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NWS-Missoula issues warning for significant thunderstorm

National Weather Service-Missoula has issued a Significant Weather Advisory for southwestern Clearwater and northern Idaho counties until 5:15 p.m.

At 4:06 p.m., National Weather Service Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm near east Kamiah or five miles southwest of Kamiah moving north at 30 miles per hour.

Wind gusts up to 40 mph are expected with this storm, along with heavy rain, frequent dangerous lightning and pea size hail.

Locations near the path of the storm include: Orofino, Weippe, Pierce, Headquarters, Syringa, Pardee, Glenwood, Woodland, Greer, Mussellshell, Riverside, Ahsahka, Teakean, Jaype, Dent, Cardiff and Dworshak Reservoir.

If threatening weather approaches go indoors and stay away from windows. Those who are outside need to move to a well protected area.

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