Severe Thunderstorm Warning
9:27 PM MDT
National Weather Service
... A Severe Thunderstorm Warning remains in effect until 1000 PM MDT
for southeastern Kit Carson County...
At 927 PM MDT... a severe thunderstorm was located over Burlington...
moving south at 25 mph.
Hazard... 70 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail.
Source... radar indicated.
Impact... hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect considerable
tree damage. Wind damage is also likely to Mobile homes...
roofs... and outbuildings.
Locations impacted include...
Those attending the Kit Carson County fair are in the path of this
storm and should prepare for imminent dangerous weather conditions.
Seek shelter now!
This includes the following highways...
Interstate 70 in Colorado between mile markers 432 and 449.
Highway 385 between mile markers 176 and 195.
For your protection move to an interior room on the lowest floor of a
Continuous cloud to ground lightning is occurring with this storm.
Move indoors immediately. Lightning is one of nature's leading
killers. Remember... if you can hear thunder... you are close enough to
be struck by lightning.
Torrential rainfall is occurring with this storm... and may lead to
flash flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded roadways.
Lat... Lon 3940 10238 3942 10206 3913 10205 3913 10239
time... Mot... loc 0327z 356deg 20kt 3931 10226