Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Des Moines, IA

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
502 PM CDT WED AUG 24 2016

IAZ071-072-242245-
MADISON IA-ADAIR IA-
502 PM CDT WED AUG 24 2016

...RAPIDLY INTENSIFYING STORM MAY PRODUCE UP TO DIME SIZE HAIL
AND HEAVY DOWNPOURS...

AT 502 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING STRONG THUNDERSTORMS ALONG
A LINE EXTENDING FROM NEAR GREENFIELD TO 6 MILES SOUTHWEST OF
WINTERSET. MOVEMENT WAS NORTHEAST AT 35 MPH.

DIME SIZE HAIL WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THESE STORMS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
WEST DES MOINES...WINTERSET...EARLHAM...ORIENT...PATTERSON...
MACKSBURG...BADGER CREEK STATE PARK AND WINTERSET-MADISON COUNTY
AIRPORT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

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 4116 9451 4150 9418 4151 9379 4139 9379
      4116 9401
TIME...MOT...LOC 2202Z 232DEG 30KT 4126 9438 4126 9407

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