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WWUS85 KBYZ 280128
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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BILLINGS MT
728 PM MDT MON JUL 27 2015
 
MTZ031.033-036-037-280230-
NORTHERN ROSEBUD MT-POWDER RIVER MT-FALLON MT-CARTER MT-CUSTER MT-
728 PM MDT MON JUL 27 2015

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY...

AT 726 PM MDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A LINE OF STRONG
THUNDERSTORMS EXTENDING FROM 14 MILES SOUTH OF COHAGEN
TO 7 MILES NORTHWEST OF BROADUS...AND MOVING NORTHEAST AT 45 MPH.

DIME SIZE HAIL AND WIND GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH
THE STRONGER STORMS ALONG THIS LINE.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
MILES CITY...EKALAKA...VOLBORG...PLEVNA...ISMAY...WESTMORE...MATTHEWS
RECREATION AREA...ROCK SPRINGS...TWELVE MILE DAM...GARLAND...OLIVE...
KNOWLTON...BELLTOWER...MOON CREEK RANCH...LOCATE...ANGELA...MILL
IRON...STAWBERRY HILL RECREATION ARE...HATHAWAY AND MIZPAH.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS.
LIGHTNING CAN STRIKE 15 MILES AWAY FROM A THUNDERSTORM. SEEK A SAFE
SHELTER INSIDE A BUILDING OR VEHICLE.

THESE STORMS MAY INTENSIFY...SO BE CERTAIN TO MONITOR LOCAL RADIO AND
TV STATIONS...AS WELL AS LOCAL CABLE TV OUTLETS...FOR ADDITIONAL
INFORMATION AND POSSIBLE WARNINGS FROM THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE.

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LAT...LON 4683 10562 4666 10558 4666 10550 4657 10544
      4654 10524 4654 10499 4657 10486 4661 10485
      4661 10473 4666 10473 4669 10451 4596 10438
      4597 10415 4587 10414 4588 10405 4556 10404
      4549 10571 4686 10698
TIME...MOT...LOC 0126Z 229DEG 39KT 4686 10669 4554 10548 

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WWUS85 KGGW 280427
SPSGGW

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GLASGOW MT
1027 PM MDT MON JUL 27 2015

MTZ024-062-280530-
RICHLAND-ROOSEVELT-
1027 PM MDT MON JUL 27 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GLASGOW HAS ISSUED A

SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR...
  SOUTHEASTERN ROOSEVELT COUNTY IN NORTHEAST MONTANA...
  EASTERN RICHLAND COUNTY IN NORTHEAST MONTANA...

UNTIL 1130 PM MDT.

AT 1025 PM MDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A
STRONG THUNDERSTORM 12 MILES NORTHWEST OF SIDNEY...MOVING NORTH AT 25
MPH.

WIND GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH ARE EXPECTED WITH THIS STORM...ALONG WITH
HEAVY RAIN.

LOCATIONS IN THE ADVISORY INCLUDE...
   BAINVILLE...
   CULBERTSON...

THIS STORM MAY INTENSIFY...AND A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH IS IN
EFFECT FOR THIS AREA. BE CERTAIN TO MONITOR LOCAL RADIO AND TV
STATIONS...AS WELL AS LOCAL CABLE TV OUTLETS...FOR ADDITIONAL
INFORMATION AND POSSIBLE WARNINGS FROM THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE.

LAT...LON 4836 10470 4835 10407 4756 10406 4757 10457
TIME...MOT...LOC 0428Z 175DEG 22KT 4787 10431

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GFF
WEATHER.GOV/GLASGOW







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WWUS85 KTFX 272041
SPSTFX

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREAT FALLS MT
241 PM MDT MON JUL 27 2015
 
MTZ051-272130-
FERGUS MT-
241 PM MDT MON JUL 27 2015

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR CENTRAL FERGUS COUNTY UNTIL 330
PM MDT...

AT 240 PM MDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM 12
MILES NORTHEAST OF LEWISTOWN...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 40 MPH.

HALF INCH HAIL AND WINDS IN EXCESS OF 40 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH
THIS STORM.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM.
LIGHTNING CAN STRIKE 15 MILES AWAY FROM A THUNDERSTORM. SEEK A SAFE
SHELTER INSIDE A BUILDING OR VEHICLE.

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LAT...LON 4697 10917 4718 10954 4755 10915 4735 10872
TIME...MOT...LOC 2040Z 217DEG 34KT 4718 10924 

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BRW


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