Severe Thunderstorm Warning: Mills/Fremont Counties

Weather

October 4th, 2013 by Ric Hanson

603 PM CDT FRI OCT 4 2013

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN OMAHA HAS ISSUED A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR…MILLS COUNTY IN SOUTHWEST IOWA…NORTHWESTERN FREMONT COUNTY IN SOUTHWEST IOWA…UNTIL 630 PM CDT

* AT 600 PM CDT…A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED NEAR UNION…OR 34 MILES SOUTH OF OMAHA…MOVING NORTHEAST AT 50 MPH.

HAZARD…QUARTER SIZE HAIL AND 60 MPH WIND GUSTS.

SOURCE…RADAR INDICATED.

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

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE…PLATTSMOUTH…GLENWOOD…MALVERN…PACIFIC JUNCTION…MURRAY…UNION…NEHAWKA AND THURMAN.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

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