Severe Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Des Moines, IA

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SEVERE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
454 PM CDT MON SEP 19 2016

IAC099-123-125-157-192215-
/O.CON.KDMX.SV.W.0150.000000T0000Z-160919T2215Z/
MARION IA-MAHASKA IA-POWESHIEK IA-JASPER IA-
454 PM CDT MON SEP 19 2016

...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 515 PM CDT
FOR NORTHEASTERN MARION...NORTHWESTERN MAHASKA...SOUTHWESTERN
POWESHIEK AND SOUTHEASTERN JASPER COUNTIES...

AT 454 PM CDT...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED NEAR PELLA...MOVING
EAST AT 30 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...
PELLA...MONROE...LAKE RED ROCK...LEIGHTON...PELLA MUNICIPAL AIRPORT
AND ELK ROCK STATE PARK.

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.

&&

A TORNADO WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1000 PM CDT FOR SOUTH CENTRAL
AND CENTRAL IOWA.

LAT...LON 4145 9317 4154 9308 4153 9267 4128 9275
TIME...MOT...LOC 2154Z 279DEG 28KT 4149 9285

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

$$

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