Severe Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Des Moines, IA

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SEVERE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
540 PM CDT WED SEP 21 2016

IAC023-212315-
/O.CON.KDMX.TO.W.0009.000000T0000Z-160921T2315Z/
BUTLER IA-
540 PM CDT WED SEP 21 2016

...A TORNADO WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 615 PM CDT FOR
NORTHWESTERN BUTLER COUNTY...

AT 539 PM CDT...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING A TORNADO
WAS LOCATED OVER GREENE...OR 11 MILES NORTH OF ALLISON...MOVING EAST
AT 15 MPH.

HAZARD...TORNADO AND PING PONG BALL SIZE HAIL.

SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED ROTATION. AT 533 PM STORM SPOTTERS REPORTED
         A BRIEF TORNADO TOUCHDOWN IN FLOYD COUNTY 3 MILES EAST OF
         MARBLE ROCK.

IMPACT...FLYING DEBRIS WILL BE DANGEROUS TO THOSE CAUGHT WITHOUT
         SHELTER. MOBILE HOMES WILL BE DAMAGED OR DESTROYED. DAMAGE
         TO ROOFS...WINDOWS...AND VEHICLES WILL OCCUR.  TREE DAMAGE
         IS LIKELY.

THIS DANGEROUS STORM WILL BE NEAR...
  GREENE AROUND 545 PM CDT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TAKE COVER NOW! MOVE TO A BASEMENT OR AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST
FLOOR OF A STURDY BUILDING. AVOID WINDOWS. IF YOU ARE OUTDOORS...IN A
MOBILE HOME...OR IN A VEHICLE...MOVE TO THE CLOSEST SUBSTANTIAL
SHELTER AND PROTECT YOURSELF FROM FLYING DEBRIS.

&&

LAT...LON 4280 9269 4286 9303 4291 9303 4291 9264
TIME...MOT...LOC 2239Z 284DEG 15KT 4292 9284

TORNADO...RADAR INDICATED
HAIL...1.50IN

$$

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