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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SIOUX FALLS SD
425 AM CDT WED APR 1 2015

IAZ002-003-013-014-021-022-032-011730-
/O.EXB.KFSD.WI.Y.0006.150401T1500Z-150401T2100Z/
OSCEOLA-DICKINSON-O`BRIEN-CLAY IA-CHEROKEE-BUENA VISTA-IDA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...SIBLEY...SPIRIT LAKE...MILFORD...
ARNOLDS PARK...SHELDON...HARTLEY...SANBORN...SPENCER...CHEROKEE...
STORM LAKE...IDA GROVE...HOLSTEIN...BATTLE CREEK
425 AM CDT WED APR 1 2015

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THIS MORNING TO 4 PM CDT
THIS AFTERNOON...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SIOUX FALLS HAS ISSUED A WIND
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THIS MORNING TO 4 PM CDT
THIS AFTERNOON.

* TIMING...SOUTHERLY WINDS WILL INCREASE THIS MORNING...AND
  CONTINUE STRONG THROUGH THE EARLY AFTERNOON HOURS.

* WEATHER CONDITIONS...SOUTHERLY WINDS OF 25 TO 35 MPH WITH
  GUSTS TO 45 MPH CAN BE EXPECTED.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY IS ISSUED WHEN SUSTAINED WINDS ARE FORECAST TO BE
31 TO 39 MPH OR GUSTS WILL RANGE BETWEEN 46 AND 57 MPH.  WINDS OF
THESE MAGNITUDES MAY CAUSE MINOR PROPERTY DAMAGE WITHOUT EXTRA
PRECAUTIONS. MOTORISTS IN HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES SHOULD USE
CAUTION UNTIL THE WINDS SUBSIDE.

&&

$$

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
333 AM CDT WED APR 1 2015

...STRONG WINDS ARE EXPECTED OVER CENTRAL IOWA THIS AFTERNOON...

.A SOUTH WIND WILL INCREASE ACROSS THE UPPER MIDWEST TODAY IN
ADVANCE OF A POTENT WEATHER SYSTEM AND STRONG COLD FRONT THAT WILL
MOVE THROUGH IOWA LATE THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH EARLY THURSDAY
MORNING.

IAZ004>007-015>017-023>028-033>037-044>047-057-058-070-011645-
/O.NEW.KDMX.WI.Y.0004.150401T1800Z-150401T2300Z/
EMMET-KOSSUTH-WINNEBAGO-WORTH-PALO ALTO-HANCOCK-CERRO GORDO-
POCAHONTAS-HUMBOLDT-WRIGHT-FRANKLIN-BUTLER-BREMER-SAC-CALHOUN-
WEBSTER-HAMILTON-HARDIN-CRAWFORD-CARROLL-GREENE-BOONE-AUDUBON-
GUTHRIE-CASS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ESTHERVILLE...ALGONA...FOREST CITY...
LAKE MILLS...NORTHWOOD...MANLY...EMMETSBURG...GARNER...BRITT...
KANAWHA...MASON CITY...CLEAR LAKE...POCAHONTAS...LAURENS...
ROLFE...FONDA...GILMORE CITY...HUMBOLDT...EAGLE GROVE...CLARION...
BELMOND...HAMPTON...PARKERSBURG...CLARKSVILLE...SHELL ROCK...
GREENE...APLINGTON...ALLISON...DUMONT...WAVERLY...SAC CITY...
LAKE VIEW...ODEBOLT...WALL LAKE...SCHALLER...EARLY...
ROCKWELL CITY...MANSON...LAKE CITY...POMEROY...FORT DODGE...
WEBSTER CITY...IOWA FALLS...ELDORA...ACKLEY...DENISON...CARROLL...
JEFFERSON...BOONE...AUDUBON...EXIRA...GUTHRIE CENTER...PANORA...
BAYARD...CASEY...ATLANTIC
333 AM CDT WED APR 1 2015

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 6 PM CDT
THIS EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DES MOINES HAS ISSUED A WIND
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 6 PM
CDT THIS EVENING.

* TIMING...THE WIND WILL INCREASE THROUGH LATE MORNING AND BECOME
  STRONG AND GUSTY THIS AFTERNOON.

* WINDS...THE WIND WILL BE OUT OF THE SOUTH TODAY WITH SUSTAINED
  WIND SPEEDS OF 15 TO 30 MPH BY LATE MORNING THEN INCREASE TO 25
  TO 35 MPH DURING THE AFTERNOON HOURS. WIND GUSTS BETWEEN 40 AND
  45 MPH ARE EXPECTED.

* IMPACTS...LOOSE OR UNSECURED OBJECTS WILL GET BLOWN AROUND THIS
  AFTERNOON AND DRIVING...ESPECIALLY ACROSS EAST/WEST ROADWAYS MAY
  BECOME DIFFICULT AT TIMES. HIGH PROFILE OR LIGHT WEIGHT VEHICLES
  WILL BE ESPECIALLY SUSCEPTIBLE TO STRONG WIND GUSTS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT WINDS OF 35 MPH ARE EXPECTED. WINDS
THIS STRONG CAN MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH
PROFILE VEHICLES. USE EXTRA CAUTION.

&&

$$

FAB

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