SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY, CA (719 PM PDT THU MAY 9 2019) — The National Weather Service in Hanford CA has issued a Severe Thunderstorm Warning for Southeastern Mariposa County in central California Central Madera County in central California Northern Fresno County in central California until 745 PM PDT. At 718 PM PDT, a severe thunderstorm was located near Oakhurst, or 10 miles south of Yosemite South Entrance, moving south at around 15 mph. HAZARD: Quarter size hail. SOURCE: Radar indicated. Damage to vehicles is expected. Locations impacted include Oakhurst, Yosemite Lakes, Metcalf Gap, Coarsegold, Batterson, Bass Lake, Ahwahnee and Auberry. For your protection move to an interior room on the lowest floor of a building. Large hail and 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.