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PRELIMINARY LOCAL STORM REPORT...SUMMARY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
920 PM CST MON JAN 22 2018

..TIME...   ...EVENT...      ...CITY LOCATION...     ...LAT.LON...
..DATE...   ....MAG....      ..COUNTY LOCATION..ST.. ...SOURCE....
            ..REMARKS..

0812 PM     SNOW             CRYSTAL LAKE            43.22N 93.79W
01/22/2018  E1.5 INCH        HANCOCK            IA   LAW ENFORCEMENT

            SHERIFF ESTIMATES 1-2 TO INCHES. DIFFICULT
            MEASUREMENT DUE TO BLOWING SNOW.

0741 PM     SNOW             DENISON                 42.02N 95.35W
01/22/2018  E1.0 INCH        CRAWFORD           IA   PUBLIC

            VIA SOCIAL MEDIA.

0739 PM     SNOW             THOMPSON                43.37N 93.77W
01/22/2018  E7.0 INCH        WINNEBAGO          IA   LAW ENFORCEMENT

            OFFICER ESTIMATES RANGE OF 6 TO 8 INCHES IN
            THOMPSON.

0735 PM     SNOW             GRAFTON                 43.33N 93.06W
01/22/2018  M2.0 INCH        WORTH              IA   TRAINED SPOTTER

            ALSO REPORTED FREEZING DRIZZLE.

0734 PM     SNOW             AUDUBON                 41.72N 94.93W
01/22/2018  E1.0 INCH        AUDUBON            IA   PUBLIC

            VIA SOCIAL MEDIA.

0734 PM     SNOW             ROLFE                   42.81N 94.53W
01/22/2018  M1.5 INCH        POCAHONTAS         IA   TRAINED SPOTTER



0501 PM     BLIZZARD         3 NNW SCHALLER          42.53N 95.31W
01/22/2018                   SAC                IA   TRAINED SPOTTER

            LESS THAN A QUARTER MILE. WHITEOUT.

0458 PM     SNOW             3 NNW SCHALLER          42.53N 95.31W
01/22/2018  M5.0 INCH        SAC                IA   TRAINED SPOTTER

            OVER THE LAST 8 HOURS.

0435 PM     SNOW             ESTHERVILLE             43.40N 94.83W
01/22/2018  E11.0 INCH       EMMET              IA   PUBLIC

            VIA SOCIAL MEDIA.

0401 PM     BLIZZARD         1 WNW LAURENS           42.85N 94.86W
01/22/2018                   POCAHONTAS         IA   DEPT OF HIGHWAYS

            VISIBILITY HAS BEEN NEAR ZERO TO ZERO MUCH
            OF THE DAY ACROSS THE COUNTY AS VIEWED ON
            IOWA DOT PLOW CAMS.

0357 PM     BLIZZARD         1 NNE EARLY             42.47N 95.15W
01/22/2018                   SAC                IA   DEPT OF HIGHWAYS

            VISIBILITY HAS BEEN NEAR ZERO TO ZERO MUCH
            OF THE DAY ACROSS THE COUNTY AS VIEWED ON
            IOWA DOT PLOW CAMS.

0356 PM     BLIZZARD         ALGONA                  43.08N 94.23W
01/22/2018                   KOSSUTH            IA   DEPT OF HIGHWAYS

            VISIBILITY HAS BEEN NEAR ZERO TO ZERO MUCH
            OF THE DAY ACROSS THE COUNTY AS VIEWED ON
            IOWA DOT PLOW CAMS.

0355 PM     BLIZZARD         ESTHERVILLE             43.40N 94.83W
01/22/2018                   EMMET              IA   DEPT OF HIGHWAYS

            VISIBILITY HAS BEEN NEAR ZERO TO ZERO MUCH
            OF THE DAY ACROSS THE COUNTY AS VIEWED ON
            IOWA DOT PLOW CAMS.

0355 PM     BLIZZARD         EMMETSBURG              43.12N 94.68W
01/22/2018                   PALO ALTO          IA   DEPT OF HIGHWAYS

            VISIBILITY HAS BEEN NEAR ZERO TO ZERO MUCH
            OF THE DAY ACROSS THE COUNTY AS VIEWED ON
            IOWA DOT PLOW CAMS.

0354 PM     HEAVY RAIN       1 ENE WATERLOO          42.50N 92.33W
01/22/2018  M2.27 INCH       BLACK HAWK         IA   BROADCAST MEDIA

            STORM TOTAL RAINFALL.

