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PRELIMINARY LOCAL STORM REPORT...SUMMARY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
929 PM CDT WED MAY 17 2017

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

0618 PM     TSTM WND DMG     2 N WATERLOO            42.51N 92.35W
05/17/2017                   BLACK HAWK         IA   EMERGENCY MNGR

            ESTIMATED 6 INCH DIAMETER LIMB DOWN PINNING
            PEOPLE IN A CAR. NUMEROUS LOCATIONS IN NORTH
            WATERLOO WITH SMALLER LIMBS DOWN ON STREETS
            AND CARS.

0608 PM     TSTM WND DMG     APLINGTON               42.59N 92.88W
05/17/2017                   BUTLER             IA   TRAINED SPOTTER

            4 INCH DIAMETER LIMB DOWN ALONG WITH
            NUMEROUS SMALLER BRANCHES IN APPLINGTON.

0600 PM     TSTM WND GST     PLAINFIELD              42.85N 92.54W
05/17/2017  M65 MPH          BREMER             IA   MESONET

            RWIS STATION.

0553 PM     TSTM WND GST     WATERLOO REGIONAL AIRPO 42.56N 92.40W
05/17/2017  M70 MPH          BLACK HAWK         IA   ASOS

            AT WATERLOO AIRPORT.

0553 PM     TSTM WND GST     PARKERSBURG             42.57N 92.78W
05/17/2017  E70 MPH          BUTLER             IA   AMATEUR RADIO



0553 PM     TSTM WND DMG     2 E APLINGTON           42.58N 92.84W
05/17/2017                   BUTLER             IA   AMATEUR RADIO

            SEVERAL POWER POLES/LINES DOWN BETWEEN
            PARKERSBURG AND APLINGTON ON HIGHWAY 57.

0553 PM     TSTM WND DMG     PARKERSBURG             42.58N 92.78W
05/17/2017                   BUTLER             IA   CO-OP OBSERVER

            VERY HIGH WINDS ESTIMATED AT OVER 70 MPH.
            POWER OUT IN PARKERSBURG. SEMI OVERTURNED ON
            HIGHWAY 57 RESULTING IN ONE FATALITY.
            NUMEROUS TREE LIMBS DOWN ON ROADS. 3 FOOT
            DIAMETER TREE DOWN IN PARKERSBURG.

0550 PM     TSTM WND GST     1 E CEDAR FALLS         42.52N 92.44W
05/17/2017  E50 MPH          BLACK HAWK         IA   TRAINED SPOTTER

            SMALL BRANCHES DOWN. HEAVY RAINFALL.

0549 PM     HAIL             ELDON                   40.92N 92.22W
05/17/2017  E1.00 INCH       WAPELLO            IA   FIRE DEPT/RESCUE

            LOCAL FIRE DEPARTMENT ESTIMATED HAIL NICKEL
            TO QUARTER IN SIZE.

0547 PM     TSTM WND GST     ALLISON                 42.75N 92.80W
05/17/2017  E70 MPH          BUTLER             IA   EMERGENCY MNGR

            ESTIMATED 70+ MPH WINDS IN ALLISON. TREE
            DAMAGE, EXTENT UNKNOWN.

0547 PM     TSTM WND GST     1 SSE CEDAR FALLS       42.50N 92.44W
05/17/2017  E70 MPH          BLACK HAWK         IA   PUBLIC

            ESTIMATED AT LEAST 70 MPH.

0543 PM     TSTM WND DMG     5 SSE DUMONT            42.69N 92.94W
05/17/2017                   BUTLER             IA   TRAINED SPOTTER

            60+ MPH WIND WITH FASCIA DAMAGE TO HOUSE.
            LARGE TREES BENT OVER IN WIND.

0538 PM     TSTM WND DMG     4 E REINBECK            42.33N 92.51W
05/17/2017                   BLACK HAWK         IA   DEPT OF HIGHWAYS

            IDOT REPORTED TREE ACROSS IA-175 BLOCKING
            ROAD EAST OF REINBECK BETWEEN T69 AND D46.
            TIME ESTIMATED BY RADAR. DELAYED REPORT.

0525 PM     TSTM WND GST     2 SSW GRINNELL          41.71N 92.74W
05/17/2017  M68 MPH          POWESHIEK          IA   AWOS



0519 PM     TSTM WND GST     MARSHALLTOWN            42.04N 92.91W
05/17/2017  M59 MPH          MARSHALL           IA   PUBLIC

            MEASURED AT RWIS STATION ON HIGHWAY 30.

