Special Weather Statement
1016 AM CDT FRI AUG 3 2018
…A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL AFFECT NORTHEASTERN PIERCE…
SOUTHWESTERN DUNN AND SOUTHEASTERN ST. CROIX COUNTIES…
At 1016 AM CDT, a strong thunderstorm was located near Elmwood, or 15
miles west of Menomonie, moving southeast at 40 mph.
Winds in excess of 30 mph and nickel size hail are possible with this
Locations impacted include…
Elmwood, Eau Galle, Weston and Downsville.
Torrential rainfall is also occurring with this storm, and may cause
localized flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded
Frequent cloud to ground lightning is occurring with this storm.
Lightning can strike 10 miles away from a thunderstorm. Seek a safe
shelter inside a building or vehicle.
LAT…LON 4468 9200 4468 9203 4486 9234 4492 9223
TIME…MOT…LOC 1516Z 299DEG 33KT 4486 9222