Ira, IA (50127)

7:31 PM CDT on August 21, 2017 (GMT -0500)
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Active Advisory: Special Weather Statement

Elev 876 ft 41.65 °N, 93.10 °W | Updated 1 minute ago

Overcast
Overcast
65.2 °F
Feels Like 65.2 °F
N
0.0
Wind Variable Wind from South

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
High -- | Low -- °F
Precip. -- in
Pressure 30.01 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Scattered Clouds 300 ft
Mostly Cloudy 4900 ft
Overcast 7000 ft
Dew Point 63 °F
Humidity 95%
Rainfall 1.03 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:27 AM 8:03 PM
New Moon, 0% visible
METAR KTNU 220015Z AUTO 35008KT 10SM SCT003 BKN049 OVC070 19/17 A3001 RMK AO2 PWINO
Pressure 30.01 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Scattered Clouds 300 ft
Mostly Cloudy 4900 ft
Overcast 7000 ft
Dew Point 63 °F
Humidity 95%
Rainfall 1.03 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:27 AM 8:03 PM
New Moon, 0% visible
METAR KTNU 220015Z AUTO 35008KT 10SM SCT003 BKN049 OVC070 19/17 A3001 RMK AO2 PWINO

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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


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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

626 PM CDT Mon Aug 21 2017

... Strong winds moving towards Black Hawk, Tama, and Poweshiek
counties...

At 625 PM CDT, Doppler radar was tracking strong thunderstorms along
a line extending from Parkersburg to 11 miles southeast of Eldora to
near Conrad to 7 miles west of Baxter. Movement was east at 45 mph.

Wind gusts of 50 to 55 mph will be possible with these storms. Iowa
Falls Airport gusted to 56 mph around 5:55pm.

Locations impacted include...
Waterloo, Cedar Falls, Marshalltown, Grinnell, Grundy Center, Toledo,
Evansdale, Tama, Jesup, La Porte City, Hudson, Parkersburg, traer,
Reinbeck, State Center, Dysart, dike, Aplington, Elk Run Heights and
Conrad.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Torrential rainfall is also occurring with these storms, and may lead
to localized flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded
roadways.


Lat... Lon 4230 9230 4195 9230 4165 9261 4185 9333
      4224 9307 4265 9288 4263 9208 4230 9206
time... Mot... loc 2325z 273deg 38kt 4258 9279 4224 9294 4223 9294 4182
9330


Ansorge

626 PM CDT Mon Aug 21 2017

... Strong winds moving towards Black Hawk, Tama, and Poweshiek
counties...

At 625 PM CDT, Doppler radar was tracking strong thunderstorms along
a line extending from Parkersburg to 11 miles southeast of Eldora to
near Conrad to 7 miles west of Baxter. Movement was east at 45 mph.

Wind gusts of 50 to 55 mph will be possible with these storms. Iowa
Falls Airport gusted to 56 mph around 5:55pm.

Locations impacted include...
Waterloo, Cedar Falls, Marshalltown, Grinnell, Grundy Center, Toledo,
Evansdale, Tama, Jesup, La Porte City, Hudson, Parkersburg, traer,
Reinbeck, State Center, Dysart, dike, Aplington, Elk Run Heights and
Conrad.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Torrential rainfall is also occurring with these storms, and may lead
to localized flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded
roadways.


Lat... Lon 4230 9230 4195 9230 4165 9261 4185 9333
      4224 9307 4265 9288 4263 9208 4230 9206
time... Mot... loc 2325z 273deg 38kt 4258 9279 4224 9294 4223 9294 4182
9330


Ansorge