Severe Thunderstorm Warning until 6:30-p.m. for Fremont County

Weather

May 25th, 2015 by Ric Hanson

544 PM CDT MON MAY 25 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN OMAHA HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR…
SOUTHWESTERN FREMONT COUNTY IN SOUTHWESTERN IOWA…
NORTHWESTERN NEMAHA COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN NEBRASKA…
EASTERN OTOE COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN NEBRASKA…

* UNTIL 630 PM CDT

* AT 544 PM CDT…A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED 7 MILES EAST OF TALMAGE…OR 27 MILES WEST OF TARKIO…MOVING NORTHEAST AT 30 MPH.

HAZARD…PING PONG BALL SIZE HAIL AND 60 MPH WIND GUSTS.

SOURCE…RADAR INDICATED.

IMPACT…PEOPLE AND ANIMALS OUTDOORS WILL BE INJURED. EXPECT HAIL DAMAGE TO ROOFS…SIDING…WINDOWS AND VEHICLES. EXPECT
WIND DAMAGE TO ROOFS…SIDING AND TREES.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE…
NEBRASKA CITY…AUBURN…HAMBURG…PERU…RIVERTON…BROCK…
JULIAN…CAMP CATRON AND WAUBONSIE STATE PARK.

THIS INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING HIGHWAYS…
HIGHWAY 136 IN NEBRASKA NEAR MILE MARKER 230.
HIGHWAY 2 IN NEBRASKA BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 504 AND 508.
HIGHWAY 75 IN NEBRASKA BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 29 AND 51.
INTERSTATE 29 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 1 AND 15.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

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