Mono Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Special Statement
Issued: 11:31 AM PDT Jul. 20, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Scattered thunderstorms developing this afternoon...

Thunderstorms are developing early this afternoon in Mono, Mineral
and southern Lyon counties. Storms are expected to become stronger
through the afternoon and spread north towards I-80.

Nickel size hail, frequent lightning, and wind gusts up to 50 mph
will be possible with these storms. Localized flash flooding will
also be possible, especially in steep terrain and over wildfire burn
scars.

Locations impacted include...
Mammoth Lakes, Bodie, Chalfant, Crowley Lake, Sonora pass, Benton,
June Lake, Bridgeport, Lee Vining, Twin Lakes, Toms Place, Mono Lake,
Coleville, Topaz Lake, Hawthorne, Yerington, Wellington, Tioga Pass,
Smith and Oasis.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

During a thunderstorm, seek shelter inside a sturdy structure and
stay away from windows. Lightning can strike 10 miles away from a
thunderstorm. Hikers and campers should seek shelter in a vehicle if
possible.



Lat... Lon 3748 11885 3759 11903 3774 11913 3771 11923
      3775 11926 3779 11920 3788 11920 3795 11932
      3804 11931 3820 11963 3845 11968 3873 11999
      3909 11911 3810 11811 3789 11835 3789 11842
      3747 11783 3746 11784
time... Mot... loc 1824z 240deg 0kt 3887 11906


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1131 am PDT Fri Jul 20 2018

... Scattered thunderstorms developing this afternoon...

Thunderstorms are developing early this afternoon in Mono, Mineral
and southern Lyon counties. Storms are expected to become stronger
through the afternoon and spread north towards I-80.

Nickel size hail, frequent lightning, and wind gusts up to 50 mph
will be possible with these storms. Localized flash flooding will
also be possible, especially in steep terrain and over wildfire burn
scars.

Locations impacted include...
Mammoth Lakes, Bodie, Chalfant, Crowley Lake, Sonora pass, Benton,
June Lake, Bridgeport, Lee Vining, Twin Lakes, Toms Place, Mono Lake,
Coleville, Topaz Lake, Hawthorne, Yerington, Wellington, Tioga Pass,
Smith and Oasis.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

During a thunderstorm, seek shelter inside a sturdy structure and
stay away from windows. Lightning can strike 10 miles away from a
thunderstorm. Hikers and campers should seek shelter in a vehicle if
possible.



Lat... Lon 3748 11885 3759 11903 3774 11913 3771 11923
      3775 11926 3779 11920 3788 11920 3795 11932
      3804 11931 3820 11963 3845 11968 3873 11999
      3909 11911 3810 11811 3789 11835 3789 11842
      3747 11783 3746 11784
time... Mot... loc 1824z 240deg 0kt 3887 11906


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