751  
WWUS85 KTFX 070052  
SPSTFX  
 
SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREAT FALLS MT  
652 PM MDT SAT AUG 6 2022  
 
MTZ012-070115-  
CASCADE MT-  
652 PM MDT SAT AUG 6 2022  
 
...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL IMPACT PORTIONS OF NORTH CENTRAL  
CASCADE COUNTY THROUGH 715 PM MDT...  
 
AT 651 PM MDT, DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM NEAR  
GREAT FALLS, MOVING NORTHEAST AT 15 MPH.  
 
HAZARD...WINDS IN EXCESS OF 40 MPH AND PEA SIZE HAIL.  
 
SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.  
 
IMPACT...GUSTY WINDS COULD KNOCK DOWN TREE LIMBS AND BLOW AROUND  
UNSECURED OBJECTS. MINOR DAMAGE TO OUTDOOR OBJECTS IS  
POSSIBLE.  
 
LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...  
GREAT FALLS, BLACK EAGLE, MALMSTROM AFB, SAND COULEE, TRACY AND  
CENTERVILLE.  
 
THIS INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING HIGHWAYS...  
INTERSTATE 15 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 277 AND 279.  
HIGHWAY 89 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 83 AND 92.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
IF OUTDOORS, CONSIDER SEEKING SHELTER INSIDE A BUILDING.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 4738 11126 4747 11139 4757 11118 4739 11100  
TIME...MOT...LOC 0051Z 246DEG 14KT 4744 11122  
 
MAX HAIL SIZE...0.25 IN  
MAX WIND GUST...40 MPH  
 

 
 
JAF  
 
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