Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Des Moines, IA

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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Des Moines IA
139 AM CDT THU JUL 20 2017

Kossuth IA-Winnebago IA-
139 AM CDT THU JUL 20 2017

...Strong Storm Moving into North Central Iowa...

At 137 AM CDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm 9
miles west of Elmore, or 13 miles southeast of Fairmont, moving east
at 45 mph.

Nickel size hail and winds in excess of 40 mph will be possible with
this storm.

Locations impacted include...
Forest City, Lake Mills, Rice Lake, Buffalo Center, Thompson, Leland,
Lakota, Rake, Ledyard, Scarville, Lake Mills Municipal Airport,
Hogsback Wildlife Area and Rice Lake State Park.


Torrential rainfall is also occurring with this storm, and may lead
to localized flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded

Frequent cloud to ground lightning is occurring with this storm.
Lightning can strike 10 miles away from a thunderstorm. Seek a safe
shelter inside a building or vehicle.


LAT...LON 4350 9369 4347 9350 4326 9350 4326 9367
      4344 9440 4350 9438
TIME...MOT...LOC 0637Z 286DEG 39KT 4351 9427



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