Eastern Washington and North Idaho Watches and Warnings

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WWUS76 KOTX 120246
NPWOTX

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPOKANE WA
746 PM PDT SAT OCT 11 2014

...WINDS WILL GRADUALLY WEAKEN OVERNIGHT WITH THE THREAT FOR WIDESPREAD BLOWING AND REDUCED VISIBILITIES WANING...

WAZ033>035-044-120400- /O.EXP.KOTX.DU.Y.0001.000000T0000Z-141012T0300Z/ WASHINGTON PALOUSE-MOSES LAKE AREA-UPPER COLUMBIA BASIN- WATERVILLE PLATEAU- 746 PM PDT SAT OCT 11 2014

...BLOWING DUST ADVISORY WILL EXPIRE AT 8 PM PDT THIS EVENING...

GUSTY WINDS THE REMAINDER OF THE EVENING WILL CONTINUE TO BRING A THREAT FOR LOCALIZED BLOWING DUST HOWEVER VISIBILITIES WILL GENERALLY REMAIN BETWEEN TWO AND SIX MILES. DECREASING WINDS OVERNIGHT WILL COMPLETELY END ANY THREAT FOR BLOWING DUST BY EARLY SUNDAY MORNING.

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WWUS56 KOTX 112238
SVSOTX

SEVERE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPOKANE WA
338 PM PDT SAT OCT 11 2014

IDC017-112247-
/O.EXP.KOTX.SV.W.0042.000000T0000Z-141011T2245Z/
BONNER ID-
338 PM PDT SAT OCT 11 2014

...THE SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR SOUTH CENTRAL BONNER COUNTY WILL EXPIRE AT 345 PM PDT... THE SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WHICH PROMPTED THE WARNING HAS WEAKENED. THEREFORE THE WARNING WILL BE ALLOWED TO EXPIRE.

LAT...LON 4806 11652 4811 11650 4812 11633 4799 11635 TIME...MOT...LOC 2228Z 271DEG 19KT 4809 11642

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WWUS56 KOTX 112234
SVSOTX

SEVERE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPOKANE WA
334 PM PDT SAT OCT 11 2014

IDC017-112245-
/O.CON.KOTX.SV.W.0042.000000T0000Z-141011T2245Z/
BONNER ID-
334 PM PDT SAT OCT 11 2014

...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 345 PM PDT FOR SOUTH CENTRAL BONNER COUNTY...

AT 333 PM PDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING DAMAGING WINDS TO 60 MPH. THIS STORM WAS LOCATED 11 MILES WEST OF CLARK FORK...OR 14 MILES SOUTHEAST OF SANDPOINT...MOVING EAST AT 20 MPH. DIME TO PENNY SIZE HAIL MAY ALSO ACCOMPANY THE DAMAGING WINDS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE... GRANITE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCE DAMAGING WINDS...DESTRUCTIVE HAIL... DEADLY LIGHTNING AND VERY HEAVY RAIN. FOR YOUR PROTECTION MOVE TO AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST FLOOR OF YOUR HOME OR BUSINESS. HEAVY RAINS FLOOD ROADS QUICKLY SO DO NOT DRIVE INTO AREAS WHERE WATER COVERS THE ROAD.

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LAT...LON 4806 11652 4811 11650 4812 11633 4799 11635 TIME...MOT...LOC 2233Z 271DEG 19KT 4809 11642

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WUUS56 KOTX 112222
SVROTX
IDC017-112245-
/O.NEW.KOTX.SV.W.0042.141011T2222Z-141011T2245Z/

BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPOKANE WA
322 PM PDT SAT OCT 11 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SPOKANE HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...
SOUTH CENTRAL BONNER COUNTY IN THE PANHANDLE OF IDAHO...

