Severe Thunderstorm Warning

Weather

April 12th, 2014 by Ric Hanson

625 PM CDT SAT APR 12 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN OMAHA HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR…
NORTHEASTERN MILLS COUNTY IN SOUTHWEST IOWA…
SOUTHEASTERN POTTAWATTAMIE COUNTY IN SOUTHWEST IOWA…

* UNTIL 700 PM CDT

* AT 624 PM CDT…A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED 7 MILES NORTH OF
GLENWOOD…OR 17 MILES SOUTHEAST OF OMAHA…MOVING NORTHEAST AT 25
MPH.

HAZARD…QUARTER SIZE HAIL.

SOURCE…RADAR INDICATED.

IMPACT…DAMAGE TO VEHICLES IS EXPECTED.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE…
OAKLAND…TREYNOR…CARSON… MACEDONIA…SILVER CITY…HANCOCK…
HENDERSON…MCCLELLAND…OLD TOWN PARK…
FARM CREEK PUBLIC WILDLIFE AREA AND BOTNA BEND PARK.

THIS INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING HIGHWAYS…
HIGHWAY 59 IN IOWA BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 41  AND 58 .
INTERSTATE 80 IN IOWA NEAR MILE MARKER 8.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

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