Event: Tornado Warning
Sender Name: NWS Sioux Falls SD
WEA Text: Tornado Warning in this area til 9:00 PM CDT. Take shelter now. Check local media. -NWS
Description: The National Weather Service in Sioux Falls has issued a
* Tornado Warning for…
Western Clay County in northwestern Iowa…
Eastern O’Brien County in northwestern Iowa…
* Until 900 PM CDT
* At 837 PM CDT, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado
was located over Primghar, or 13 miles east of Sheldon, moving
southeast at 25 mph.
HAZARD…Tornado and hail up to two inches in diameter.
SOURCE…Radar indicated rotation.
IMPACT…Flying debris will be dangerous to those caught without
shelter. Mobile homes will be damaged or destroyed.
Damage to roofs, windows, and vehicles will occur. Tree
damage is likely.
* This dangerous storm will be near…
Sutherland around 900 PM CDT.
Other locations impacted by this tornadic thunderstorm include
Instruction: TAKE COVER NOW! Move to a basement or an interior room on the lowest
floor of a sturdy building. Avoid windows. If you are outdoors, in a
mobile home, or in a vehicle, move to the closest substantial shelter
and protect yourself from flying debris.
Heavy rainfall may hide this tornado. Do not wait to see or hear the
tornado. TAKE COVER NOW!
Tornadoes are extremely difficult to see and confirm at night. Do not
wait to see or hear the tornado. TAKE COVER NOW!
Link to more Info: http://www.weather.gov
Area Description: Clay; O’Brien
Message Identifier: NWS-IDP-PROD-2491467-2324620
CAP MessageType: Alert
Added note: – Tornado warnngs