Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Des Moines, IA

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
947 PM CDT SUN AUG 24 2014

IAZ033-044-250315-
CRAWFORD IA-SAC IA-
947 PM CDT SUN AUG 24 2014

...HEAVY RAIN AND SMALL HAIL...

AT 945 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM 8
MILES SOUTHWEST OF ODEBOLT...OR 11 MILES SOUTHEAST OF IDA GROVE...
MOVING NORTHEAST AT 45 MPH.

HALF INCH HAIL AND WINDS IN EXCESS OF 40 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH
THIS STORM.

A QUICK ONE TO NEAR TWO INCHES OF RAIN WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THIS
STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
LAKE VIEW...ODEBOLT...BLACK HAWK LAKE...WALL LAKE...EARLY...KIRON...
BLACKHAWK LAKE STATE PARK AND WALL LAKE 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.

&&

LAT...LON 4221 9532 4236 9532 4250 9516 4232 9494
      4212 9533 4221 9545
TIME...MOT...LOC 0245Z 227DEG 38KT 4220 9534

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PODRAZIK



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