Des Moines, IA (50301)

7:32 PM CDT on August 21, 2017 (GMT -0500)
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Active Advisory: Special Weather Statement

Elev 814 ft 41.61 °N, 93.57 °W | Updated 22 seconds ago

Rain
Rain
66.1 °F
Feels Like 66.1 °F
N
2.0
Wind Variable Wind from SSW

Today
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--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
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Precip. -- in
Pressure 30.00 in
Visibility 3.0 miles
Clouds Overcast 4000 ft
Dew Point 63 °F
Humidity 91%
Rainfall 2.98 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:29 AM 8:04 PM
New Moon, 0% visible
SPECI KDSM 220027Z 08006KT 3SM +TSRA BR OVC040CB 19/18 A3000 RMK AO2 LTG DSNT W OCNL LTGICCG SE-SW TS SE-SW MOV E P0016 T01940183
Pressure 30.00 in
Visibility 3.0 miles
Clouds Overcast 4000 ft
Dew Point 63 °F
Humidity 91%
Rainfall 2.98 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:29 AM 8:04 PM
New Moon, 0% visible
SPECI KDSM 220027Z 08006KT 3SM +TSRA BR OVC040CB 19/18 A3000 RMK AO2 LTG DSNT W OCNL LTGICCG SE-SW TS SE-SW MOV E P0016 T01940183

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Special Weather Statement
Issued: 6:38 PM CDT Aug. 21, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Gusty winds moving out and to the southeast of the Des Moines
Metro...

At 635 PM CDT, Doppler radar was tracking strong thunderstorms along
a line extending from near Iowa Speedway to 6 miles south of Norwalk.
Movement was southeast at 40 mph.

Winds in excess of 40 mph will be possible with these storms. The
Des Moines Airport gusted to 43 mph around 6:25pm.

Locations impacted include...
Des Moines, West Des Moines, Newton, Indianola, Altoona, Oskaloosa,
Pella, Grinnell, Norwalk, Pleasant Hill, Knoxville, Montezuma,
Carlisle, Mitchellville, Colfax, Monroe, Pleasantville, Prairie City,
New Sharon and Melcher-Dallas.

Lat... Lon 4099 9316 4154 9373 4184 9291 4150 9241
      4133 9241
time... Mot... loc 2335z 318deg 37kt 4169 9297 4140 9372


Ansorge


638 PM CDT Mon Aug 21 2017

... Gusty winds moving out and to the southeast of the Des Moines
Metro...

At 635 PM CDT, Doppler radar was tracking strong thunderstorms along
a line extending from near Iowa Speedway to 6 miles south of Norwalk.
Movement was southeast at 40 mph.

Winds in excess of 40 mph will be possible with these storms. The
Des Moines Airport gusted to 43 mph around 6:25pm.

Locations impacted include...
Des Moines, West Des Moines, Newton, Indianola, Altoona, Oskaloosa,
Pella, Grinnell, Norwalk, Pleasant Hill, Knoxville, Montezuma,
Carlisle, Mitchellville, Colfax, Monroe, Pleasantville, Prairie City,
New Sharon and Melcher-Dallas.

Lat... Lon 4099 9316 4154 9373 4184 9291 4150 9241
      4133 9241
time... Mot... loc 2335z 318deg 37kt 4169 9297 4140 9372


Ansorge