Galiuro and Pinaleno Mountains including Mount Graham Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Statement as of 5:03 PM MDT on August 01, 2014

The National Weather Service in Tucson has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for... extreme east central Graham County in Southeast Arizona... southeastern Greenlee County in Southeast Arizona...

* until 545 PM MST

* at 500 PM MST...National Weather Service Doppler radar indicated a severe thunderstorm capable of producing damaging winds in excess of 60 mph. This storm was located near Duncan...or 35 miles east of Safford...and moving southwest at 5 mph.

* The severe thunderstorm will otherwise remain over mainly rural areas of the indicated counties.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Seek shelter indoors. Expect damaging winds in excess of 60 mph... large hail...frequent lightning...and heavy rain with this storm.

Lat...Lon 3255 10915 3288 10932 3292 10915 3278 10903 3264 10904 time...Mot...loc 0003z 054deg 3kt 3272 10912

435 PM MST Fri Aug 1 2014

The National Weather Service in Phoenix has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for... south central Gila County in east central Arizona... extreme east central Maricopa County in south central Arizona... north central Pinal County in south central Arizona...

* until 530 PM MST

* at 430 PM MST...National Weather Service meteorologists detected a severe thunderstorm capable of producing dime size hail...and damaging winds in excess of 60 mph. This storm was located 6 miles northwest of Claypool...or 10 miles northwest of Globe. This storm was nearly stationary.

* Other locations in the warning include but are not limited to Miami...Claypool...State Route 88 out of Globe and Claypool northward towards Roosevelt...

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

In addition to damaging winds...frequent deadly lightning is occurring. Get to shelter inside of a sturdy building. Remember...if you can hear thunder...you are close enough to be struck by lightning.

Lat...Lon 3344 11080 3328 11085 3339 11114 3360 11098 3355 11081 time...Mot...loc 2334z 245deg 1kt 3347 11092

Areal Flood Advisory
Statement as of 4:58 PM MDT on August 01, 2014

The National Weather Service in Tucson has issued an

* Urban and Small Stream Flood Advisory for... southeastern Graham County in Southeast Arizona... southern Greenlee County in Southeast Arizona...

* until 700 PM MST

* at 455 PM MST an area of strong thunderstorms was generating locally heavy rain across southern Greenlee County...including about 1/2 inch in Duncan in about 20 minutes. Rainfall amounts near 1 inch will cause localized flooding issues.

This includes Duncan...Guthrie...Franklin...as well as areas around highways 75 and 70.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause elevated levels in washes and streams...and ponding of water in urban areas... highways...streets and underpasses as well as other poor drainage areas and low lying spots.

Lat...Lon 3299 10944 3309 10906 3244 10906 3245 10929

Special Statement
Statement as of 5:15 PM MDT on August 01, 2014

...Significant weather advisory for eastern Pinal County until 600 PM MST...

At 512 PM MST...National Weather Service Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm near Mammoth...or 28 miles northeast of Oro Valley. This storm was nearly stationary.

Wind gusts up to 45 mph are expected with this storm...along with heavy rain and frequent dangerous lightning.

Areas affected by this storm include...Mammoth and Aravaipa creek preserve.

Lat...Lon 3265 11084 3289 11075 3278 11049 3261 11056 time...Mot...loc 0015z 108deg 2kt 3272 11063

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