Severe Weather Statement
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SEVERE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
151 PM CDT SAT APR 18 2015

IAC053-181900-
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DECATUR IA-
151 PM CDT SAT APR 18 2015

...THE SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR NORTHWESTERN DECATUR COUNTY IS
CANCELLED...

THE SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WHICH PROMPTED THE WARNING HAS MOVED OUT OF
THE WARNED AREA. THEREFORE THE WARNING HAS BEEN CANCELLED.

LAT...LON 4090 9401 4095 9401 4097 9371 4090 9371
TIME...MOT...LOC 1850Z 166DEG 20KT 4090 9389

$$

IAC039-181915-
/O.CON.KDMX.SV.W.0010.000000T0000Z-150418T1915Z/
CLARKE IA-
151 PM CDT SAT APR 18 2015

...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 215 PM CDT
FOR SOUTHWESTERN CLARKE COUNTY...

AT 150 PM CDT...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED 10 MILES EAST OF
SUN VALLEY LAKE...OR 10 MILES SOUTHWEST OF OSCEOLA...MOVING NORTH AT
25 MPH.

HAZARD...QUARTER SIZE HAIL.

SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

IMPACT...DAMAGE TO VEHICLES IS EXPECTED.

THIS SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WILL REMAIN OVER MAINLY RURAL AREAS OF
SOUTHWESTERN CLARKE COUNTY.

THIS INCLUDES INTERSTATE 35 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 25 AND 29.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

FOR YOUR PROTECTION MOVE TO AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST FLOOR OF A
BUILDING.

LARGE HAIL AND CONTINUOUS CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING
WITH THIS STORM. MOVE INDOORS IMMEDIATELY. LIGHTNING IS ONE OF
NATURES LEADING KILLERS. REMEMBER...IF YOU CAN HEAR THUNDER...YOU
ARE CLOSE ENOUGH TO BE STRUCK BY LIGHTNING.

BRIEF HEAVY RAINFALL IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM...AND MAY LEAD TO
PONDING OF WATER ON AREA ROADS. NEVER DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH
FLOODED ROADWAYS.

&&

LAT...LON 4090 9401 4095 9401 4097 9371 4090 9371
TIME...MOT...LOC 1850Z 166DEG 20KT 4090 9389

HAIL...1.00IN
WIND...<50MPH

$$

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