Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Des Moines, IA

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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Des Moines IA
858 PM CDT THU MAY 24 2018

IAZ004-005-015-250245-
Palo Alto IA-Kossuth IA-Emmet IA-
858 PM CDT THU MAY 24 2018

...Dime to Nickel Hail and Gusty Winds...

At 857 PM CDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm near
Emmetsburg, moving northeast at 45 mph.

Nickel size hail and winds in excess of 30 mph will be possible with
this storm.

Locations impacted include...
Emmetsburg, Five Island Lake, Union Slogh, Bancroft, Swea City, Burt,
Ringsted, Fenton, Lakota, Lone Rock, Ledyard, Cylinder, Rodman,
Kearney State Park and Emmetsburg Municipal Airport.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Frequent cloud to ground lightning is occurring with this storm.
Lightning can strike 10 miles away from a thunderstorm. Seek a safe
shelter inside a building or vehicle.

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LAT...LON 4331 9397 4298 9463 4309 9477 4350 9436
      4350 9428
TIME...MOT...LOC 0157Z 222DEG 37KT 4310 9461

$$

Curtis



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