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Severe Thunderstorm Warning until 2-a.m. (4/5) for NW Pott., S. Harrison Counties in Iowa

Weather

April 5th, 2021 by Ric Hanson

BULLETIN – IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Severe Thunderstorm Warning
National Weather Service Omaha/Valley Nebraska
128 AM CDT Mon Apr 5 2021

The National Weather Service in Omaha has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for…
Northwestern Pottawattamie County in southwestern Iowa…
Southern Harrison County in southwestern Iowa…
Southeastern Washington County in east central Nebraska…
Northeastern Douglas County in east central Nebraska…

* Until 200 AM CDT.

* At 127 AM CDT, outflow associated with weakening showers was
located along a line extending from near Kennard to Omaha to 6
miles north of Ralston, moving east at 25 mph.

HAZARD…65 mph wind gusts.

SOURCE…Radar indicated.

IMPACT…Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees.

* Locations impacted include…
Omaha, Fort Calhoun, Kennard, Carter Lake, Crescent, Desoto Bend
National Wildlife Refuge, Wilson Island State Park and Hitchcock
Nature Center.

This includes Interstate 29 between mile markers 58 and 68.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

For your protection move to an interior room on the lowest floor of a
building.