Severe Thunderstorm Warning Cass, Adams & Adair Counties

Weather

April 30th, 2013 by Ric Hanson

627 PM CDT TUE APR 30 2013

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DES MOINES HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR…

WESTERN ADAIR COUNTY IN SOUTHWEST IOWA…

NORTHWESTERN ADAMS COUNTY IN SOUTHWEST IOWA…

EASTERN CASS COUNTY IN SOUTHWEST IOWA…

* UNTIL 730 PM CDT

* AT 622 PM CDT…A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED 7 MILES WEST OF CORNING…AND MOVING NORTHEAST AT 30 MPH.

HAZARD…QUARTER SIZE HAIL AND 60 MPH WIND GUSTS.

SOURCE…RADAR INDICATED.

IMPACT…HAIL DAMAGE TO VEHICLES AND CROPS IS EXPECTED. EXPECT WIND DAMAGE TO ROOFS…SIDING AND TREES.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE…CORNING…CARBON…CUMBERLAND…MASSENA…BRIDGEWATER…FONTANELLE

AND ANITA. THIS INCLUDES INTERSTATE 80 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 72 AND 85. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

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