Severe Thunderstorm Warning: Shelby/Harrison/Pottawattamie Counties

Weather

August 6th, 2013 by Ric Hanson

741 AM CDT TUE AUG 6 2013

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN OMAHA HAS ISSUED A
   
    * SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR…
      SOUTHWESTERN SHELBY COUNTY IN SOUTHWEST IOWA…
      SOUTHEASTERN HARRISON COUNTY IN SOUTHWEST IOWA…
      POTTAWATTAMIE COUNTY IN SOUTHWEST IOWA…

* UNTIL 815 AM CDT

* AT 740 AM CDT…A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED 7 MILES SOUTHEAST  OF MISSOURI VALLEY…OR 17 MILES NORTHEAST OF OMAHA…MOVING EAST  AT 35 MPH.

HAZARD…60 MPH WIND GUSTS.

SOURCE…RADAR INDICATED.

IMPACT…EXPECT DAMAGE TO ROOFS…SIDING AND TREES.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE…
MISSOURI VALLEY…OAKLAND…UNDERWOOD…SHELBY…MINDEN…PERSIA…
NEOLA…CRESCENT…HANCOCK…MCCLELLAND…TENNANT…ARROWHEAD
PARK…HISTORICAL VILLAGE WELCOME CENTER AND HITCHCOCK NATURE
CENTER.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

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