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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Des Moines IA
337 PM CDT Mon Oct 23 2017

...An Extended Period of Gusty Winds Expected into Tuesday...

.Low pressure over the upper Ohio Valley this afternoon will
deepen and lift into the Great Lakes by early Tuesday. This will
place Iowa in a favorable position for strong and gusty northwest
winds for a considerable time. The winds will not be high
continuously into tomorrow, but there will be peak periods of
winds into early this evening and then again Tuesday, especially
in the morning.

IAZ057-070-240000-
/O.CON.KDMX.WI.Y.0006.000000T0000Z-171024T0000Z/
Audubon-Cass-
Including the cities of Audubon, Exira, and Atlantic
337 PM CDT Mon Oct 23 2017

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING...

* TIMING...Northwest winds will remain strong into the early
  evening hours before diminishing later in the evening.

* WINDS...Northwest winds will reach sustained speeds of 25 to
  35 mph with peak gusts of 40 to 45 mph.

* IMPACTS...Strong northwest winds may affect high profile
  vehicles, blow trash cans and other loose objects and break
  small branches. These strong winds may also cause difficulty
  controlling fires with fields being harvested especially
  susceptible.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Wind Advisory means that sustained winds of 30 mph or more or
wind gusts over 45 mph are expected. Winds this strong can make
driving difficult, especially for high profile vehicles. Use
extra caution.

&&

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IAZ004-015-023-033-034-044-045-240300-
/O.CON.KDMX.WI.Y.0006.000000T0000Z-171024T2300Z/
Emmet-Palo Alto-Pocahontas-Sac-Calhoun-Crawford-Carroll-
Including the cities of Estherville, Emmetsburg, Pocahontas,
Laurens, Rolfe, Fonda, Gilmore City, Sac City, Lake View,
Odebolt, Wall Lake, Schaller, Early, Rockwell City, Manson,
Lake City, Pomeroy, Denison, and Carroll
337 PM CDT Mon Oct 23 2017

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CDT TUESDAY...

* TIMING...Northwest winds will remain strong into the early
  evening hours. After a minor lull overnight, winds will increase
  once again through much of the day Tuesday with peak winds
  likely in the morning.

* WINDS...Northwest winds will reach sustained speeds of 25 to
  35 mph with peak gusts of 40 to 50 mph.

* IMPACTS...Strong northwest winds may affect high profile
  vehicles, blow trash cans and other loose objects and break
  small branches. These strong winds may also cause difficulty
  controlling fires with fields being harvested especially
  susceptible. Northwest winds will reach sustained speeds of 25
  to 35 mph with peak gusts of 40 to 50 mph.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Wind Advisory means that sustained winds of 30 mph or more or
wind gusts over 45 mph are expected. Winds this strong can make
driving difficult, especially for high profile vehicles. Use
extra caution.

&&

$$

IAZ005>007-016-017-024>028-035>039-046>050-240300-
/O.CON.KDMX.WI.Y.0006.171024T0000Z-171024T2300Z/
Kossuth-Winnebago-Worth-Hancock-Cerro Gordo-Humboldt-Wright-
Franklin-Butler-Bremer-Webster-Hamilton-Hardin-Grundy-Black Hawk-
Greene-Boone-Story-Marshall-Tama-
Including the cities of Algona, Forest City, Lake Mills,
Northwood, Manly, Garner, Britt, Kanawha, Mason City, Clear Lake,
Humboldt, Eagle Grove, Clarion, Belmond, Hampton, Parkersburg,
Clarksville, Shell Rock, Greene, Aplington, Allison, Dumont,
Waverly, Fort Dodge, Webster City, Iowa Falls, Eldora, Ackley,
Grundy Center, Reinbeck, Conrad, Dike, Wellsburg, Waterloo,
Cedar Falls, Jefferson, Boone, Ames, Marshalltown, Tama, Toledo,
Traer, Dysart, and Gladbrook
337 PM CDT Mon Oct 23 2017

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM THIS EVENING TO 6 PM
CDT TUESDAY...

* TIMING...Northwest winds will increase into the early evening
  hours and maintain themselves at varied moderate to high levels
  into Tuesday before finally diminishing by sunset tomorrow. The
  peak times look to be early this evening and then again during
  much of the day Tuesday, especially in the morning.

* WINDS...Northwest winds will reach sustained speeds of 25 to
  35 mph with peak gusts of 40 to 50 mph.

* IMPACTS...Strong northwest winds may affect high profile
  vehicles, blow trash cans and other loose objects and break
  small branches. These strong winds may also cause difficulty
  controlling fires with fields being harvested especially
  susceptible.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Wind Advisory means that sustained winds of 30 mph or more or
wind gusts over 45 mph are expected. Winds this strong can make
driving difficult, especially for high profile vehicles. Use
extra caution.

&&

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