Severe Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Des Moines, IA

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SEVERE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
1106 PM CDT FRI SEP 19 2014

IAC091-109-147-151-200430-
/O.CON.KDMX.SV.W.0298.000000T0000Z-140920T0430Z/
PALO ALTO IA-POCAHONTAS IA-HUMBOLDT IA-KOSSUTH IA-
1106 PM CDT FRI SEP 19 2014

...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1130 PM CDT
FOR PALO ALTO...NORTHERN POCAHONTAS...HUMBOLDT AND SOUTHERN KOSSUTH
COUNTIES...

AT 1104 PM CDT...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED 5 MILES NORTHEAST
OF SILVER LAKE...OR 6 MILES SOUTHWEST OF EMMETSBURG...MOVING EAST AT
55 MPH.

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

SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED. AT 1100 PM CDT...WIND DAMAGE WAS REPORTED
IN RUTHVEN WITH LARGE BRANCHES DOWN.

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

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
ALGONA...EMMETSBURG...POCAHONTAS...DAKOTA CITY...HUMBOLDT...
LAURENS...LOST ISLAND LAKE...FIVE ISLAND LAKE...SILVER LAKE...RUSH
LAKE...GRAETTINGER...WEST BEND...RUTHVEN...ROLFE...BURT...
WHITTEMORE...GILMORE CITY...TITONKA...WESLEY AND LIVERMORE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

LARGE HAIL AND DAMAGING WINDS AND CONTINUOUS CLOUD TO GROUND
LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM. MOVE INDOORS IMMEDIATELY.
LIGHTNING IS ONE OF NATURES LEADING KILLERS. REMEMBER...IF YOU CAN
HEAR THUNDER...YOU ARE CLOSE ENOUGH TO BE STRUCK BY LIGHTNING.

&&

LAT...LON 4324 9397 4268 9397 4277 9491 4325 9491
TIME...MOT...LOC 0404Z 274DEG 47KT 4307 9479

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

$$

BEERENDS


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