Special Weather Statement

Published 08/24 2016 07:15PM

Updated 08/24 2016 07:15PM

Issued at: 08/24/2016 7:09:00 PM CDT
Expires on: 08/24/2016 8:15:00 PM CDT
Counties affected: Washington IAC095-107-183-250115- KEOKUK-IOWA-WASHINGTON- 709 PM CDT WED AUG 24 2016 ...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL AFFECT KEOKUK...IOWA AND WESTERN WASHINGTON COUNTIES UNTIL 815 PM CDT... AT 708 PM CDT...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED NEAR OSKALOOSA... MOVING EAST AT 35 MPH. WINDS IN EXCESS OF 40 MPH ARE POSSIBLE WITH THIS STORM. LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE... WASHINGTON...SIGOURNEY...WILLIAMSBURG...WELLMAN...NORTH ENGLISH... HEDRICK...BRIGHTON...WHAT CHEER...RICHLAND...DELTA...KESWICK... SOUTH ENGLISH...PARNELL...MILLERSBURG...HARPER...MARTINSBURG... KINROSS...HAYESVILLE...COPPOCK AND CONROY. THIS INCLUDES INTERSTATE 80 IN IOWA BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 205 AND 229. TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS ALSO OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM...AND MAY CAUSE LOCALIZED FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED ROADWAYS. FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM. LIGHTNING CAN STRIKE 10 MILES AWAY FROM A THUNDERSTORM. SEEK A SAFE SHELTER INSIDE A BUILDING OR VEHICLE. LAT...LON 4151 9241 4151 9230 4170 9230 4179 9183 4151 9183 4151 9176 4116 9164 4116 9241 TIME...MOT...LOC 0008Z 253DEG 33KT 4137 9259 $$

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