942  
WUUS55 KLKN 150157  
SVRLKN  
NVC007-150245-  
/O.NEW.KLKN.SV.W.0021.170715T0157Z-170715T0245Z/  
 
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED  
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ELKO NV  
657 PM PDT FRI JUL 14 2017  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ELKO NEVADA HAS ISSUED A  
 
* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...  
NORTH CENTRAL ELKO COUNTY IN NORTHEASTERN NEVADA...  
 
* UNTIL 745 PM PDT  
 
* AT 656 PM PDT, A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED 12 MILES SOUTH OF  
MOUNTAIN CITY, MOVING NORTHEAST AT 10 MPH.  
 
HAZARD...60 MPH WIND GUSTS AND PENNY SIZE HAIL.  
 
SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.  
 
IMPACT...EXPECT MINOR DAMAGE TO ROOFS, SIDING, AND TREES.  
 
* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...  
MOUNTAIN CITY, SR 225 NEAR WILD HORSE, AND WILD HORSE RESERVOIR.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
FOR YOUR PROTECTION MOVE TO AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST FLOOR OF A  
BUILDING.  
 
DAMAGING WINDS AND CONTINUOUS CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING  
WITH THIS STORM. MOVE INDOORS IMMEDIATELY. LIGHTNING IS ONE OF  
NATURE'S LEADING KILLERS. REMEMBER, IF YOU CAN HEAR THUNDER, YOU ARE  
CLOSE ENOUGH TO BE STRUCK BY LIGHTNING.  
 
IF ON OR NEAR WILD HORSE, GET AWAY FROM THE WATER AND MOVE INDOORS  
OR INSIDE A VEHICLE. REMEMBER, LIGHTNING CAN STRIKE OUT TO 15 MILES  
FROM THE PARENT THUNDERSTORM. IF YOU CAN HEAR THUNDER, YOU ARE CLOSE  
ENOUGH TO BE STRUCK BY LIGHTNING. MOVE TO SAFE SHELTER NOW! DO NOT  
BE CAUGHT ON THE WATER IN A THUNDERSTORM.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 4152 11589 4161 11604 4188 11595 4171 11554  
TIME...MOT...LOC 0156Z 214DEG 9KT 4167 11588  
 
HAIL...0.75IN  
WIND...60MPH  
 

 
 
JRM  
 
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