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Special Statement

Statement as of 9:59 AM PDT on July 04, 2015

Expires 9:00 PM EDT on July 04, 2015


... Thunderstorms today near the crest from around Lassen park
southward...

Thunderstorms are expected to develop again today over the higher
elevations of the Sierra Nevada and Lassen park area.

People enjoying the outdoors this Fourth of July will need to be
alert if thunderstorms approach. Boaters should seek the shelter
of safe Harbor. If camping in low lying spots near creeks and
rivers people should be ready to move to higher ground should
heavy rain develop and a storm lingers over your location for an
extended period of time.

After 6 PM this evening most of the activity is expected to start
to drift to the east side of the crest and the threat level will
be reduced.

Monitor NOAA Weather Radio or your favorite media outlet for
any updates throughout the afternoon.


Rb


959 am PDT Sat Jul 4 2015

... Thunderstorms today near the crest from around Lassen park
southward...

Thunderstorms are expected to develop again today over the higher
elevations of the Sierra Nevada and Lassen park area.

People enjoying the outdoors this Fourth of July will need to be
alert if thunderstorms approach. Boaters should seek the shelter
of safe Harbor. If camping in low lying spots near creeks and
rivers people should be ready to move to higher ground should
heavy rain develop and a storm lingers over your location for an
extended period of time.

After 6 PM this evening most of the activity is expected to start
to drift to the east side of the crest and the threat level will
be reduced.

Monitor NOAA Weather Radio or your favorite media outlet for
any updates throughout the afternoon.


Rb

959 am PDT Sat Jul 4 2015

... Thunderstorms today near the crest from around Lassen park
southward...

Thunderstorms are expected to develop again today over the higher
elevations of the Sierra Nevada and Lassen park area.

People enjoying the outdoors this Fourth of July will need to be
alert if thunderstorms approach. Boaters should seek the shelter
of safe Harbor. If camping in low lying spots near creeks and
rivers people should be ready to move to higher ground should
heavy rain develop and a storm lingers over your location for an
extended period of time.

After 6 PM this evening most of the activity is expected to start
to drift to the east side of the crest and the threat level will
be reduced.

Monitor NOAA Weather Radio or your favorite media outlet for
any updates throughout the afternoon.


Rb


Local Storm Report



07/04/2015 1120 am

Truckee, Nevada County.

Hail e0.25 inch, reported by co-op observer.


            Cooperative weather observer reported very heavy rainfall
            and small hail. Observer also reported frequent and
            dangerous cloud to ground lightning.




07/04/2015 1120 am

Truckee, Nevada County.

Hail e0.25 inch, reported by co-op observer.


            Cooperative weather observer reported very heavy rainfall
            and small hail. Observer also reported frequent and
            dangerous cloud to ground lightning.




07/03/2015 0305 PM

2 miles W of Verdi, Sierra County.

Heavy rain m1.06 inch, reported by co-op observer.


            Cooperative weather observer in Verdi reported 1.06
            inches of rainfall in 35 minutes.





07/03/2015 0305 PM

2 miles W of Verdi, Sierra County.

Heavy rain m1.06 inch, reported by co-op observer.


            Cooperative weather observer in Verdi reported 1.06
            inches of rainfall in 35 minutes.





07/03/2015 0140 PM

Sierraville, Sierra County.

Wildfire, reported by law enforcement.


            Sierra County Sheriffs Office reported numerous calls for
            lightning strikes and potential wildfires.




07/03/2015 0140 PM

Sierraville, Sierra County.

Wildfire, reported by law enforcement.


            Sierra County Sheriffs Office reported numerous calls for
            lightning strikes and potential wildfires.




07/02/2015 0809 PM

Sattley, Sierra County.

Heavy rain m0.91 inch, reported by trained spotter.


            Rain total since 7 PM with very frequent lightning.
            Lighter rain currently falling.




07/02/2015 0811 PM

1 miles SW of Sierraville, Sierra County.

Heavy rain m0.75 inch, reported by mesonet.


            1 hour rainfall total at cwop site.




07/02/2015 0809 PM

Sattley, Sierra County.

Heavy rain m0.91 inch, reported by trained spotter.


            Rain total since 7 PM with very frequent lightning.
            Lighter rain currently falling.




07/02/2015 0811 PM

1 miles SW of Sierraville, Sierra County.

Heavy rain m0.75 inch, reported by mesonet.


            1 hour rainfall total at cwop site.


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