
south at 10 mph.

Nickel size hail and wind gusts of 50 to 55 mph will be possible with
this storm.

Locations impacted include...
Kim.

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.

Frequent cloud to ground lightning is occurring with this storm.
Lightning can strike 10 miles away from a thunderstorm. Seek a safe
shelter inside a building or vehicle.

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 3747 10368 3763 10354 3731 10294 3710 10315
time... Mot... loc 0235z 014deg 7kt 3751 10354



836 PM MDT Tue may 31 2016

... Significant weather advisory for east central Las Animas and west
central Baca counties until 1000 PM MDT...

At 835 PM MDT... Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm 18
miles south of Higbee... or 31 miles south of North La Junta... moving
south at 10 mph.

Nickel size hail and wind gusts of 50 to 55 mph will be possible with
this storm.

Locations impacted include...
Kim.

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.

Frequent cloud to ground lightning is occurring with this storm.
Lightning can strike 10 miles away from a thunderstorm. Seek a safe
shelter inside a building or vehicle.

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 3747 10368 3763 10354 3731 10294 3710 10315
time... Mot... loc 0235z 014deg 7kt 3751 10354


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