Special Weather Statement

ORZ503-505-508-170730-
Southern Blue Mountains of Oregon OR-
Foothills of the Southern Blue Mountains of Oregon OR-
John Day Basin OR-
1152 PM PDT THU AUG 16 2018

…SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR NORTHWESTERN WHEELER AND SOUTH
CENTRAL GILLIAM COUNTIES UNTIL 1230 AM PDT…

At 1152 PM PDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm 13
miles southeast of Clarno, or 15 miles south of Fossil, moving
northeast at 20 mph.

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

Locations impacted include…
Fossil, Kinzua and Mayville.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

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.

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LAT…LON 4467 12021 4475 12043 4519 12031 4502 11977
TIME…MOT…LOC 0652Z 206DEG 19KT 4478 12028

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