Special Weather Statement

ORZ510-050215-
North Central Oregon OR-
611 PM PDT THU MAY 4 2017

…SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SOUTHWESTERN SHERMAN AND
SOUTHEASTERN WASCO COUNTIES UNTIL 715 PM PDT…

At 610 PM PDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm over
northeastern Warm Springs Reservation, or 20 miles north of Madras,
moving northeast at 30 mph.

Nickel size hail and winds in excess of 40 mph will be possible with
this storm.

Locations impacted include…
Maupin, Kent and northeastern Warm Springs Reservation.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

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.

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A severe thunderstorm watch remains in effect until 1100 PM PDT for
central and northwestern Oregon. A severe thunderstorm watch also
remains in effect until 1100 PM PDT for central and northwestern
Oregon.

LAT…LON 4535 12099 4514 12058 4482 12118 4482 12127
4494 12137
TIME…MOT…LOC 0110Z 225DEG 26KT 4491 12127

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