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Severe Thunderstorm Warning issued July 30 at 7:42PM MDT until July 30 at 8:45PM MDT by NWS Billings MT

Posted at 7:42 PM, Jul 30, 2019
and last updated 2019-07-30 21:42:00-04

The National Weather Service in Billings has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for…
Central Custer County in southeastern Montana…

* Until 845 PM MDT.

* At 741 PM MDT, a severe thunderstorm was located 18 miles east of
Miles City, moving southeast at 15 mph.

HAZARD…60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail.

SOURCE…Radar indicated.

IMPACT…Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage
to roofs, siding, and trees.

* Locations impacted include…
Mizpah, Locate and Knowlton.
For your protection move to an interior room on the lowest floor of a
building.

Large hail, damaging winds, and 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.