336  
WWUS53 KMPX 050858  
SVSMPX  
 
SEVERE WEATHER STATEMENT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN MN  
358 AM CDT SUN AUG 5 2018  
 
MNC015-091-165-050915-  
/O.CON.KMPX.SV.W.0120.000000T0000Z-180805T0915Z/  
MARTIN MN-BROWN MN-WATONWAN MN-  
358 AM CDT SUN AUG 5 2018  
 
...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 415 AM CDT  
FOR NORTHERN MARTIN...SOUTHEASTERN BROWN AND WATONWAN COUNTIES...  
 
AT 356 AM CDT, A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED OVER SOUTH BRANCH,  
OR 19 MILES NORTH OF FAIRMONT, MOVING EAST AT 45 MPH.  
 
HAZARD...60 MPH WIND GUSTS AND HALF DOLLAR SIZE HAIL.  
 
SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.  
 
IMPACT...HAIL DAMAGE TO VEHICLES IS EXPECTED. EXPECT WIND DAMAGE TO  
ROOFS, SIDING, AND TREES.  
 
LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...  
ST. JAMES, MADELIA, TRUMAN, BUTTERFIELD, HANSKA, COMFREY, LEWISVILLE,  
SOUTH BRANCH, ORMSBY, DARFUR, ODIN AND LA SALLE.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
FOR YOUR PROTECTION MOVE TO AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST FLOOR OF A  
BUILDING.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 4378 9486 4411 9486 4411 9499 4413 9499  
4420 9438 4377 9437  
TIME...MOT...LOC 0856Z 272DEG 37KT 4392 9453  
 
HAIL...1.25IN  
WIND...60MPH  
 

 
 
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