0354 PM     SNOW             ESTHERVILLE             43.40N 94.84W
01/22/2018  E10.0 INCH       EMMET              IA   EMERGENCY MNGR



0344 PM     HEAVY RAIN       CEDAR FALLS             42.52N 92.45W
01/22/2018  M2.25 INCH       BLACK HAWK         IA   PUBLIC

            MEASURED IN SOUTHERN CEDAR FALLS. VIA SOCIAL
            MEDIA.

0320 PM     HEAVY SNOW       LAURENS                 42.85N 94.85W
01/22/2018  E4.0 INCH        POCAHONTAS         IA   PUBLIC

            REPORT VIA SOCIAL MEDIA.

0315 PM     HEAVY SNOW       ALGONA                  43.08N 94.23W
01/22/2018  E4.0 INCH        KOSSUTH            IA   EMERGENCY MNGR



0253 PM     SNOW             CLEAR LAKE              43.14N 93.37W
01/22/2018  E2.5 INCH        CERRO GORDO        IA   PUBLIC

            2 TO 3 INCHES. VIA SOCIAL MEDIA.

0250 PM     SNOW             SAC CITY                42.42N 95.00W
01/22/2018  E1.8 INCH        SAC                IA   PUBLIC

            VIA SOCIAL MEDIA.

0249 PM     SNOW             SCHALLER                42.50N 95.30W
01/22/2018  M3.0 INCH        SAC                IA   PUBLIC

            GLAZE OF SLEET/FREEZING RAIN BENEATH THE
            SNOW. REPORT VIA SOCIAL MEDIA.

0248 PM     SNOW             SCHALLER                42.50N 95.30W
01/22/2018  E3.0 INCH        SAC                IA   PUBLIC

            GLAZE OF ICE BENEATH THE SNOW. VIA SOCIAL
            MEDIA.

0238 PM     SNOW             4 NW WALL LAKE          42.31N 95.15W
01/22/2018  E3.0 INCH        SAC                IA   PUBLIC

            3 FOOT DRIFTS AT PRESENT LOCATION IN SOME
            DITCHES. NUMEROUS BOX TRAILER SEMIS IN
            DITCHES EARLIER ALONG HIGHWAY 39 NORTH OF
            DENSION. VIA SOCIAL MEDIA.

0237 PM     SNOW             EARLY                   42.46N 95.15W
01/22/2018  E2.0 INCH        SAC                IA   PUBLIC

            VIA SOCIAL MEDIA.

0233 PM     HEAVY RAIN       1 NNW DES MOINES        41.59N 93.63W
01/22/2018  M1.05 INCH       POLK               IA   BROADCAST MEDIA



0158 PM     SNOW             MASON CITY              43.15N 93.20W
01/22/2018  E1.5 INCH        CERRO GORDO        IA   BROADCAST MEDIA

            TOTAL AS OF ABOUT 12:30PM.

1130 AM     SNOW             MASON CITY              43.15N 93.20W
01/22/2018  E1.0 INCH        CERRO GORDO        IA   PUBLIC

            1 INCH IN THE PAST 30 MINUTES. PUBLIC REPORT
            FROM SOCIAL MEDIA.

1122 AM     SNOW             ALGONA                  43.07N 94.23W
01/22/2018  M2.5 INCH        KOSSUTH            IA   EMERGENCY MNGR

            2.5 INCHES - SO FAR. ROADS EXTREMELY SLICK
            ACROSS THE REGION. TRAVEL NOT ADVISED.

1100 AM     SNOW             ESTHERVILLE             43.40N 94.83W
01/22/2018  E7.0 INCH        EMMET              IA   PUBLIC

            RELAYED VIA SOCIAL MEDIA.

1041 AM     SNOW             DELOIT                  42.10N 95.32W
01/22/2018  E2.0 INCH        CRAWFORD           IA   PUBLIC

            RELAYED VIA SOCIAL MEDIA.

1002 AM     SNOW             1 NE MASON CITY         43.16N 93.19W
01/22/2018  E0.5 INCH        CERRO GORDO        IA   PUBLIC

            MIX OF SLEET/SNOW/LIGHT FREEZING RAIN. 0.5
            INCH OF SLUSH ON ROADS.

0935 AM     HEAVY SNOW       ESTHERVILLE             43.40N 94.83W
01/22/2018  M6.0 INCH        EMMET              IA   EMERGENCY MNGR

            COUNTY EM REPORTED 6 INCHES OF SNOW, AND
            CONTINUING TO FALL.

0720 AM     HAIL             3 ESE GRANGER           41.74N 93.77W
01/22/2018  E0.25 INCH       POLK               IA   NWS EMPLOYEE

            HEAVY RAIN/NEAR 0 VISIBILITY WITH PEA SIZED
            HAIL COVERING THE ROAD. LASTED ABOUT 5
            MINUTES.


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