CA WFO PHOENIX Warnings, Watches, and Advisories

WFO PHOENIX Warnings, Watches and Advisories for Friday, August 5, 2022

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT

Special Weather Statement

National Weather Service Phoenix AZ

710 PM PDT Fri Aug 5 2022

...A strong thunderstorm will impact portions of San Bernardino and

Riverside Counties through 800 PM PDT...

At 708 PM PDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm 16

miles west of Midland, or 24 miles northeast of Desert Center, moving

north at 10 mph.

HAZARD...Winds in excess of 40 mph.

SOURCE...Radar indicated.

IMPACT...Gusty winds could kick up some blowing dust causing reduced

visibility along a strech of Highway 177 and create more

difficult handling conditions.

This storm will remain over mainly rural areas of San Bernardino and

Riverside Counties with any runoff unlikely to cause road flooding.

This includes CA Route 177 between mile markers 14 and 27.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Frequent cloud to ground lightning is occurring with this storm.

Lightning can strike 10 miles away from a thunderstorm. Seek a safe

shelter inside a building or vehicle.

LAT...LON 3407 11483 3383 11486 3385 11527 3408 11523

TIME...MOT...LOC 0208Z 194DEG 8KT 3393 11507

MAX HAIL SIZE...0.00 IN

MAX WIND GUST...40 MPH

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