885  
WUUS55 KTFX 031940  
SVRTFX  
MTC013-015-032015-  
/O.NEW.KTFX.SV.W.0050.180803T1940Z-180803T2015Z/  
 
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED  
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREAT FALLS MT  
140 PM MDT FRI AUG 3 2018  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GREAT FALLS HAS ISSUED A  
 
* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...  
SOUTHWESTERN CHOUTEAU COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL MONTANA...  
NORTHEASTERN CASCADE COUNTY IN CENTRAL MONTANA...  
 
* UNTIL 215 PM MDT.  
 
* AT 140 PM MDT, A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED 7 MILES WEST OF  
GREAT FALLS, MOVING EAST AT 30 MPH.  
 
HAZARD...60 MPH WIND GUSTS.  
 
SOURCE...TRAINED WEATHER SPOTTERS IN VAUGHN REPORTED STRONG WINDS  
NEAR 60 MPH.  
 
IMPACT...EXPECT DAMAGE TO ROOFS, SIDING, AND TREES.  
 
* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...  
GREAT FALLS, BLACK EAGLE, PORTAGE, ULM, MALMSTROM AFB, SAND COULEE,  
TRACY, VAUGHN, FIRST PEOPLES BUFFALO JUMP STATE PARK AND  
CENTERVILLE.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
FOR YOUR PROTECTION MOVE TO AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST FLOOR OF A  
BUILDING.  
 
WIND DAMAGE WITH THIS STORM WILL OCCUR BEFORE ANY RAIN OR LIGHTNING.  
DO NOT WAIT FOR THE SOUND OF THUNDER BEFORE TAKING COVER. SEEK  
SHELTER IMMEDIATELY INSIDE A STURDY STRUCTURE AND STAY AWAY FROM  
WINDOWS.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 4754 11161 4764 11137 4768 11121 4771 11089  
4745 11079 4732 11155 4737 11168  
TIME...MOT...LOC 1940Z 255DEG 27KT 4748 11146  
 
HAIL...<.75IN  
WIND...60MPH  
 

 
 
JANGLIN  
 
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