Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Quad Cities, IA IL

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE QUAD CITIES IA IL
751 PM CDT FRI MAY 27 2016

IAZ041-042-052-053-063>065-076-077-087-098-280145-
VAN
BUREN-DUBUQUE-WASHINGTON-JONES-IOWA-CEDAR-LINN-JOHNSON-JEFFERSON-
DELAWARE-KEOKUK-
751 PM CDT FRI MAY 27 2016

...FUNNEL CLOUDS POSSIBLE OVER EASTERN IOWA THIS EVENING...

AT 745 PM CDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR SHOWED A
NEARLY STATIONARY LINE OF THUNDERSTORMS FROM JUST SOUTHWEST OF
DUBUQUE THROUGH CEDAR RAPIDS TO JUST WEST OF FAIRFIELD. THERE HAVE
BEEN NUMEROUS REPORTS OF FUNNEL CLOUDS ASSOCIATED WITH THESE
THUNDERSTORMS BETWEEN 7 AND 730 PM.

CONDITIONS WILL BE FAVORABLE FOR FUNNEL CLOUDS THROUGH 830 PM WITH
THESE THUNDERSTORMS. FUNNEL CLOUDS OF THIS NATURE ARE SHORT LIVED
AND RARELY TOUCH THE GROUND. HOWEVER...IF YOU NOTICE ONE APPROACHING
THE GROUND...MOVE INDOORS TO A PLACE OF SAFETY.

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILL CONTINUE TO CLOSELY MONITOR THE
SITUATION. PLEASE FORWARD REPORTS OF FUNNEL CLOUD SIGHTINGS TO THE
NEAREST LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCY FOR RELAY TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

LAT...LON 4242 9138 4233 9098 4087 9202 4096 9218
      4116 9218 4116 9232
TIME...MOT...LOC 0045Z 180DEG 0KT 4173 9172
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