Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Sioux Falls, SD

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SIOUX FALLS SD
1158 AM CDT SAT MAY 28 2016

IAZ001>003-012-020-031-MNZ081-089-090-098-NEZ013-014-SDZ062-066-
067-070-071-282000-
LYON IA-OSCEOLA-DICKINSON-SIOUX-PLYMOUTH-WOODBURY-COTTONWOOD-
NOBLES-JACKSON-ROCK-DIXON-DAKOTA-MINNEHAHA-TURNER-LINCOLN SD-
CLAY SD-UNION-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ROCK RAPIDS...GEORGE...INWOOD...
LARCHWOOD...SIBLEY...SPIRIT LAKE...MILFORD...ARNOLDS PARK...
SIOUX CENTER...ORANGE CITY...ROCK VALLEY...HAWARDEN...HULL...
LE MARS...SIOUX CITY...WINDOM...MOUNTAIN LAKE...WORTHINGTON...
JACKSON...LAKEFIELD...LUVERNE...WAKEFIELD...PONCA...ALLEN...
SOUTH SIOUX CITY...SIOUX FALLS...PARKER...CENTERVILLE...MARION...
VIBORG...IRENE...HURLEY...CHANCELLOR...CANTON...LENNOX...TEA...
HARRISBURG...VERMILLION...NORTH SIOUX CITY...BERESFORD...
ELK POINT...ALCESTER...JEFFERSON
1158 AM CDT SAT MAY 28 2016

...SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT...

VARIOUS PROCESSES ARE OCCURRING THAT COULD SPAWN FUNNEL CLOUD
DEVELOPMENT THROUGH THE AFTERNOON. THE MOST FAVORED AREAS FOR
THIS POSSIBILITY ARE RIGHT ALONG THE I 90 CORRIDOR NEAR THE IOWA
AND MINNESOTA BORDER...BUT ALSO INCLUDING LOCATIONS IN COTTONWOOD
COUNTY MINNESOTA. THE OTHER AREAS FOR POSSIBLE FUNNEL CLOUD
DEVELOPMENT ARE IN EXTREME SOUTHEAST SOUTH DAKOTA...EXTREME
NORTHEAST NEBRASKA...AND IN NORTHWEST IOWA ALONG THE BIG SIOUX
RIVER FROM WOODBURY COUNTY TO LYON COUNTY.

THIS SITUATION WILL BE MONITORED. AN ISOLATED BRIEF...SMALL
TORNADO REACHING THE GROUND CANNOT BE RULED OUT IN THESE LOCATIONS
THIS AFTERNOON. BUT MUCH OF THE POTENTIAL ACTIVITY WILL REMAIN
ABOVE GROUND.

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