Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Issued by NWS Des Moines, IA

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Severe Thunderstorm Warning
National Weather Service Des Moines IA
254 PM CDT Tue Apr 16 2024

The National Weather Service in Des Moines  has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for...
  Davis County in southeastern Iowa...
  Wapello County in southeastern Iowa...

* Until 400 PM CDT.

* At 253 PM CDT, severe thunderstorms were located along a line
  extending from 4 miles north of Blakesburg to near Lancaster,
  moving northeast at 45 mph.

  HAZARD...60 mph wind gusts and nickel size hail.

  SOURCE...Radar indicated.

  IMPACT...Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees.

* Locations impacted include...
  Ottumwa, Bloomfield, Ottumwa Industrial Airport, Eldon, Agency,
  Blakesburg, Pulaski, Drakesville, Kirkville, Floris, Chillicothe,
  Lake Wapello State Park, and Bloomfield Municipal Airport.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

For your protection move to an interior room on the lowest floor of a
building.

A Tornado Watch remains in effect until 600 PM CDT for south central
and southeastern Iowa.

&&

LAT...LON 4111 9264 4116 9250 4116 9218 4060 9218
      4059 9264
TIME...MOT...LOC 1953Z 232DEG 39KT 4103 9261 4058 9250

HAIL THREAT...RADAR INDICATED
MAX HAIL SIZE...0.88 IN
WIND THREAT...RADAR INDICATED
MAX WIND GUST...60 MPH

$$

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