Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Des Moines, IA

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Graphics & Text | Print | Product List | Glossary Off
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45

000
WWUS83 KDMX 192244
SPSDMX

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

IAZ050-061-062-192315-
JASPER IA-TAMA IA-POWESHIEK IA-
544 PM CDT SUN APR 19 2015

...THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCING HAIL AND VERY HEAVY RAIN...

AT 542 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A LINE OF STRONG
THUNDERSTORMS ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM ROCK CREEK LAKE TO 3 MILES
SOUTHWEST OF VICTOR...AND MOVING NORTHEAST AT 25 MPH.

DIME SIZE HAIL...COVERING THE GROUND IN PLACES...AND WINDS IN EXCESS
OF 30 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THESE STORMS.  HEAVY RAINFALL OF ONE
HALF INCH TO ONE INCH IN UNDER A HALF HOUR IS POSSIBLE WITH HEAVIER
STORMS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
GRINNELL...BROOKLYN...ROCK CREEK LAKE...VICTOR...HOLIDAY LAKE...
MALCOM...OAKLAND ACRES...HARTWICK...GRINNELL REGIONAL AIRPORT AND
ROCK CREEK STATE PARK.

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 4166 9231 4169 9289 4189 9273 4190 9230
      4166 9230
TIME...MOT...LOC 2242Z 225DEG 20KT 4175 9284 4171 9236

$$

MS APR 15


USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.