Severe storms moving into Mills and Montgomery Counties

The National Weather Service in Omaha has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for…
Northwestern Montgomery County in southwestern Iowa…
Mills County in southwestern Iowa…
Pottawattamie County in southwestern Iowa…

* Until 730 PM CDT

* At 643 PM CDT, severe thunderstorms were located along a line
extending from 6 miles southeast of Missouri Valley to Pacific
Junction, moving east at 50 mph.

HAZARD…70 mph wind gusts and half dollar size hail.

SOURCE…Radar indicated.

IMPACT…Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect considerable
tree damage. Wind damage is also likely to mobile homes,
roofs, and outbuildings.

* Locations impacted include…
Eastern Council Bluffs, Red Oak, Glenwood, Oakland, Avoca, Malvern,
Treynor, Underwood, Carson, Shelby, Minden, Pacific Junction,
Emerson, Macedonia, Neola, Silver City, Hancock, Henderson,
Hastings and McClelland.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

Prepare immediately for large hail and damaging winds. People outside
should move immediately to shelter inside a strong building. Stay
away from windows.

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