* UNTIL 345 PM PDT

* AT 321 PM PDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM
CAPABLE OF PRODUCING QUARTER SIZE HAIL AND DAMAGING WINDS TO 60
MPH. THIS STORM WAS LOCATED 11 MILES SOUTH OF DOVER...OR 13 MILES
SOUTH OF SANDPOINT...AND MOVING EAST AT 20 MPH.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
COCOLALLA AND GRANITE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCE DAMAGING WINDS...DESTRUCTIVE HAIL...
DEADLY LIGHTNING AND VERY HEAVY RAIN. FOR YOUR PROTECTION...MOVE TO
AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST FLOOR OF YOUR HOME OR BUSINESS. HEAVY
RAINS FLOOD ROADS QUICKLY SO DO NOT DRIVE INTO AREAS WHERE WATER
COVERS THE ROAD.

IF ON OR NEAR LAKE PEND OREILLE...GET OUT OF 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 4806 11661 4812 11661 4812 11633 4799 11635
TIME...MOT...LOC 2221Z 271DEG 19KT 4809 11651

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WWUS86 KOTX 112210
SPSOTX

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPOKANE WA
310 PM PDT SAT OCT 11 2014

IDZ001-112245-
NORTHERN PANHANDLE ID-
310 PM PDT SAT OCT 11 2014

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SOUTH CENTRAL BONNER COUNTY UNTIL 345 PM PDT...

AT 309 PM PDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM 11 MILES NORTHEAST OF ATHOL...OR 13 MILES SOUTH OF SANDPOINT...MOVING EAST AT 20 MPH.

NICKEL SIZE HAIL AND WIND GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THIS STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE... COCOLALLA...GRANITE...SOUTHERN LAKE PEND OREILLE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

IF ON OR NEAR LAKE PEND OREILLE...GET OUT OF 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.

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LAT...LON 4806 11669 4813 11670 4813 11636 4800 11640 TIME...MOT...LOC 2209Z 271DEG 19KT 4809 11659

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WWUS86 KOTX 112149
SPSOTX

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPOKANE WA
249 PM PDT SAT OCT 11 2014

IDZ001-112215-
NORTHERN PANHANDLE-
249 PM PDT SAT OCT 11 2014

...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL AFFECT NORTHERN PANHANDLE...

AT 248 PM PDT...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WAS 7 MILES NORTHEAST OF PRIEST RIVER...MOVING EAST AT 20 MPH.

WIND GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH AND HALF INCH HAIL ARE POSSIBLE WITH THIS STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE... SANDPOINT...PONDERAY...KOOTENAI AND DOVER.

THIS STORM MAY INTENSIFY...SO BE CERTAIN TO MONITOR LOCAL RADIO AND TV STATIONS...AS WELL AS LOCAL CABLE TV OUTLETS...FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION AND POSSIBLE WARNINGS FROM THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE.

IF YOU ARE ON NORTHERN PORTIONS OF LAKE PEND OREILLE...GET OUT OF 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 4826 11693 4832 11692 4834 11645 4819 11645 TIME...MOT...LOC 2148Z 271DEG 16KT 4829 11684 $$

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WWUS86 KOTX 112140
SPSOTX

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPOKANE WA
240 PM PDT SAT OCT 11 2014

IDZ003-004-112215-
CENTRAL PANHANDLE MOUNTAINS-IDAHO PALOUSE-
240 PM PDT SAT OCT 11 2014

...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL AFFECT CENTRAL PANHANDLE MOUNTAINS... IDAHO PALOUSE...

AT 239 PM PDT...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WAS 8 MILES SOUTH OF PARKLINE...OR 10 MILES SOUTHWEST OF ST. MARIES...MOVING EAST AT 35 MPH.

WIND GUSTS UP TO 55 MPH ARE POSSIBLE WITH THIS STORM.

THIS STORM WILL REMAIN OVER MAINLY RURAL AREAS OF WEST CENTRAL CENTRAL PANHANDLE MOUNTAINS AND NORTHERN IDAHO PALOUSE COUNTIES... INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING LOCATIONS...FERNWOOD...ST. JOE...SANDERS... EMIDA...TENSED AND SANTA.

