Special Weather Statement issued July 30 at 5:23PM MDT by NWS Glasgow MT

Posted at 5:23 PM, Jul 30, 2019
and last updated 2019-07-30 19:23:00-04

At 523 PM MDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm near
Nelson Creek Rec Area, or 31 miles west of Circle, moving northeast
at 15 mph.

Nickel size hail and wind gusts up to 50 mph will be possible with
this storm.

Locations impacted include…
Circle, Vida, Nelson Creek Rec Area and Weldon.
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.

This storm may intensify, so be certain to monitor local radio
stations and available television stations for additional information
and possible warnings from the National Weather Service.