Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Des Moines, IA

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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Des Moines IA
450 AM CST Tue Nov 21 2017

Webster-Hamilton-Hardin-Grundy-Black Hawk-Crawford-Carroll-Greene-
Including the cities of Pocahontas, Laurens, Rolfe, Fonda,
Gilmore City, Humboldt, Eagle Grove, Clarion, Belmond, Hampton,
Parkersburg, Clarksville, Shell Rock, Greene, Aplington, Allison,
Dumont, Waverly, Sac City, Lake View, Odebolt, Wall Lake,
Schaller, Early, Rockwell City, Manson, Lake City, Pomeroy,
Fort Dodge, Webster City, Iowa Falls, Eldora, Ackley,
Grundy Center, Reinbeck, Conrad, Dike, Wellsburg, Waterloo,
Cedar Falls, Denison, Carroll, Jefferson, Boone, Ames,
Marshalltown, Tama, Toledo, Traer, Dysart, Gladbrook, Audubon,
Exira, Guthrie Center, Panora, Bayard, Casey, Perry, Waukee,
Adel, Des Moines, Newton, Grinnell, Atlantic, Greenfield, Stuart,
Adair, Fontanelle, Winterset, Earlham, Indianola, Norwalk,
Carlisle, Pella, Knoxville, and Oskaloosa
450 AM CST Tue Nov 21 2017

...Gusty Winds Likely Through Morning Commute...

At 430 am, northwesterly winds of 26 mph, gusting to 41 mph were
measured in Ames. These strong winds will continue to work
southward, into the Des Moines metro, through sunrise and the
morning commute.

Through this morning, expect northwesterly winds of 15 to 25 mph,
with gusts approaching 40 to 45 mph. These strong winds may
create hazardous travel conditions, especially for high-profile
vehicles on roadways oriented from southwest to northeast.

This statement may be updated today before 10 am.



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