LAT...LON 4716 11702 4721 11701 4737 11671 4733 11634 4704 11634 4706 11679 TIME...MOT...LOC 2139Z 286DEG 35KT 4722 11675 $$

FLIEHMAN


WWUS76 KOTX 111800
NPWOTX

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPOKANE WA
1100 AM PDT SAT OCT 11 2014

...A BLOWING DUST ADVISORY HAS BEEN ISSUED FOR PORTIONS OF EASTERN WASHINGTON THROUGH THIS EVENING...

A COLD FRONT WILL SWEEP THROUGH THE INLAND NORTHWEST TODAY. SOUTHWEST TO WEST WINDS WILL INCREASE BEHIND THE FRONT. THE REGION HAS RECEIVED LITTLE TO NO PRECIPITATION OVER THE PAST SEVERAL WEEKS. VERY DRY SOIL CONDITIONS ACROSS THE COLUMBIA BASIN AND THE PALOUSE WILL RESULT IN BLOWING DUST.

WAZ033>035-044-120300- /O.CON.KOTX.DU.Y.0001.000000T0000Z-141012T0300Z/ WASHINGTON PALOUSE-MOSES LAKE AREA-UPPER COLUMBIA BASIN- WATERVILLE PLATEAU- 1100 AM PDT SAT OCT 11 2014

...BLOWING DUST ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM PDT THIS EVENING...

* WINDS...WEST 20 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.

* TIMING...THROUGH THIS EVENING.

* IMPACTS...BLOWING DUST MAY REDUCE VISIBILITIES TO LESS THAN ONE MILE AT TIMES ACROSS PORTION OF THE COLUMBIA BASIN AND THE WASHINGTON PALOUSE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A BLOWING DUST ADVISORY MEANS THAT BLOWING DUST WILL RESTRICT VISIBILITIES. TRAVELERS ARE URGED TO USE CAUTION WHEN DRIVING THROUGH THE COLUMBIA BASIN AND THE PALOUSE AS VISIBILITY CAN CHANGE RAPIDLY OVER SHORT DISTANCES.

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WWUS76 KOTX 111002
NPWOTX

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPOKANE WA
302 AM PDT SAT OCT 11 2014

...A BLOWING DUST ADVISORY HAS BEEN ISSUED FOR PORTIONS OF EASTERN WASHINGTON FOR LATE THIS MORNING THROUGH THIS EVENING...

A COLD FRONT WILL SWEEP THROUGH THE INLAND NORTHWEST THIS MORNING. SOUTHWEST TO WEST WINDS WILL INCREASE BEHIND THE FRONT. THE REGION HAS RECEIVED LITTLE TO NO PRECIPITATION OVER THE PAST SEVERAL WEEKS. VERY DRY SOIL CONDITIONS ACROSS THE COLUMBIA BASIN AND THE PALOUSE WILL RESULT IN BLOWING DUST.

WAZ033>035-044-111815- /O.NEW.KOTX.DU.Y.0001.141011T1800Z-141012T0300Z/ WASHINGTON PALOUSE-MOSES LAKE AREA-UPPER COLUMBIA BASIN- WATERVILLE PLATEAU- 302 AM PDT SAT OCT 11 2014

...BLOWING DUST ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO 8 PM PDT THIS EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SPOKANE HAS ISSUED A BLOWING DUST ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO 8 PM PDT THIS EVENING.

* WINDS...WEST 20 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.

* TIMING...MID TO LATE MORNING THROUGH THIS EVENING.

* IMPACTS...BLOWING DUST MAY REDUCE VISIBILITIES TO LESS THAN ONE MILE AT TIMES ACROSS PORTION OF THE COLUMBIA BASIN AND THE WASHINGTON PALOUSE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A BLOWING DUST ADVISORY MEANS THAT BLOWING DUST WILL RESTRICT VISIBILITIES. TRAVELERS ARE URGED TO USE CAUTION WHEN DRIVING THROUGH THE COLUMBIA BASIN AND THE PALOUSE AS VISIBILITY CAN CHANGE RAPIDLY OVER SHORT DISTANCES.

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