Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Des Moines, IA

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
458 PM CDT SUN JUN 28 2015

IAZ075-086-282300-
MAHASKA IA-WAPELLO IA-
458 PM CDT SUN JUN 28 2015

...HAIL AND FUNNEL CLOUDS POSSIBLE...

AT 456 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM 5
MILES NORTHEAST OF OTTUMWA INDUSTRIAL AIRPORT...OR 10 MILES NORTH OF
OTTUMWA...MOVING SOUTH AT 25 MPH. AT 452 PM...A TRAINED SPOTTER
REPORTED A FUNNEL CLOUD 6 MILES WEST OF FREMONT. ADDITIONAL FUNNEL
CLOUDS ARE POSSIBLE WITH THIS STORM.

DIME SIZE HAIL AND WINDS IN EXCESS OF 40 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH
THIS STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
OTTUMWA...OTTUMWA INDUSTRIAL AIRPORT...ELDON...FREMONT...AGENCY...
KIRKVILLE AND OSKALOOSA MUNICIPAL AIRPORT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS ALSO OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM...AND MAY LEAD
TO FLASH FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED
ROADWAYS.

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

THIS STORM 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.

&&

LAT...LON 4090 9245 4124 9253 4125 9241 4116 9241
      4116 9218 4090 9218
TIME...MOT...LOC 2156Z 348DEG 21KT 4118 9241

$$

PODRAZIK



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