Severe Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Des Moines, IA

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Severe Weather Statement
National Weather Service Des Moines IA
448 PM CDT WED JUL 19 2017

IAC033-081-189-195-192215-
/O.CON.KDMX.SV.W.0248.000000T0000Z-170719T2215Z/
Worth IA-Hancock IA-Cerro Gordo IA-Winnebago IA-
448 PM CDT WED JUL 19 2017

...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 515 PM CDT
FOR WORTH...EASTERN HANCOCK...CERRO GORDO AND SOUTHEASTERN WINNEBAGO
COUNTIES...

At 447 PM CDT, severe thunderstorms were located along a line
extending from 7 miles southwest of St. Ansgar to Mason City to 7
miles southwest of Clear Lake, moving southeast at 60 mph.

HAZARD...70 mph wind gusts and penny size hail.

SOURCE...Trained weather spotters. At 446 pm cdt...a 63 mph wind
         gust was reported at the Mason City Airport.  Other reports
         of trees and powerlines downed have also been reported.

IMPACT...Expect considerable tree damage. Damage is likely to mobile
         homes, roofs, and outbuildings.

Locations impacted include...
Mason City, Forest City, Garner, Northwood, Nora Springs, Manly,
Rockwell, Clear Lake, Mason City Municipal Airport, Ventura,
Thornton, Plymouth, Fertile, Kensett, Meservey, Grafton, Hanlontown,
Joice, Swaledale and Rock Falls.

This includes Interstate 35 between mile markers 178 and 214.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

These storms are producing destructive winds. SEEK SHELTER NOW
inside a sturdy structure and stay away from windows.

&&

LAT...LON 4291 9303 4291 9351 4320 9369 4350 9325
      4350 9302
TIME...MOT...LOC 2147Z 295DEG 51KT 4333 9305 4314 9322 4303 9349

HAIL...0.75IN
WIND...70MPH

$$

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