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Des Moines County, IA

Severe Weather Statement issued for Des Moines by NWS
 12 days ago

Cover picture for the articleEffective: 2021-06-11 14:46:00 CDT Expires: 2021-06-11 15:15:00 CDT Urgency: Immediate Severity: Severe Certainty: Observed Target Area: Des Moines A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 315 PM CDT FOR NORTHERN HANCOCK...SOUTHERN HENDERSON AND SOUTHEASTERN DES MOINES COUNTIES At 246 PM CDT, a severe thunderstorm was located over Gulf Port, or over Burlington, moving southeast at 15 mph. HAZARD...60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. SOURCE...Trained weather spotters. IMPACT...Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include Burlington, West Burlington, Stronghurst, Carman, Terre Haute, Gulf Port, Iowa Army Ammunition Plant, Disco, Lomax, Media, Lone Tree, Carthage Lake, Shokokon, Spring Grove, Heapsville, Starr`s Cave Park and Preserve, Burlington Regional Airport, Henderson County Fairgrounds, Olena and Des Moines County Fairgrounds. HAIL...0.75IN WIND...60MPH