Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Des Moines, IA

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
1217 AM CDT THU MAY 26 2016

IAZ081>083-092>094-260615-
TAYLOR IA-DECATUR IA-UNION IA-RINGGOLD IA-ADAMS IA-CLARKE IA-
1217 AM CDT THU MAY 26 2016

...STRONG STORMS MAY IMPACTING SOUTHWESTERN IOWA MAY PRODUCE
DIME TO NICKEL SIZE HAIL...

AT 1216 AM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A LINE OF STRONG
THUNDERSTORMS ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 3 MILES SOUTHWEST OF
VILLISCA TO NEAR ATHELSTAN...AND MOVING NORTHEAST AT 30 MPH.

NICKEL SIZE HAIL AND WINDS IN EXCESS OF 40 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH
THESE STORMS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
CRESTON...LEON...MOUNT AYR...CORNING...BEDFORD...LAMONI...LENOX...
SUN VALLEY LAKE...LAKE ICARIA...GREEN VALLEY LAKE...AFTON...
NEW MARKET...CLEARFIELD...DIAGONAL...KELLERTON...PRESCOTT...
GRAND RIVER...VAN WERT...GARDEN GROVE AND DAVIS CITY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

THESE STORMS MAY INTENSIFY...SO BE CERTAIN TO MONITOR LOCAL RADIO AND
TV STATIONS...AS WELL AS LOCAL CABLE TV OUTLETS...FOR ADDITIONAL
INFORMATION AND POSSIBLE WARNINGS FROM THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE.

TO REPORT SEVERE WEATHER...CONTACT YOUR NEAREST LAW ENFORCEMENT
AGENCY. THEY WILL RELAY YOUR REPORT TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE
OFFICE IN DES MOINES .

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LAT...LON 4058 9492 4093 9493 4116 9460 4116 9450
      4087 9356 4086 9356 4058 9385
TIME...MOT...LOC 0516Z 232DEG 34KT 4089 9503 4061 9455

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