751  
WUUS55 KLKN 172217  
SVRLKN  
NVC007-172245-  
/O.NEW.KLKN.SV.W.0010.180517T2217Z-180517T2245Z/  
 
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED  
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ELKO NV  
317 PM PDT THU MAY 17 2018  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ELKO NEVADA HAS ISSUED A  
 
* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...  
EASTERN ELKO COUNTY IN NORTHEASTERN NEVADA...  
 
* UNTIL 345 PM PDT  
 
* AT 316 PM PDT, A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED 21 MILES NORTH OF  
MONTELLO, AND IS NEARLY STATIONARY.  
 
HAZARD...60 MPH WIND GUSTS AND HALF DOLLAR SIZE HAIL.  
 
SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.  
 
IMPACT...HAIL DAMAGE TO VEHICLES IS EXPECTED. EXPECT WIND DAMAGE  
TO ROOFS, SIDING, AND TREES.  
 
* THIS SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WILL REMAIN OVER MAINLY RURAL AREAS OF  
EASTERN ELKO COUNTY WELL NORTH OF MONTELLO.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
PREPARE IMMEDIATELY FOR LARGE HAIL AND DEADLY CLOUD TO GROUND  
LIGHTNING. SEEK SHELTER INSIDE A WELL-BUILT STRUCTURE. STAY AWAY FROM  
WINDOWS.  
 
INTENSE THUNDERSTORM LINES CAN PRODUCE BRIEF TORNADOES AND WIDESPREAD  
SIGNIFICANT WIND DAMAGE. ALTHOUGH A TORNADO IS NOT IMMEDIATELY  
LIKELY, IT IS BEST TO MOVE TO AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST FLOOR OF  
A BUILDING. THIS STORM MAY CAUSE SERIOUS INJURY AND SIGNIFICANT  
PROPERTY DAMAGE.  
 
TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM, AND MAY LEAD TO  
FLASH FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED ROADWAYS.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 4143 11441 4173 11447 4176 11404 4136 11405  
TIME...MOT...LOC 2216Z 166DEG 1KT 4156 11431  
 
HAIL...1.25IN  
WIND...60MPH  
 

 
 
DLW  
 
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