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

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
344 AM CST TUE DEC 16 2014

...STRONG WINDS EXPECTED EARLY THIS MORNING...

.DEPARTING LOW PRESSURE ACROSS NORTHERN ILLINOIS WILL CONTINUE TO
SUPPORT WINDS TO 30 MPH WITH OCCASIONAL GUSTS TO NEAR 40 MPH OVER
THE ADVISORY AREA. VERY MINOR ACCUMULATIONS OF SNOW OVERNIGHT
OVER NORTHERN IOWA MAY ALSO RESULT IN PATCHY SLIPPERY SPOTS ON
AREA ROADS.

IAZ004>007-015>017-023>026-033>037-044>048-057-161200-
/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
344 AM CST TUE DEC 16 2014

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM CST EARLY THIS
MORNING...

* SHORT TERM TRENDS...NORTHWEST WINDS WILL PERSIST INTO THE START
  OF THE MORNING COMMUTE...BUT DIMINISH SLIGHTLY AFTER THAT TIME.

* WINDS...SUSTAINED WINDS OF 30 MPH OR HIGHER ARE EXPECTED WITH
  OCCASIONAL GUSTS TO 40 MPH.

* IMPACTS...THE MAIN IMPACT FROM THIS SYSTEM WILL BE THE WIND.
  HOWEVER A TOKEN ACCUMULATION OF LIGHT SNOW MAY CAUSE 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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