Non-Precipitation Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Des Moines, IA

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
836 PM CST MON DEC 15 2014

...STRONG WINDS EXPECTED OVERNIGHT...

.DEPARTING LOW PRESSURE WILL INCREASE SURFACE WINDS TO 30 MPH
WITH OCCASIONAL GUSTS TO NEAR 40 MPH. MINOR ACCUMULATIONS OF SNOW
OVERNIGHT OVER FAR NORTHERN IOWA MAY RESULT IN PATCHY SLIPPERY
SPOTS ON AREA ROADS.

IAZ004>007-015>017-023>026-033>037-044>048-057-161045-
/O.CON.KDMX.WI.Y.0019.000000T0000Z-141216T1200Z/
EMMET-KOSSUTH-WINNEBAGO-WORTH-PALO ALTO-HANCOCK-CERRO GORDO-
POCAHONTAS-HUMBOLDT-WRIGHT-FRANKLIN-SAC-CALHOUN-WEBSTER-HAMILTON-
HARDIN-CRAWFORD-CARROLL-GREENE-BOONE-STORY-AUDUBON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ESTHERVILLE...ALGONA...FOREST CITY...
LAKE MILLS...NORTHWOOD...MANLY...EMMETSBURG...GARNER...BRITT...
KANAWHA...MASON CITY...CLEAR LAKE...POCAHONTAS...LAURENS...
ROLFE...FONDA...GILMORE CITY...HUMBOLDT...EAGLE GROVE...CLARION...
BELMOND...HAMPTON...SAC CITY...LAKE VIEW...ODEBOLT...WALL LAKE...
SCHALLER...EARLY...ROCKWELL CITY...MANSON...LAKE CITY...POMEROY...
FORT DODGE...WEBSTER CITY...IOWA FALLS...ELDORA...ACKLEY...
DENISON...CARROLL...JEFFERSON...BOONE...AMES...AUDUBON...EXIRA
836 PM CST MON DEC 15 2014

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM CST TUESDAY...

* SHORT TERM TRENDS...NORTHWEST WINDS WILL CONTINUE TO INCREASE
  OVERNIGHT AS A COLD FRONT PASSES ACROSS THE STATE.

* WINDS...SUSTAINED WINDS OF 30 MPH OR HIGHER ARE EXPECTED WITH
  OCCASIONAL GUSTS TO 45 MPH.

* IMPACTS...THE MAIN IMPACT FROM THIS STORM WILL BE THE WIND.
  HOWEVER...NORTH OF HIGHWAY 3 A LIGHT ACCUMULATION OF SNOW MAY
  BLOW ACROSS AREA ROADS LATE TONIGHT CAUSING SOME PATCHY SLICK
  SPOTS. MOTORISTS SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT WINDS OF 30 MPH OR HIGHER ARE
EXPECTED. WINDS THIS STRONG CAN MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...
ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. USE EXTRA CAUTION.

&&

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