0514 PM     TSTM WND DMG     1 ESE ALBION            42.11N 92.97W
05/17/2017                   MARSHALL           IA   TRAINED SPOTTER

            DOORS BLOWN OFF MACHINE SHED. LARGE BRANCHES
            DOWN.

0513 PM     TSTM WND GST     MARSHALLTOWN            42.04N 92.91W
05/17/2017  M59 MPH          MARSHALL           IA   MESONET

            RWIS STATION ON US 30.

0512 PM     TSTM WND GST     4 E ALBION              42.11N 92.92W
05/17/2017  M69 MPH          MARSHALL           IA   ASOS

            MARSHALLTOWN AIRPORT.

0511 PM     TSTM WND GST     1 E MARSHALLTOWN        42.04N 92.90W
05/17/2017  E60 MPH          MARSHALL           IA   TRAINED SPOTTER



0508 PM     TSTM WND DMG     MARSHALLTOWN            42.04N 92.91W
05/17/2017                   MARSHALL           IA   PUBLIC

            SEVERAL LARGE TREES DOWN.

0506 PM     TSTM WND DMG     MARSHALLTOWN            42.04N 92.91W
05/17/2017                   MARSHALL           IA   EMERGENCY MNGR

            TREE ON A PROPANE TANK NEAR LISCOMB ON OAKS
            AVENUE, MANY TREES AND POWER LINES DOWN IN
            MARSHALLTOWN, TRAFFIC LIGHTS DOWN IN
            MARSHALLTOWN, BARN DOWN AT 1749 PRAIRIE
            AVENUE.

0501 PM     TSTM WND GST     PELLA                   41.41N 92.92W
05/17/2017  M57 MPH          MARION             IA   MESONET

            RWIS STATION AT IA 163.

0500 PM     LIGHTNING        ROLAND                  42.17N 93.50W
05/17/2017                   STORY              IA   TRAINED SPOTTER

            LIGHTNING STIRKE. TREE HIT AND FELL ON
            HOUSE. DAMAGE TO HOME.

0500 PM     TSTM WND GST     FORT DODGE              42.51N 94.18W
05/17/2017  M59 MPH          WEBSTER            IA   MESONET

            RWIS STATION AT FORT DODGE US 20.

0500 PM     TSTM WND DMG     NAPIER                  41.98N 93.72W
05/17/2017                   BOONE              IA   EMERGENCY MNGR

            MULTIPLE FARMSTEADS WITH ROOF DAMAGE FROM
            WIND. MORE INFO COMING.

0453 PM     TSTM WND DMG     1 ENE CEDAR FALLS       42.52N 92.44W
05/17/2017                   BLACK HAWK         IA   PUBLIC

            TREE FELL ON HOUSE. TIME ESTIMATED BY RADAR.

0451 PM     TSTM WND GST     PELLA                   41.41N 92.92W
05/17/2017  M65 MPH          MARION             IA   MESONET

            RWIS STATION ON IA 163.

0450 PM     TSTM WND GST     3 NNW MOORLAND          42.48N 94.30W
05/17/2017  E50 MPH          WEBSTER            IA   TRAINED SPOTTER



0444 PM     TSTM WND DMG     2 NNW AMES              42.05N 93.64W
05/17/2017                   STORY              IA   TRAINED SPOTTER

            STRONG WINDS ( NO ESTIMATE ) ... DUMPSTERS
            KNOCKED OVER.

0440 PM     TSTM WND GST     1 NE COLFAX             41.68N 93.23W
05/17/2017  E60 MPH          JASPER             IA   TRAINED SPOTTER

            STRONG WINDS. HEAVY RAIN APPROACHING.

0439 PM     TSTM WND GST     5 W MONROE              41.52N 93.20W
05/17/2017  E70 MPH          JASPER             IA   PUBLIC



0438 PM     TSTM WND GST     2 ESE FARNHAMVILLE      42.27N 94.38W
05/17/2017  E50 MPH          WEBSTER            IA   TRAINED SPOTTER



0436 PM     TSTM WND DMG     1 W GRIMES              41.69N 93.82W
05/17/2017                   DALLAS             IA   PUBLIC

            REPORT OF POWER LINES DOWN NEAR DALLAS
            CENTER-GRIMES HIGH SCHOOL.

0436 PM     TSTM WND DMG     DES MOINES              41.58N 93.62W
05/17/2017                   POLK               IA   EMERGENCY MNGR

            DOZENS OF REPORTS OF WIRES DOWN, TREES DOWN,
            POWER OUTAGES DUE TO TRANSFORMER DAMAGE, AND
            MOTOR VEHICLE CRASHES SUSPECTED TO BE STORM
            RELATED. METRO-WIDE REPORTS TOO NUMEROUS TO
            REPORT.

