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Severe Thunderstorm Watch until 4-a.m.Tuesday

Weather

June 16th, 2014 by Ric Hanson

NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER NORMAN OK

955 PM CDT MON JUN 16 2014

SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH 309 IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 400 AM CDT

IOWA COUNTIES INCLUDED ARE: ADAIR AUDUBON BOONE BUENA VISTA CALHOUN CARROLL CASS CHEROKEE CRAWFORD DALLAS GREENE GUTHRIE HAMILTON HARRISON IDA JASPER MADISON MAHASKA MARION MARSHALL MONONA PLYMOUTH POCAHONTAS POLK POWESHIEK SAC SHELBY STORY TAMA WARREN WEBSTER WOODBURY.

Strong winds to continue over western Iowa/Tornado Watch continues

Weather

June 16th, 2014 by Ric Hanson

AREA COUNTIES: SAC-CRAWFORD-CARROLL- AUDUBON-GUTHRIE-CASS-ADAIR-ADAMS-UNION

STRONG SOUTH WINDS HAVE DEVELOPED OVER WESTERN IOWA. SUSTAINED WIND SPEEDS HAVE INCREASED TO BETWEEN 25 AND 35 MPH WITH WIND GUSTS IN EXCESS OF 45 MPH. THESE STRONG WINDS WILL BE CAPABLE OF SNAPPING SMALL TREE BRANCHES AND MOVING LOOSE OBJECTS. THESE WINDS ARE NOT ASSOCIATED WITH THUNDERSTORMS BUT IF STORMS DO APPROACH YOUR AREA WIND GUSTS COULD EASILY EXCEED 55 MPH. BE PREPARED TO ACT QUICKLY IF STORMS APPROACH YOUR AREA TODAY. LARGE HAIL…DAMAGING WIND…HEAVY RAINFALL AND TORNADOES ARE ALL POSSIBLE WITH THUNDERSTORMS.

TORNADO WATCH 303 CONTINUES UNTIL 10 PM CDT FOR THE FOLLOWING COUNTIES: HARRISON SHELBY MONONA.

TORNADO WATCH 305 IS IN EFFECT (EXTENDED) UNTIL 1200 AM CDT FOR THE FOLLOWING COUNTIES: AUDUBON CARROLL CRAWFORD DALLAS GUTHRIE AND SAC.

Tornado Watch expanded to Harrison and Shelby Counties

Weather

June 16th, 2014 by Ric Hanson

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HAS ISSUED TORNADO WATCH 303 IN EFFECT UNTIL 10-PM CDT THIS EVENING FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS: IN IOWA THIS WATCH INCLUDES 3 COUNTIES… HARRISON SHELBY and MONONA.

THIS IS AN EXTENSION OF THE WATCH (#302) THAT REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8-PM FOR THE FOLLOWING COUNTIES IN OUR LISTENING AREA: AUDUBON CARROLL CRAWFORD DALLAS GUTHRIE AND SAC.

Severe Thunderstorm Watch Cancelled – Tornado Watch remains

Weather

June 16th, 2014 by Ric Hanson

Severe Thunderstorm Watch #301 that was in effect for four western Iowa counties until 2-p.m. has been cancelled. A Tornado Watch (#302)  remains in effect until 8-p.m. for the following counties in the KJAN listening area…

AUDUBON CARROLL  CRAWFORD DALLAS GUTHRIE and SAC.

Severe T-storm warning Crawford/Carroll/Audubon Counties

Weather

June 16th, 2014 by Ric Hanson

NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
107 PM CDT MON JUN 16 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DES MOINES  HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...
  SOUTHERN CRAWFORD COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL IOWA...
  WESTERN CARROLL COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL IOWA...
  NORTHWESTERN AUDUBON COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL IOWA...

* UNTIL 215 PM CDT

* AT 107 PM CDT...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED 6 MILES SOUTHWEST
  OF EARLING...OR 22 MILES SOUTHWEST OF DENISON...MOVING NORTHEAST AT
  25 MPH.

  HAZARD...HALF DOLLAR SIZE HAIL.

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

  IMPACT...DAMAGE TO VEHICLES IS EXPECTED.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  DENISON...MANNING...DUNLAP...MANILLA...DOW CITY...ARCADIA...VAIL...
  TEMPLETON...WESTSIDE...HALBUR...ARION...GRAY...BUCK GROVE...
  ASPINWALL...DENISON MUNICIPAL AIRPORT AND MANNING MUNICIPAL
  AIRPORT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A TORNADO WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR THE WARNED AREA. TORNADOES CAN
DEVELOP QUICKLY FROM SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS. ALTHOUGH A TORNADO IS NOT
IMMEDIATELY LIKELY...IF ONE IS SPOTTED...ACT QUICKLY AND MOVE TO A
PLACE OF SAFETY INSIDE A STURDY STRUCTURE...SUCH AS A BASEMENT OR
SMALL INTERIOR ROOM.

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

TO REPORT SEVERE WEATHER CONTACT YOUR NEAREST LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCY.
THEY WILL SEND YOUR REPORT TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE OFFICE IN
DES MOINES .

Severe Thunderstorm Warning for Western Shelby/Eastern Harrison Co.

Weather

June 16th, 2014 by Ric Hanson

BULLETIN – IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE OMAHA/VALLEY NEBRASKA
1241 PM CDT MON JUN 16 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN OMAHA HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR…
WESTERN SHELBY COUNTY IN SOUTHWEST IOWA…
EASTERN HARRISON COUNTY IN SOUTHWEST IOWA…

* UNTIL 130 PM CDT

* AT 1241 PM CDT…A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED 7 MILES
NORTHWEST OF PERSIA…OR 27 MILES SOUTHWEST OF DENISON…MOVING
NORTHEAST AT 30 MPH.

