357  
WWUS86 KHNX 180011  
SPSHNX  
 
SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY CA  
511 PM PDT TUE JUL 17 2018  
 
CAZ097-180100-  
TULARE COUNTY MOUNTAINS CA-  
511 PM PDT TUE JUL 17 2018  
 
...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR NORTHEASTERN TULARE COUNTY UNTIL  
600 PM PDT...  
 
AT 507 PM PDT, DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING STRONG THUNDERSTORMS ALONG  
A LINE EXTENDING FROM 7 MILES SOUTHWEST OF ONION VALLEY CAMPGROUND  
TO 8 MILES SOUTH OF WHITNEY PORTAL CAMPGROUND. MOVEMENT WAS NORTH AT  
5 MPH.  
 
DIME SIZE HAIL AND WINDS IN EXCESS OF 30 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH  
THESE STORMS. HEAVY RAINFALL UP TO HALF AN INCH PER HOUR WAS ALSO  
OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS, AND MAY LEAD TO LOCALIZED FLOODING.  
 
LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...  
CRABTREE MEADOW, TUNNEL GUARD STATION, UPPER TYNDALL CREEK AND  
CHAGOOPA PLATEAU.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS ALSO OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS, AND MAY LEAD  
TO LOCALIZED FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED  
ROADWAYS.  
 
FREQUENT 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.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3629 11835 3663 11860 3672 11834 3669 11836  
3667 11833 3663 11832 3660 11828 3656 11829  
3654 11825 3648 11825 3643 11821 3642 11814  
3638 11816 3637 11814  
TIME...MOT...LOC 0007Z 188DEG 7KT 3668 11842 3646 11826  
 

 
 
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