Severe Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Des Moines, IA

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

IAC033-212115-
/O.CON.KDMX.SV.W.0154.000000T0000Z-160921T2115Z/
CERRO GORDO IA-
345 PM CDT WED SEP 21 2016

...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 415 PM CDT
FOR EASTERN CERRO GORDO COUNTY...

AT 344 PM CDT...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED NEAR ROCKWELL...OR
8 MILES SOUTHEAST OF MASON CITY...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 20 MPH.

HAZARD...60 MPH WIND GUSTS AND QUARTER SIZE HAIL.

SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

IMPACT...HAIL DAMAGE TO VEHICLES IS EXPECTED. EXPECT WIND DAMAGE TO
         ROOFS...SIDING...AND TREES.

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

FOR YOUR PROTECTION MOVE TO AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST FLOOR OF A
BUILDING.  THIS STORM HAS A HISTORY OF PRODUCING QUARTER SIZED HAIL.

CONTINUOUS CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM.
MOVE INDOORS IMMEDIATELY. LIGHTNING IS ONE OF NATURE`S LEADING
KILLERS. REMEMBER...IF YOU CAN HEAR THUNDER...YOU ARE CLOSE ENOUGH TO
BE STRUCK BY LIGHTNING.

&&

LAT...LON 4298 9302 4295 9307 4291 9314 4299 9331
      4326 9309 4325 9303
TIME...MOT...LOC 2044Z 219DEG 17KT 4305 9309

HAIL...1.00IN
WIND...60MPH

$$

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