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Displaying AFOS PIL: SPSDMX Received: 2018-06-14 11:36 UTC

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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Des Moines IA
636 AM CDT THU JUN 14 2018
Humboldt IA-Palo Alto IA-Story IA-Boone IA-Marion IA-Jasper IA-
Polk IA-Hamilton IA-Wright IA-Calhoun IA-Webster IA-Pocahontas IA-
Warren IA-
636 AM CDT THU JUN 14 2018

...Heavy Rain Across Portions of Central Iowa This Morning...

At 635 AM CDT, Doppler radar was tracking strong thunderstorms along
a line extending from near Rush Lake to 13 miles east of Gowrie to 6
miles north of Bondurant. Movement was northeast at 5 mph.

Rainfall amounts up to three inches will be possible with these
storms leading to localized street flooding.

Locations impacted include...
Des Moines, Ames, Ankeny, Urbandale, Fort Dodge, Johnston, Altoona,
Boone, Pleasant Hill, Webster City, Nevada, Pocahontas, Dakota City,
Windsor Heights, Humboldt, Carlisle, Bondurant, Story City, Polk City
and Huxley.


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

Frequent cloud to ground lightning is occurring with these storms.
Lightning can strike 10 miles away from a thunderstorm. Seek a safe
shelter inside a building or vehicle.


LAT...LON 4294 9444 4291 9444 4291 9438 4250 9368
      4149 9296 4146 9361 4178 9381 4186 9382
      4186 9387 4221 9410 4262 9492 4321 9491
TIME...MOT...LOC 1135Z 222DEG 5KT 4289 9491 4230 9402 4179 9350