Weather Alerts for El Paso

Issued by the National Weather Service

Special Weather Statement  SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT   Special Weather Statement
EL PASO

Areas Affected:
Colorado Springs Vicinity, Southern El Paso County, Rampart Range Below 7400 Ft - Northern El Paso County, Monument Ridge, Rampart Range Below 7500 Ft
Effective: Sun, 6/25 7:27pm Updated: Sun, 6/25 7:47pm Urgency: Expected
Expires: Sun, 6/25 10:00pm Severity: Minor Certainty: Observed

 
Details:
...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR CENTRAL EL PASO COUNTY UNTIL 800
PM MDT...
At 727 PM MDT, trained weather spotters reported a strong
thunderstorm near Schriever AFB, or 13 miles east of Colorado
Springs, moving southeast at 30 mph.
Nickel size hail will be possible with this storm.
Locations impacted include...
Southeastern Colorado Springs, Hanover, Ellicott, Schriever AFB,
Peterson AFB, Falcon and Cimarron Hills.

Information:
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.