024  
WFUS53 KDMX 200056  
TORDMX  
IAC025-027-073-200130-  
/O.NEW.KDMX.TO.W.0010.170420T0056Z-170420T0130Z/  
 
BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED  
TORNADO WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA  
756 PM CDT WED APR 19 2017  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DES MOINES HAS ISSUED A  
 
* TORNADO WARNING FOR...  
NORTHWESTERN GREENE COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL IOWA...  
SOUTHEASTERN CALHOUN COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL IOWA...  
CENTRAL CARROLL COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL IOWA...  
 
* UNTIL 830 PM CDT.  
 
* AT 755 PM CDT, A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING A TORNADO  
WAS LOCATED NEAR CARROLL, MOVING NORTHEAST AT 50 MPH.  
 
HAZARD...TORNADO AND GOLF BALL SIZE HAIL.  
 
SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED ROTATION.  
 
IMPACT...FLYING DEBRIS WILL BE DANGEROUS TO THOSE CAUGHT WITHOUT  
SHELTER. MOBILE HOMES WILL BE DAMAGED OR DESTROYED.  
DAMAGE TO ROOFS, WINDOWS, AND VEHICLES WILL OCCUR. TREE  
DAMAGE IS LIKELY.  
 
* THIS DANGEROUS STORM WILL BE NEAR...  
CARROLL AROUND 805 PM CDT.  
GLIDDEN AROUND 810 PM CDT.  
 
OTHER LOCATIONS IMPACTED BY THIS TORNADIC THUNDERSTORM INCLUDE HOBBS  
COUNTY PARK, RALSTON, CHURDAN, LOHRVILLE, LIDDERDALE, TEMPLETON,  
ARTHUR N NEU AIRPORT, WILLEY, SWAN LAKE STATE PARK AND HALBUR.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
TAKE COVER NOW! MOVE TO A BASEMENT OR AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST  
FLOOR OF A STURDY BUILDING. AVOID WINDOWS. IF YOU ARE OUTDOORS, IN A  
MOBILE HOME, OR IN A VEHICLE, MOVE TO THE CLOSEST SUBSTANTIAL SHELTER  
AND PROTECT YOURSELF FROM FLYING DEBRIS.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 4189 9497 4205 9508 4233 9449 4210 9431  
TIME...MOT...LOC 0055Z 241DEG 43KT 4201 9494  
 
TORNADO...RADAR INDICATED  
HAIL...1.75IN  
 

 
 
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