Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Des Moines, IA

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
631 PM CDT THU AUG 18 2016

IAZ007-017-182345-
WORTH IA-CERRO GORDO IA-
631 PM CDT THU AUG 18 2016

...THUNDERSTORM OVER NORTH CENTRAL IOWA BRINGING HAIL AND STRONG
WINDS...

AT 631 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM NEAR
NORA SPRINGS...OR 8 MILES NORTHEAST OF MASON CITY...MOVING SOUTHEAST
AT 20 MPH.

NICKEL SIZE HAIL AND WINDS IN EXCESS OF 40 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH
THIS STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
MASON CITY...NORA SPRINGS...PLYMOUTH...ROCK FALLS AND PORTLAND.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS ALSO OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM...AND MAY LEAD
TO LOCALIZED FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED
ROADWAYS.

THIS STORM MAY INTENSIFY...SO BE CERTAIN TO MONITOR LOCAL RADIO
STATIONS AND AVAILABLE TELEVISION STATIONS FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
AND POSSIBLE WARNINGS FROM THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE.

&&

LAT...LON 4331 9302 4305 9303 4317 9320 4332 9310
TIME...MOT...LOC 2331Z 308DEG 18KT 4320 9304

$$

SKOW



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