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Special Statement

Statement as of 1:38 AM MDT on June 28, 2016

Expires 4:45 AM EDT on June 28, 2016


... Significant weather advisory for eastern Mineral... south central
Flathead... central Missoula... southeastern Sanders and lake counties
until 245 am MDT...

At 138 am MDT... Doppler radar was tracking strong thunderstorms along
a line extending from 16 miles north of plains to 9 miles northeast
of Riverbend to 13 miles south of Tarkio. Movement was northeast at
45 mph.

Pea size hail, frequent lightning, and winds in excess of 30 mph
will be possible with these storms.

Locations impacted include...
Missoula... Polson... Superior... Ravalli... Ronan... plains... St.
Ignatius... Alberton... jette... Arlee... Tarkio... Woods Bay... Pablo...
old agency... Evaro... Wye... Dixon... Paradise... Rocky Point and Kings
Point.

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.


Lat... Lon 4807 11399 4696 11351 4683 11477 4768 11516
time... Mot... loc 0738z 238deg 38kt 4770 11488 4721 11467 4684 11465



138 am MDT Tue Jun 28 2016

... Significant weather advisory for eastern Mineral... south central
Flathead... central Missoula... southeastern Sanders and lake counties
until 245 am MDT...

At 138 am MDT... Doppler radar was tracking strong thunderstorms along
a line extending from 16 miles north of plains to 9 miles northeast
of Riverbend to 13 miles south of Tarkio. Movement was northeast at
45 mph.

Pea size hail, frequent lightning, and winds in excess of 30 mph
will be possible with these storms.

Locations impacted include...
Missoula... Polson... Superior... Ravalli... Ronan... plains... St.
Ignatius... Alberton... jette... Arlee... Tarkio... Woods Bay... Pablo...
old agency... Evaro... Wye... Dixon... Paradise... Rocky Point and Kings
Point.

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.


Lat... Lon 4807 11399 4696 11351 4683 11477 4768 11516
time... Mot... loc 0738z 238deg 38kt 4770 11488 4721 11467 4684 11465


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