Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Des Moines, IA

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
1057 PM CDT TUE AUG 23 2016

IAZ070-071-081-240500-
CASS IA-ADAIR IA-ADAMS IA-
1057 PM CDT TUE AUG 23 2016

...STRONG WINDS AND HEAVY RAIN TO IMPACT CASS...ADAIR...AND
ADAM COUNTIES THROUGH MIDNIGHT...

AT 1055 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING STRONG THUNDERSTORMS
ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 6 MILES SOUTH OF WALNUT TO NEAR GRISWOLD
TO NEAR MACEDONIA. MOVEMENT WAS EAST AT 30 MPH.

WIND GUSTS OF 50 TO 55 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THESE STORMS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
ATLANTIC...GRISWOLD...LAKE ICARIA...ANITA...LEWIS...MASSENA...
CUMBERLAND...BRIDGEWATER...MARNE...WIOTA...CARBON...LAKE ICARIA STATE
PARK...LAKE ANITA STATE PARK...COLD SPRINGS STATE PARK...GRISWOLD
PARK...ATLANTIC MUNICIPAL AIRPORT AND ANITA MUNICIPAL 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.

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.

&&

LAT...LON 4147 9515 4142 9454 4110 9463 4094 9493
      4116 9493 4116 9516
TIME...MOT...LOC 0355Z 283DEG 27KT 4139 9519 4122 9523 4114 9538

$$

PODRAZIK



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