Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Issued by NWS La Crosse, WI

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Severe Thunderstorm Warning
National Weather Service La Crosse WI
457 PM CDT WED JUL 19 2017

The National Weather Service in La Crosse has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for...
  Howard County in northeastern Iowa...
  Western Winneshiek County in northeastern Iowa...
  Chickasaw County in northeastern Iowa...

* Until 600 PM CDT

* At 455 PM CDT, severe thunderstorms were located along a line
  extending from near Lyle to near Osage to near Rockwell, moving
  east at 65 mph.

  HAZARD...70 mph wind gusts.

  SOURCE...Law enforcement. These storms have a history of 55 to 65 mph
           winds. A measured wind gust of 65 mph was reported 2 miles north
           of Charles City.

  IMPACT...Expect considerable tree damage. Damage is likely to
           mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings.

* Severe thunderstorms will be near...
  Riceville around 510 PM CDT.
  Lime Springs around 520 PM CDT.
  Nashua around 525 PM CDT.
  Cresco around 530 PM CDT.
  New Hampton around 535 PM CDT.
  Fredericksburg and Lawler around 540 PM CDT.

Other locations impacted by these severe thunderstorms include
Chickasaw, Alta Vista, Chester, North Washington and Bassett.


This is a DANGEROUS SITUATION. These storms are producing widespread
wind damage. SEEK SHELTER NOW inside a sturdy structure and stay away
from windows!

Intense thunderstorm lines can produce brief tornadoes and widespread
significant wind damage. Although a tornado is not immediately
likely, it is best to move to an interior room on the lowest floor of
a building. These storms may cause serious injury and significant
property damage.


LAT...LON 4350 9255 4350 9174 4308 9206 4308 9208
      4291 9208 4291 9255
TIME...MOT...LOC 2155Z 270DEG 56KT 4350 9286 4331 9288 4299 9314



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