Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Des Moines, IA

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
250 PM CDT MON JUL 27 2015

IAZ061-075-086-096-097-272045-
APPANOOSE IA-JASPER IA-MAHASKA IA-DAVIS IA-WAPELLO IA-
250 PM CDT MON JUL 27 2015

...STRONG STORMS WITH GUSTY WINDS PUSHING THROUGH SOUTHEAST IOWA...

AT 249 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A LINE OF STRONG
THUNDERSTORMS ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 5 MILES NORTHEAST OF PELLA
TO 5 MILES SOUTHWEST OF EDDYVILLE TO 7 MILES WEST OF CENTERVILLE...
AND MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 30 MPH.

DIME SIZE HAIL AND WIND GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH
THESE STORMS.

RAINFALL AMOUNTS UP TO TWO INCHES WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THESE
STORMS.  BE PREPARED FOR PONDING WATER ON ROADS AND LOW VISIBILITIES.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
OTTUMWA...OSKALOOSA...CENTERVILLE...BLOOMFIELD...NEW SHARON...
EDDYVILLE...LAKE SUNDOWN...OTTUMWA INDUSTRIAL AIRPORT...RATHBUN
LAKE...ELDON...FREMONT...MORAVIA...AGENCY...MOULTON...BEACON...
UNIVERSITY PARK...MYSTIC...CINCINNATI...BLAKESBURG AND PULASKI.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS ALSO OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS...AND MAY
LEAD TO FLASH FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED
ROADWAYS.

FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS.
LIGHTNING CAN STRIKE 15 MILES AWAY FROM A THUNDERSTORM. SEEK A SAFE
SHELTER INSIDE A BUILDING OR VEHICLE.

REMEMBER...LIGHTNING CAN STRIKE OUT TO 15 MILES FROM THE PARENT
THUNDERSTORM. IF YOU CAN HEAR THUNDER...YOU ARE CLOSE ENOUGH TO BE
STRUCK BY LIGHTNING. MOVE TO SAFE SHELTER NOW. DO NOT BE CAUGHT ON
THE WATER IN A THUNDERSTORM.

&&

LAT...LON 4090 9295 4090 9264 4116 9264 4116 9287
      4151 9287 4151 9295 4154 9295 4155 9276
      4151 9275 4151 9241 4116 9241 4116 9218
      4060 9218 4059 9295
TIME...MOT...LOC 1949Z 310DEG 26KT 4147 9286 4112 9272 4072 9301

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