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NWS Des Moines 1h
Dry, cool and quiet into the weekend. Breezy NW winds Friday, then sunny with light winds Saturday. Temps warming through the weekend.
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NWS Des Moines 1h
Storms/showers to move out overnight. Lows 50 to 60, with breezy westerly to northwesterly winds.
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NWS Des Moines 3h
Replying to @SeverePlains
Good call, just noticed it wasn't you post. Thanks again for pointing it out though! We'll reach out to her.
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NWS Des Moines 3h
Replying to @SeverePlains
Thank you for sharing! Can we use these for possible use in training/spotter talks in the future?
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Taylor Kanost 6h
A viewer sent us this photo of a large tree down on main street in Emmetsburg
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NWS Des Moines 6h
Rockwell City observations...dropped 21°F in 30 minutes with a 61 mph wind gust: 6:40 PM 67°F WSW 26 G 50 mph 6:30 PM 76°F WSW 44 G 61 mph 6:20 PM 81°F WSW 21 G 34 mph 6:10 PM 88°F SSW 27 G 38 mph
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NWS Des Moines 6h
Replying to @jonny_ducati
Great video! How strong would you estimate the wind to be. Any damage?
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NWS Des Moines 6h
Replying to @catgrl31841
Thanks for the report!
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NWS Des Moines 6h
Fort Dodge area, get ready for strong winds! Rockwell City had a wind gust of 61 mph with trees and power lines down.
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NWS Des Moines 6h
Severe Thunderstorm Warning including Fort Dodge IA, Webster City IA, Gowrie IA until 7:15 PM CDT
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NWS Des Moines 6h
Severe Thunderstorm Warning including Forest City IA, Garner IA, Lake Mills IA until 7:15 PM CDT
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NWS Des Moines 6h
Severe Thunderstorm Warning including Fort Dodge IA, Humboldt IA, Eagle Grove IA until 7:15 PM CDT
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NWS Des Moines 6h
6:15 pm, 63 mph wind gust reported in Algona via automated observation.
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NWS Des Moines 7h
Any idea how strong the winds were at your location?
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Brian Burt 7h
⁩ ⁦⁩ ⁦⁩ 3 miles NE of Swea City, IA
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NWS Des Moines 7h
...Damaging Winds across Western Iowa... 5:52pm-Thunderstorms continue to move across the NW third of IA early this evening. Several have been severe with wind gusts of 55-65 mph, and a few even up to 75 mph. The area in blue includes a Severe Thunderstorm Watch until 11pm.
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NWS Des Moines 7h
Severe Thunderstorm Warning including Algona IA, Forest City IA, Garner IA until 6:30 PM CDT
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NWS Des Moines 7h
Severe Thunderstorm Warning including Pocahontas IA, West Bend IA, Rolfe IA until 6:15 PM CDT
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NWS Des Moines 7h
Severe Thunderstorm Warning including Carroll IA, Denison IA, Sac City IA until 6:30 PM CDT
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NWS Des Moines 7h
Severe Thunderstorm Warning including Emmetsburg IA, Graettinger IA, Ruthven IA until 6:15 PM CDT
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