Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Des Moines, IA

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
400 PM CDT SUN APR 19 2015

IAZ061-062-074-075-085-086-097-192145-
JASPER IA-MAHASKA IA-DAVIS IA-WAPELLO IA-MARION IA-POWESHIEK IA-
MONROE IA-
400 PM CDT SUN APR 19 2015

...THUNDERSTORMS WITH HAIL UP TO NICKEL SIZE AND GUSTY WINDS...

AT 359 PM CDT...TRAINED WEATHER SPOTTERS REPORTED A LINE OF STRONG
THUNDERSTORMS ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 3 MILES NORTHWEST OF LAKE
RED ROCK TO 4 MILES NORTH OF BLOOMFIELD...AND MOVING NORTHEAST AT 35
MPH. HAIL TO THE SIZE OF NICKELS WAS REPORTED AT THE PELLA AIRPORT
AT 337 PM CDT.

NICKEL SIZE HAIL AND WINDS IN EXCESS OF 30 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH
THESE STORMS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
OTTUMWA...NEWTON...OSKALOOSA...PELLA...BLOOMFIELD...MONROE...NEW
SHARON...EDDYVILLE...LAKE RED ROCK...OTTUMWA INDUSTRIAL AIRPORT...
ROCK CREEK LAKE...IOWA SPEEDWAY...ELDON...SULLY...FREMONT...AGENCY...
KELLOGG...BEACON...UNIVERSITY PARK AND BUSSEY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS ALSO OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS...AND MAY
LEAD TO FLASH FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED
ROADWAYS.

&&

LAT...LON 4072 9237 4144 9318 4186 9296 4138 9241
      4116 9241 4116 9218 4087 9218
TIME...MOT...LOC 2059Z 205DEG 29KT 4143 9310 4082 9241

$$

MS APR 15



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