Nevada County, CA
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Special Weather Statement
West Slope Northern Sierra Nevada CA-
235 PM PDT FRI AUG 18 2017


At 229 PM PDT, Doppler radar indicated developing thunderstorms in a
line extending from Kingvale to near Yosemite National Park. The
storms were nearly stationary and developing near the crest of the
Sierra Nevada.

Some of the storms may produce half inch hail, gusty winds in excess
of 30 mph, dangerous lightning and brief downpours. Persons
traveling to the higher mountain elevations and Sierra passes should
be prepared for rapidly changing weather conditions.

Some locations impacted include... Lake Alpine, Kirkwood, Carson
Pass, Cisco, Soda Springs, Bear Valley, Donner Peak, Kirkwood
Meadows, Pinecrest, Kit Carson, Tamarack, Upper Blue Lake, Kirkwood
Ski Area, Sierra At Tahoe, Sugarbowl Ski Resort, Meadow Lake,
Lookout Peak, Emigrant Gap, Kingvale and Shriner Lake Campground.


Dangerous cloud to ground lightning is occurring with these storms.
Lightning can strike 10 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
stations and available television stations for additional information
and possible warnings from the National Weather Service.


LAT...LON 3810 11973 3809 11984 3801 11988 3855 12031
3939 12074 3948 12044 3944 12037 3919 12025
3885 12016 3881 12003 3869 11998 3845 11968
3835 11963 3828 11965 3823 11960 3820 11963
3818 11960
TIME...MOT...LOC 2129Z 263DEG 60KT 3932 12045 3810 11977

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