HAZARD…GOLF BALL SIZE HAIL.

SOURCE…RADAR INDICATED.

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

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE…
EARLING…IRWIN…PERSIA…DEFIANCE…WOODBINE…DUNLAP…PANAMA…
PORTSMOUTH…WESTPHALIA…TENNANT…KIRKMAN…SCHABEN PARK AND
MANTENO RECREATION AREA.

THIS INCLUDES HIGHWAY 59 IN IOWA BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 80 AND 91.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

THIS IS A DANGEROUS STORM. PREPARE IMMEDIATELY FOR LARGE DESTRUCTIVE
HAIL CAPABLE OF PRODUCING SIGNIFICANT DAMAGE. PEOPLE OUTSIDE SHOULD
MOVE TO A SHELTER…INSIDE A STRONG BUILDING AND AWAY FROM WINDOWS.

Tornado Watch until 8-p.m.

Weather

June 16th, 2014 by Ric Hanson

BULLETIN – IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
TORNADO WATCH OUTLINE UPDATE FOR WT 302
NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER NORMAN OK
1225 PM CDT MON JUN 16 2014

TORNADO WATCH 302 IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 800 PM CDT FOR THE
FOLLOWING LOCATIONS:  IOWA COUNTIES INCLUDED ARE….

AUDUBON BOONE BUENA VISTA
CALHOUN CARROLL CHEROKEE
CLAY CRAWFORD DALLAS
DICKINSON EMMET GREENE
GUTHRIE HAMILTON HANCOCK
HUMBOLDT IDA KOSSUTH
LYON O’BRIEN OSCEOLA
PALO ALTO PLYMOUTH POCAHONTAS
SAC SIOUX WEBSTER
WINNEBAGO WOODBURY WRIGHT

Severe Thunderstorm Watch Update (Adds Shelby County)

Weather

June 16th, 2014 by Ric Hanson

SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH OUTLINE UPDATE FOR WS 301
NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER NORMAN OK
1224 PM CDT MON JUN 16 2014

SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH 301 REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 200 PM CDT
FOR THE FOLLOWING LOCATIONS

. IOWA COUNTIES INCLUDED ARE

HARRISON LYON MONONA
PLYMOUTH POTTAWATTAMIE SHELBY
SIOUX WOODBURY

Severe Thunderstorm Warning: SW Harison County

Weather

June 16th, 2014 by Ric Hanson

BULLETIN – IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE OMAHA/VALLEY NEBRASKA
1142 AM CDT MON JUN 16 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN OMAHA HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR…
SOUTHWESTERN HARRISON COUNTY IN SOUTHWEST IOWA…
SOUTHEASTERN BURT COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL NEBRASKA…
CENTRAL WASHINGTON COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL NEBRASKA…

* UNTIL 1215 PM CDT

* AT 1142 AM CDT…A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED NEAR KENNARD…
OR 21 MILES NORTHWEST OF OMAHA…MOVING NORTHEAST AT 40 MPH.

HAZARD…QUARTER SIZE HAIL.

SOURCE…RADAR INDICATED.

IMPACT…DAMAGE TO VEHICLES IS EXPECTED.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE…
BLAIR…MONDAMIN…KENNARD…MODALE AND HERMAN.

THIS INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING HIGHWAYS…
HIGHWAY 30 IN IOWA BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 1 AND 5.
HIGHWAY 30 IN NEBRASKA BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 438 AND 450.
HIGHWAY 75 IN NEBRASKA BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 111 AND 129.
INTERSTATE 29 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 79 AND 92.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

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

Severe Thunderstorm Warning: Harrison, NW Pott Counties

Weather

June 16th, 2014 by Ric Hanson

BULLETIN – IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE OMAHA/VALLEY NEBRASKA
1134 AM CDT MON JUN 16 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN OMAHA HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR…
SOUTHWESTERN HARRISON COUNTY IN SOUTHWEST IOWA…
NORTHWESTERN POTTAWATTAMIE COUNTY IN SOUTHWEST IOWA…
EASTERN WASHINGTON COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL NEBRASKA…
DOUGLAS COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL NEBRASKA…

* UNTIL 1230 PM CDT

* AT 1134 AM CDT…A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED OVER ELKHORN…
OR 10 MILES WEST OF OMAHA…MOVING NORTHEAST AT 30 MPH.

HAZARD…GOLF BALL SIZE HAIL.

SOURCE…RADAR INDICATED.

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

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE…
WESTERN OMAHA…BLAIR…VALLEY…FORT CALHOUN…WATERLOO…
KENNARD…ELKHORN…MILLARD…BENNINGTON…BOYS TOWN…
WASHINGTON…DESOTO BEND NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE AND WILSON ISLAND
STATE PARK.

THIS INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING HIGHWAYS…
HIGHWAY 275 IN NEBRASKA NEAR MILE MARKER 167.
HIGHWAY 30 IN IOWA BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 1 AND 5.
HIGHWAY 30 IN NEBRASKA BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 441 AND 450.
HIGHWAY 75 IN NEBRASKA BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 97 AND 117.
INTERSTATE 29 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 66 AND 74.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

THIS STORM IS PRODUCING LARGE HAIL. SEEK SHELTER NOW INSIDE A STURDY
STRUCTURE AND STAY AWAY FROM WINDOWS.