0436 PM     TSTM WND GST     2 S PLEASANTVILLE       41.35N 93.26W
05/17/2017  M60 MPH          MARION             IA   EMERGENCY MNGR

            REPORTED AT HIGHWAY 5 AND HIGHWAY 92,.

0430 PM     TSTM WND DMG     DALLAS CENTER           41.69N 93.98W
05/17/2017                   DALLAS             IA   EMERGENCY MNGR

            POWER LINES DOWN BETWEEN DALLAS CENTER AND
            GRIMES. DALLAS CENTER IS WITHOUT POWER.

0430 PM     TSTM WND GST     ALTOONA                 41.66N 93.48W
05/17/2017  M58 MPH          POLK               IA   MESONET

            RWIS STATION AT I80 AND US 65.

0430 PM     TSTM WND GST     1 NW ALTOONA            41.66N 93.49W
05/17/2017  M58 MPH          POLK               IA   MESONET

            RWIS MEASUREMENT NEAR I-80/HWY 65.

0429 PM     HAIL             ALBIA                   41.03N 92.80W
05/17/2017  M1.00 INCH       MONROE             IA   TRAINED SPOTTER

            FIRE CHIEF REPORTED QUARTER SIZED HAIL IN
            ALBIA.

0428 PM     TSTM WND GST     3 NE DES MOINES         41.61N 93.58W
05/17/2017  E60 MPH          POLK               IA   TRAINED SPOTTER

            MINOR TREE DAMAGE IN AREA.

0428 PM     TSTM WND DMG     1 WSW WEST DES MOINES   41.56N 93.77W
05/17/2017                   POLK               IA   PUBLIC

            TREE DAMAGE 6 TO 12 INCH LIMB TORN OFF MAIN
            TRUNK.

0425 PM     TSTM WND GST     2 NNW DES MOINES        41.60N 93.63W
05/17/2017  E70 MPH          POLK               IA   PUBLIC

            EVACUATION OF TALL BUILDINGS IN CAPITAL
            SQUARE UNDERWAY. VERY STRONG WIND DOWNTOWN.
            SPOTTER ESTIMATED 70 MPH.

0425 PM     TSTM WND DMG     2 NNE WINDSOR HEIGHTS   41.63N 93.70W
05/17/2017                   POLK               IA   PUBLIC

            LARGE TREE SPLIT NEAR BASE. LANDED ACROSS
            ROADWAY. TIME ESTIMATED BY RADAR. DELAYED
            REPORT.

0422 PM     TSTM WND DMG     3 NE DES MOINES         41.60N 93.58W
05/17/2017                   POLK               IA   PUBLIC

            TREE DAMAGE ON EASTON BLVD NEAR 22ND. TIME
            ESTIMATED BY RADAR.

0421 PM     TSTM WND GST     3 E BURT                43.20N 94.16W
05/17/2017  E75 MPH          KOSSUTH            IA   PUBLIC

            70 TO 80 MPH WINDS ESTIMATED. TIME ESTIMATED
            BY RADAR.

0421 PM     TSTM WND DMG     3 S POLK CITY           41.73N 93.72W
05/17/2017                   POLK               IA   NWS EMPLOYEE

            TREE BRANCHES DOWN ON BEAVER DR. POWER
            OUTAGES IN JOHNSTON.

0420 PM     TSTM WND DMG     3 S ACKWORTH            41.33N 93.48W
05/17/2017                   WARREN             IA   PUBLIC

            TREE DAMAGE REPORTED. WIND SPEED UNKNOWN.
            TIME ESTIMATED BY RADAR.

0419 PM     TSTM WND GST     GRIMES                  41.69N 93.80W
05/17/2017  E70 MPH          POLK               IA   NWS EMPLOYEE



0418 PM     TSTM WND GST     1 S NORWALK             41.48N 93.68W
05/17/2017  E70 MPH          WARREN             IA   EMERGENCY MNGR

            WIND GUSTS OF 60 TO 70 MPH.

0418 PM     TSTM WND DMG     1 WNW CUMMING           41.49N 93.78W
05/17/2017                   WARREN             IA   EMERGENCY MNGR

            SEMI BLOWN OVER ON I-35 AT MILE MARKER 65.

