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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Grand Junction CO
319 PM MDT SAT AUG 12 2017

UTZ023-024-122200-
Eastern Uinta Basin UT-Eastern Uinta Mountains UT-
319 PM MDT SAT AUG 12 2017

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR NORTHWESTERN UINTAH COUNTY UNTIL
400 PM MDT...

At 318 PM MDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm near
Whiterocks, moving southeast at 15 mph.

Frequent cloud to ground lightning, half inch hail and wind gusts up 
to 50 mph will be possible with this storm.

Locations impacted include...
Vernal, Whiterocks and Maeser. 

This includes the following highways...
 U.S. Highway 40 in Utah between mile markers 124 and 133, and
between mile markers 136 and 143.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Heavy rainfall is also occurring with this storm, and may lead to
localized flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded
roadways.

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 4044 10952 4024 10976 4045 10998 4054 10998
      4063 10987
TIME...MOT...LOC 2118Z 312DEG 12KT 4052 10989 

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