Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Issued by NWS Twin Cities, MN

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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN MN
840 AM CDT SUN AUG 2 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN THE TWIN CITIES HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...
  NORTHWESTERN STEARNS COUNTY IN CENTRAL MINNESOTA...
  SOUTHERN TODD COUNTY IN CENTRAL MINNESOTA...

* UNTIL 930 AM CDT

* AT 840 AM CDT...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED NEAR CLOTHO...OR
  19 MILES EAST OF ALEXANDRIA...MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 45 MPH.

  HAZARD...TWO INCH HAIL AND 60 MPH WIND GUSTS.

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

  IMPACT...PEOPLE AND ANIMALS OUTDOORS WILL BE INJURED. EXPECT HAIL
           DAMAGE TO ROOFS...SIDING...WINDOWS AND VEHICLES. EXPECT
           WIND DAMAGE TO ROOFS...SIDING AND TREES.

* THIS SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WILL BE NEAR...
  LONG PRAIRIE AROUND 845 AM CDT.
  SAUK CENTRE AND GREY EAGLE AROUND 900 AM CDT.
  MELROSE AROUND 910 AM CDT.
  ST. ANTHONY AND FREEPORT AROUND 920 AM CDT.

OTHER LOCATIONS IMPACTED BY THIS SEVERE THUNDERSTORM INCLUDE LITTLE
SAUK...NORTH SHORE...WEST UNION...ROUND PRAIRIE...LONG PRAIRIE
AIRPORT...ST. ROSA...SAUK CENTRE AIRPORT...PLEASANT BEACH AND MEIRE
GROVE.

THIS INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING HIGHWAYS...
 INTERSTATE 94 IN MINNESOTA BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 116 AND 144.
 U.S. HIGHWAY 71 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 162 AND 187.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

PREPARE IMMEDIATELY FOR LARGE HAIL AND DEADLY CLOUD TO GROUND
LIGHTNING. SEEK SHELTER INSIDE A WELL-BUILT STRUCTURE. STAY AWAY FROM
WINDOWS.

&&

LAT...LON 4564 9459 4564 9514 4598 9514 4599 9477
TIME...MOT...LOC 1340Z 329DEG 37KT 4599 9498

HAIL...2.00IN
WIND...60MPH

$$

RAH



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