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Special Weather Statement

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WWUS85 KBYZ 182304
SPSBYZ

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BILLINGS MT
504 PM MDT THU SEP 18 2014
 
MTZ035-190000-
YELLOWSTONE MT-
504 PM MDT THU SEP 18 2014

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY...

AT 503 PM MDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM NEAR
LAUREL...OR 18 MILES WEST OF BILLINGS...MOVING EAST AT 45 MPH.

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

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
BILLINGS...LAUREL...LOCKWOOD...BILLINGS HEIGHTS...BILLINGS WEST
END...HUNTLEY...SHEPHERD AND ACTON.

THIS STORM 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.

LAT...LON 4606 10822 4552 10817 4551 10870 4552 10870
      4552 10876 4555 10876 4555 10880 4563 10878
      4561 10884 4564 10884 4564 10887 4568 10888
      4569 10890 4593 10890
TIME...MOT...LOC 2303Z 250DEG 38KT 4570 10886 

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WWUS85 KTFX 182240
SPSTFX

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREAT FALLS MT
440 PM MDT THU SEP 18 2014

MTZ055-182330-
GALLATIN MT-
440 PM MDT THU SEP 18 2014

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SOUTHERN GALLATIN COUNTY UNTIL
530 PM MDT...

AT 437 PM MDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A
STRONG THUNDERSTORM 23 MILES WEST OF GARDINER...OR 23 MILES NORTH OF
WEST YELLOWSTONE...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 40 MPH.

HAIL UP TO ONE-HALF INCH IN DIAMETER AND WIND GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH ARE
EXPECTED WITH THIS STORM...ALONG WITH HEAVY RAIN.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  HEBGEN LAKE...

IF THREATENING WEATHER APPROACHES YOUR AREA...TAKE SHELTER IN A
STURDY BUILDING.


LAT...LON 4483 11131 4504 11138 4507 11137 4521 11104
      4508 11104 4507 11107 4510 11111 4506 11114
      4501 11108 4491 11108
TIME...MOT...LOC 2240Z 244DEG 37KT 4501 11115

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