Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Des Moines, IA

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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Des Moines IA
500 AM CDT SAT SEP 16 2017

IAZ044-045-057-161100-
Audubon IA-Carroll IA-Crawford IA-
500 AM CDT SAT SEP 16 2017

...Strong Thunderstorms over West-Central Iowa...

At 458 AM CDT, Doppler radar was tracking strong thunderstorms along
a line extending from 7 miles north of Carroll to Irwin to near
Avoca. Movement was northeast at 20 mph.

Pea to dime size hail and wind gusts up to 50 mph will be possible
with these storms.

Locations impacted include...
Carroll, Audubon, Manning, Coon Rapids, Glidden, Exira, Manilla, Elk
Horn, Arcadia, Breda, Vail, Templeton, Kimballton, Westside, Dedham,
Halbur, Lidderdale, Brayton, Lanesboro and Willey.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Frequent cloud to ground lightning is occurring with these storms.
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 4221 9527 4221 9463 4186 9463 4186 9474
      4160 9474 4160 9470 4151 9470 4151 9504
      4160 9504 4160 9509 4186 9509 4186 9529
TIME...MOT...LOC 0958Z 243DEG 19KT 4218 9487 4178 9521 4144 9537

$$

MF


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