Tuesday, June 14, 2011
Severe Storm Warnings
A Severe Thunderstorm Warning remains in effect for eastern Dallas and northwestern Polk counties until 145 am ... At 110 am ...Doppler radar indicated a severe thunderstorm capable of producing quarter size hail. This storm was located near Dallas Center...or 17 miles west of Des Moines...moving northeast at 25 mph. Locations impacted include... Grimes...Perry...Woodward...Minburn...Granger and Bouton. This includes Interstate 80 between mile markers 120 and 121. Prepare for large hail and deadly cloud to ground lightning. People outside should move to a reinforced building and away from windows. Torrential rainfall is also occurring with this storm...and may lead to flash flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded roadways. Turn around Don't drown.