Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Des Moines, IA

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
408 AM CDT WED MAY 25 2016

IAZ059-060-071>074-082>085-093>095-251000-
MADISON IA-UNION IA-LUCAS IA-POLK IA-WAYNE IA-MARION IA-ADAIR IA-
CLARKE IA-RINGGOLD IA-MONROE IA-DECATUR IA-WARREN IA-DALLAS IA-
408 AM CDT WED MAY 25 2016

...THUNDERSTORMS WITH GUSTY WINDS AND SMALL HAIL MOVING NORTHEAST...

AT 406 AM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A LINE OF STRONG
THUNDERSTORMS ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 6 MILES WEST OF WINTERSET
TO 10 MILES NORTHEAST OF OSCEOLA TO 7 MILES SOUTH OF CHARITON...AND
MOVING NORTHEAST AT 35 MPH.

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

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
DES MOINES...WEST DES MOINES...URBANDALE...JOHNSTON...CLIVE...
INDIANOLA...WAUKEE...NORWALK...PLEASANT HILL...GRIMES...CRESTON...
KNOXVILLE...WINTERSET...OSCEOLA...CHARITON...LEON...
WINDSOR HEIGHTS...CARLISLE...LAMONI AND PLEASANTVILLE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS.
LIGHTNING CAN STRIKE 15 MILES AWAY FROM A THUNDERSTORM. SEEK A SAFE
SHELTER INSIDE A BUILDING OR VEHICLE.

&&

LAT...LON 4065 9407 4101 9447 4110 9447 4171 9384
      4156 9333 4151 9333 4151 9322 4116 9292
      4058 9355 4058 9381
TIME...MOT...LOC 0906Z 214DEG 38KT 4136 9413 4112 9361 4092 9326

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