Severe Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Des Moines, IA

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SEVERE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
639 PM CDT SUN APR 24 2016

IAC063-109-147-250015-
/O.CON.KDMX.SV.W.0005.000000T0000Z-160425T0015Z/
PALO ALTO IA-EMMET IA-KOSSUTH IA-
639 PM CDT SUN APR 24 2016

...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 715 PM CDT
FOR NORTHERN PALO ALTO...EASTERN EMMET AND NORTHWESTERN KOSSUTH
COUNTIES...

AT 638 PM CDT...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED 5 MILES NORTHWEST
OF FIVE ISLAND LAKE...OR 6 MILES NORTH OF EMMETSBURG...MOVING
NORTHEAST AT 45 MPH.

HAZARD...QUARTER SIZE HAIL.

SOURCE...TRAINED WEATHER SPOTTERS. AT 637PM QUARTER SIZE HAIL WAS
         REPORTED IN EMMETSBURG.

IMPACT...DAMAGE TO VEHICLES IS EXPECTED.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
EMMETSBURG...FIVE ISLAND LAKE...INGHAM LAKE...OKAMANPEDAN LAKE...SWAN
LAKE...HIGH LAKE...ARMSTRONG...GRAETTINGER...RINGSTED...GRUVER...DOLLIVER...
KEARNEY STATE PARK...WOLDEN COUNTY PARK...OKAMANPEDAN STATE PARK AND
EMMETSBURG MUNICIPAL AIRPORT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

PREPARE IMMEDIATELY FOR LARGE HAIL AND DAMAGING WINDS. PEOPLE OUTSIDE
SHOULD MOVE TO A SHELTER...INSIDE A STRONG BUILDING AND AWAY FROM
WINDOWS.

THIS STORM IS PRODUCING LARGE HAIL. SEEK SHELTER NOW INSIDE A STURDY
STRUCTURE AND STAY AWAY FROM WINDOWS.

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

&&

LAT...LON 4341 9434 4305 9467 4313 9488 4350 9463
      4350 9459
TIME...MOT...LOC 2338Z 209DEG 37KT 4321 9471

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

$$

BOKSA



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