0418 PM     TSTM WND DMG     3 NE WINDSOR HEIGHTS    41.63N 93.66W
05/17/2017                   POLK               IA   TRAINED SPOTTER

            12 TO 13 INCH TREE SNAPPED. BRANCHES IN
            STREET. TIME ESTIMATED BY RADAR.

0416 PM     TSTM WND GST     2 ESE DES MOINES INT AI 41.53N 93.62W
05/17/2017  M59 MPH          POLK               IA   MESONET

            FROM KCCI SCHOOLNET SITE.

0415 PM     TSTM WND GST     2 NW CLIVE              41.63N 93.80W
05/17/2017  M59 MPH          POLK               IA   MESONET

            KCCI SCHOOLNET.

0415 PM     HAIL             3 SSW ALBIA             40.98N 92.82W
05/17/2017  E1.00 INCH       MONROE             IA   EMERGENCY MNGR



0415 PM     TSTM WND GST     3 W CHARITON            41.02N 93.36W
05/17/2017  M61 MPH          LUCAS              IA   AWOS



0415 PM     TSTM WND DMG     2 S VAN METER           41.50N 93.95W
05/17/2017                   MADISON            IA   TRAINED SPOTTER

            TREE TRUNKS SNAPPED.

0415 PM     TSTM WND GST     1 E CLIVE               41.61N 93.75W
05/17/2017  E62 MPH          POLK               IA   NWS EMPLOYEE



0415 PM     TSTM WND GST     PELLA                   41.41N 92.92W
05/17/2017  E50 MPH          MARION             IA   TRAINED SPOTTER



0414 PM     TSTM WND DMG     1 NNW WEST DES MOINES   41.58N 93.76W
05/17/2017                   POLK               IA   EMERGENCY MNGR

            MULTIPLE TREES AND POWERLINES DOWN IN WEST
            DES MOINES ALONG ASHWORTH RD.

0414 PM     TSTM WND GST     DES MOINES INT AIRPORT  41.53N 93.66W
05/17/2017  M60 MPH          POLK               IA   ASOS



0413 PM     TSTM WND DMG     INDIANOLA               41.36N 93.57W
05/17/2017                   WARREN             IA   EMERGENCY MNGR

            NUMEROUS TREE BRANCHES OF 2" PLUS DOWN.
            STILL HAVE RAIN WITH SOME GUSTS OF 50 TO 60
            MPH. TIME ESTIMATED BY RADAR.

0412 PM     TSTM WND GST     3 SW CLIVE              41.58N 93.80W
05/17/2017  E65 MPH          DALLAS             IA   NWS EMPLOYEE



0412 PM     TSTM WND GST     1 N WAUKEE              41.62N 93.86W
05/17/2017  E55 MPH          DALLAS             IA   NWS EMPLOYEE

            50 TO 60 MPH WINDS.

0412 PM     TSTM WND GST     2 N WAUKEE              41.63N 93.86W
05/17/2017  E60 MPH          DALLAS             IA   NWS EMPLOYEE

            WIND GUSTS BETWEEN 50 AND 60 MPH. HEAVY LAWN
            CHAIRS BLOWN ACROSS THE YARD.

0410 PM     TSTM WND DMG     DAWSON                  41.85N 94.22W
05/17/2017                   DALLAS             IA   EMERGENCY MNGR

            POWER POLES BLOWN DOWN ON HIGHWAY 44. SEMI
            TRUCK BLOWN OVER AT INTERSECTION OF P46 AND
            HIGHWAY 141. THIS WAS ALL BETWEEN PERRY AND
            DAWSON.

0407 PM     TSTM WND DMG     CUMMING                 41.48N 93.76W
05/17/2017                   WARREN             IA   PUBLIC

            SHINGLES BLOWN OFF HOMES.

0402 PM     TSTM WND GST     5 WSW CUMMING           41.45N 93.84W
05/17/2017  E60 MPH          MADISON            IA   TRAINED SPOTTER

            WINDS OF 50 TO 60 MPH.

0400 PM     TSTM WND DMG     2 NW MANILLA            41.91N 95.26W
05/17/2017                   CRAWFORD           IA   EMERGENCY MNGR

            DAMAGE TO OUTBUILDING.

0400 PM     TSTM WND DMG     DAWSON                  41.85N 94.22W
05/17/2017                   DALLAS             IA   EMERGENCY MNGR

            SEMI BLOWN OVER INTO THE DITCH AT THE
            INTERSECTION OF P46 AND HIGHWAY 44.

0350 PM     HAIL             AMES                    42.02N 93.63W
05/17/2017  E0.75 INCH       STORY              IA   STORM CHASER



0343 PM     TSTM WND DMG     1 W MURRAY              41.04N 93.97W
05/17/2017                   CLARKE             IA   EMERGENCY MNGR

            HOME OWNER JUST WEST OF MURRAY REPORTS
            SHINGLES BLOWN OFF, FLAG POLE SNAPPED, AND
            SMALL TREE BRANCHES DOWN.

