Dakota City, IA (50529)

10:37 PM CDT on August 17, 2019 (GMT -0500)
KIADAKOT1 | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Severe Thunderstorm Watch

Elev 1130 ft 42.72 °N, 94.20 °W | Updated 5 minutes ago

Partly Cloudy
Partly Cloudy
71.4 °F
Feels Like 71.4 °F
N
1
Wind Variable Wind from West
Gusts 1.0 mph

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
High -- | Low -- °F
Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.80 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Dew Point 68 °F
Humidity 89%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:25 AM 8:15 PM
Waning Gibbous, 94% visible
METAR KFOD 180256Z AUTO 15007KT 10SM CLR 23/21 A2974 RMK AO2 SLP089 T02280206 55004
Pressure 29.80 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Dew Point 68 °F
Humidity 89%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:25 AM 8:15 PM
Waning Gibbous, 94% visible
METAR KFOD 180256Z AUTO 15007KT 10SM CLR 23/21 A2974 RMK AO2 SLP089 T02280206 55004

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Severe Thunderstorm Watch
Issued: 10:16 PM CDT Aug. 17, 2019 – National Weather Service


The National Weather Service has issued Severe Thunderstorm Watch
595 in effect until 5 am CDT Sunday for the following areas

In Iowa this watch includes 16 counties

In central Iowa

Hamilton Hardin Webster

In north central Iowa

Cerro Gordo Franklin Hancock
Humboldt Kossuth Winnebago
Worth Wright

In northwest Iowa

Emmet Palo Alto Pocahontas

In west central Iowa

Calhoun SAC

This includes the cities of Ackley, Algona, Belmond, Britt,
Clarion, Clear Lake, Eagle Grove, early, Eldora, Emmetsburg,
Estherville, Fonda, Forest City, Fort Dodge, Garner,
Gilmore City, Hampton, Humboldt, Iowa Falls, Kanawha, Lake City,
Lake Mills, Lake View, Laurens, Manly, Manson, Mason City,
Northwood, Odebolt, Pocahontas, Pomeroy, Rockwell City, Rolfe,
SAC City, Schaller, Wall Lake, and Webster City.

* Primary threats include...

scattered damaging winds likely with isolated significant gusts
   to 75 mph possible.
Scattered large hail and isolated very large hail events to 2
   inches in diameter possible.
A tornado or two possible.

Probability table:
prob of 2 or more tornadoes : 20%
prob of 1 or more strong /EF2-EF5/ tornadoes : 05%
prob of 10 or more severe wind events : 70%
prob of 1 or more wind events >= 75 mph : 30%
prob of 10 or more severe hail events : 40%
prob of 1 or more hail events >= 2 inches : 30%
prob of 6 or more combined severe hail/wind events : 90%
mean storm motion /mph/ : E 35


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