Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Issued by NWS Des Moines, IA

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
913 PM CDT SAT AUG 22 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DES MOINES  HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...
  EASTERN TAYLOR COUNTY IN SOUTHWESTERN IOWA...
  SOUTHERN RINGGOLD COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL IOWA...

* UNTIL 1000 PM CDT

* AT 913 PM CDT...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED 7 MILES EAST OF
  BEDFORD...MOVING EAST AT 35 MPH.

  HAZARD...QUARTER SIZE HAIL.

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

  IMPACT...DAMAGE TO VEHICLES IS EXPECTED.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  MOUNT AYR...BEDFORD...CLEARFIELD...BLOCKTON...GRAVITY...
  SHARPSBURG...REDDING...BENTON...CONWAY...MALOY...DELPHOS...MT AYR
  MUNICIPAL AIRPORT...LAKE OF THREE FIRES STATE PARK AND BEDFORD
  MUNICIPAL AIRPORT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A TORNADO WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR THE WARNED AREA. TORNADOES CAN
DEVELOP QUICKLY FROM SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS. ALTHOUGH A TORNADO IS NOT
IMMEDIATELY LIKELY...IF ONE IS SPOTTED...ACT QUICKLY AND MOVE TO A
PLACE OF SAFETY INSIDE A STURDY STRUCTURE...SUCH AS A BASEMENT OR
SMALL INTERIOR ROOM.

FOR YOUR PROTECTION MOVE TO AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST FLOOR OF A
BUILDING.

TO REPORT SEVERE WEATHER CONTACT YOUR NEAREST LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCY.
THEY WILL SEND YOUR REPORT TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE OFFICE IN
DES MOINES.

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

&&

A TORNADO WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT CDT FOR SOUTHWESTERN
IOWA.

LAT...LON 4066 9482 4083 9468 4076 9411 4057 9415
      4057 9448
TIME...MOT...LOC 0213Z 279DEG 30KT 4069 9457

HAIL...1.00IN
WIND...<50MPH

$$

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