0340 PM     TSTM WND DMG     STUART                  41.50N 94.32W
05/17/2017                   ADAIR              IA   EMERGENCY MNGR

            NUMEROUS REPORTS ACROSS GUTHRIE CO TO THE
            ADIAR CO LINE. 40 BY 60 MACHINE SHED ROOF
            TAKEN OFF 4 MILES SW OF PANORA. POWER LINE
            DOWN IN JAMAICA DUE TO TREE BLOWN OVER.
            POWERLINE DOWN IN STUART DUE TO TREE BLOWN
            OVER. 2 MODULAR OFFICES BLOWN OF I-80 2 EAST
            OF STUART. SEMI ROLL-OVER DUE TO WIND AT THE
            79.5 MILE MAKER I-80 EAST OF ADAIR. TIME
            ESTIMATED BY RADAR.

0339 PM     TSTM WND DMG     CRESTON                 41.06N 94.36W
05/17/2017                   UNION              IA   EMERGENCY MNGR

            TREE AND LIMB DAMAGE IN CRESTON.

0330 PM     TSTM WND GST     4 NE TRIPOLI            42.85N 92.19W
05/17/2017  M65 MPH          BREMER             IA   TRAINED SPOTTER



0330 PM     TSTM WND GST     CRESTON                 41.06N 94.36W
05/17/2017  M65 MPH          UNION              IA   MESONET

            RWIS SITE.

0328 PM     TSTM WND DMG     TRIPOLI                 42.81N 92.26W
05/17/2017                   BREMER             IA   PUBLIC

            4 INCH DIAMETER BROKEN TREE LIMBS.

0325 PM     TSTM WND GST     OGDEN                   42.04N 94.03W
05/17/2017  E55 MPH          BOONE              IA   TRAINED SPOTTER

            DIME SIZE HAIL. STREET FLOODING ALSO
            OCCURRING.

0322 PM     HAIL             POLK CITY               41.77N 93.72W
05/17/2017  E0.88 INCH       POLK               IA   TRAINED SPOTTER



0320 PM     TSTM WND GST     3 S CRESTON             41.02N 94.36W
05/17/2017  M60 MPH          UNION              IA   AWOS



0318 PM     HAIL             2 S POLK CITY           41.74N 93.72W
05/17/2017  E1.00 INCH       POLK               IA   OFFICIAL NWS OBS

            WIND GUSTS ESTIMATED AROUND 40 TO 50 MPH AT
            NWS OFFICE IN JOHNSTON.

0315 PM     HAIL             3 NNE WATERLOO          42.54N 92.33W
05/17/2017  E1.00 INCH       BLACK HAWK         IA   TRAINED SPOTTER



0310 PM     HAIL             1 NNW GRIMES            41.70N 93.80W
05/17/2017  E1.00 INCH       POLK               IA   TRAINED SPOTTER



0308 PM     HAIL             JOHNSTON                41.69N 93.70W
05/17/2017  E0.88 INCH       POLK               IA   TRAINED SPOTTER



0303 PM     HAIL             2 SW CLIVE              41.59N 93.80W
05/17/2017  E1.00 INCH       DALLAS             IA   TRAINED SPOTTER

            ONE HALF MILE WEST OF JORDAN CREEK MALL.

0255 PM     HAIL             2 N ADEL                41.65N 94.03W
05/17/2017  E1.00 INCH       DALLAS             IA   EMERGENCY MNGR



0250 PM     HAIL             ADEL                    41.61N 94.03W
05/17/2017  M0.88 INCH       DALLAS             IA   TRAINED SPOTTER



0248 PM     HAIL             3 ESE ADEL              41.60N 93.98W
05/17/2017  E1.00 INCH       DALLAS             IA   TRAINED SPOTTER



0240 PM     FUNNEL CLOUD     TRAER                   42.19N 92.46W
05/17/2017                   TAMA               IA   PUBLIC



0140 PM     FUNNEL CLOUD     5 ESE NEMAHA            42.49N 95.00W
05/17/2017                   SAC                IA   PUBLIC

            FUNNEL CLOUD REPORT VIA SOCIAL MEDIA.

0110 PM     FUNNEL CLOUD     4 W JOLLEY              42.48N 94.80W
05/17/2017                   CALHOUN            IA   PUBLIC

            FUNNEL CLOUD REPORT VIA SOCIAL MEDIA.


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