Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS La Crosse, WI

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LA CROSSE WI
749 PM CDT THU AUG 18 2016

IAZ029-030-WIZ053-055-061-190130-
FAYETTE-CLAYTON-RICHLAND-GRANT-VERNON-
749 PM CDT THU AUG 18 2016

...A LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL AFFECT SOUTHERN CLAYTON...
SOUTHEASTERN FAYETTE...EAST CENTRAL VERNON...GRANT AND RICHLAND
COUNTIES...

AT 747 PM CDT...RADAR INDICATED STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED
ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 8 MILES SOUTH OF HILLSBORO TO 8 MILES
SOUTH OF MUSCODA TO ARLINGTON. MOVEMENT WAS EAST AT 50 MPH.

WIND GUSTS OF 50 TO 55 MPH AND DIME SIZE HAIL ARE POSSIBLE WITH THESE
STORMS. WEAKER TREES AND LIMBS MAY SUFFER WIND DAMAGE.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
PLATTEVILLE...RICHLAND CENTER...LANCASTER...GUTTENBERG...ELKADER...
FENNIMORE...CUBA CITY...MUSCODA...STRAWBERRY POINT...HAZEL GREEN...
DICKEYVILLE...CASSVILLE...EDGEWOOD...GARNAVILLO...BLOOMINGTON...
ARLINGTON...VOLGA...GERMANTOWN...PRESTON AND GEORGETOWN.

TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS ALSO OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS...AND MAY
CAUSE LOCALIZED FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED
ROADWAYS.

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.

THESE STORMS 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.

LAT...LON 4264 9071 4268 9090 4265 9090 4264 9168
      4276 9187 4307 9056 4361 9048 4362 9031
      4355 9031 4355 9019 4317 9019 4321 9029
      4320 9043 4251 9043 4251 9064
TIME...MOT...LOC 0047Z 272DEG 42KT 4354 9035 4307 9042 4275 9163

$$

DAS



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