Severe Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Des Moines, IA

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SEVERE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
118 AM CDT THU MAY 26 2016

IAC063-109-147-260645-
/O.CON.KDMX.SV.W.0017.000000T0000Z-160526T0645Z/
PALO ALTO IA-EMMET IA-KOSSUTH IA-
118 AM CDT THU MAY 26 2016

...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 145 AM CDT
FOR PALO ALTO...EASTERN EMMET AND KOSSUTH COUNTIES...

AT 117 AM CDT...SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE
EXTENDING FROM 8 MILES EAST OF IOWA LAKE TO 13 MILES SOUTHEAST OF
EMMETSBURG...MOVING EAST AT 45 MPH.

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

SOURCE...TRAINED WEATHER SPOTTERS. AT 1256 AM...ESTHERVILLE ASOS
         MEASURED 77 MPH WIND GUSTS. AT 105 AM...LAW ENFORCEMENT
         REPORTED SEVERAL 3 TO 5 INCH TREE LIMBS DOWN IN ESTHERVILLE.

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

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
ALGONA...EMMETSBURG...FIVE ISLAND LAKE...INGHAM LAKE...IOWA LAKE...
SMITH POOL...HIGH LAKE...SWAN LAKE...ARMSTRONG...GRAETTINGER...
WEST BEND...BANCROFT...SWEA CITY...BURT...WHITTEMORE...TITONKA...
RINGSTED...FENTON...MALLARD AND LU VERNE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

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 4350 9400 4292 9404 4295 9483 4321 9481
      4350 9457
TIME...MOT...LOC 0617Z 270DEG 39KT 4348 9428 4296 9451

HAIL...0.88IN
WIND...60MPH

$$

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