Severe Weather Statement
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SEVERE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
120 AM CDT WED AUG 24 2016

IAC039-053-159-175-240645-
/O.CON.KDMX.SV.W.0141.000000T0000Z-160824T0645Z/
CLARKE IA-UNION IA-RINGGOLD IA-DECATUR IA-
120 AM CDT WED AUG 24 2016

...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 145 AM CDT
FOR SOUTHERN CLARKE...SOUTHEASTERN UNION...RINGGOLD AND DECATUR
COUNTIES...

AT 120 AM CDT...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED 7 MILES EAST OF SUN
VALLEY LAKE...OR 13 MILES NORTHWEST OF LEON...MOVING EAST AT 40 MPH.

HAZARD...60 MPH WIND GUSTS.

SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

IMPACT...EXPECT DAMAGE TO ROOFS...SIDING...AND TREES.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
LEON...MOUNT AYR...SUN VALLEY LAKE...DIAGONAL...KELLERTON...GRAND
RIVER...VAN WERT...GARDEN GROVE...DECATUR CITY...TINGLEY...WELDON...
ARISPE...SHANNON CITY...ELLSTON...BENTON...LE ROY...BEACONSFIELD AND
MT AYR MUNICIPAL AIRPORT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

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.

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

&&

LAT...LON 4069 9447 4089 9447 4097 9431 4099 9356
      4063 9356
TIME...MOT...LOC 0620Z 269DEG 33KT 4088 9394

TORNADO...POSSIBLE
HAIL...<.75IN
WIND...60MPH

$$

PODRAZIK



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