Larimer County Below 6000 Feet/Northwest Weld County Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Special Statement
Issued: 6:37 PM MDT Apr. 23, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Significant weather advisory for northwestern Weld and eastern
Larimer counties until 715 PM MDT...

At 636 PM MDT, Doppler radar was tracking strong thunderstorms along
a line extending from the Wyoming border to near Wellington, or
along a line extending from 9 miles southeast of Cheyenne to 11
miles northeast of Fort Collins. Movement was southeast at 30 mph.

Dime size hail and wind gusts of 50 to 55 mph will be possible with
these storms.

Locations impacted include...
Wellington, Ault, Pierce, Nunn, Carr, Rockport and Natural Fort.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Prepare for sudden gusty winds. Secure loose objects and move to a
safe shelter inside a building or vehicle.

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 4058 10462 4058 10471 4065 10506 4100 10491
      4100 10451
time... Mot... loc 0036z 329deg 27kt 4102 10471 4069 10495


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611 PM MDT Mon Apr 23 2018

... Significant weather advisory for northeastern Larimer County until
700 PM MDT...

At 610 PM MDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm 8
miles west of Natural Fort, or 20 miles southwest of Cheyenne, moving
southeast at 40 mph.

Dime size hail and winds in excess of 40 mph will be possible with
this storm.

Locations impacted include...
Carr and Natural Fort.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Frequent cloud to ground lightning is occurring with this storm.
Lightning can strike 10 miles away from a thunderstorm. Seek a safe
shelter inside a building or vehicle.


Lat... Lon 4099 10481 4082 10482 4087 10522 4100 10520
      4100 10490
time... Mot... loc 0010z 294deg 35kt 4094 10508


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