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Tornado Warning

Statement as of 6:18 PM CDT on August 26, 2016

Expires 8:00 PM EDT on August 26, 2016


The National Weather Service in Pleasant Hill has issued a

* Tornado Warning for...
southwestern Clinton County in northwestern Missouri...
northeastern Platte County in west central Missouri...
northwestern Clay County in west central Missouri...
southeastern Buchanan County in northwestern Missouri...

* until 700 PM CDT

* at 618 PM CDT... a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a
tornado was located over Camden Point... or near Platte
City... moving northeast at 25 mph.

Hazard... tornado.

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.

* Locations impacted include...
Smithville... Gower... Trimble... Edgerton...
Camden Point and Ridgely.

This includes Interstate 29 between mile markers 22 and 28.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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.


Lat... Lon 3939 9482 3946 9484 3963 9460 3944 9450
time... Mot... loc 2318z 238deg 20kt 3944 9479

Tornado... radar indicated
hail... <.75in


July


Tornado Watch

Statement as of 6:10 PM CDT on August 26, 2016

Expires 11:00 PM EDT on August 26, 2016


The NWS Storm Prediction Center has issued a

* Tornado Watch for portions of
extreme northeast Kansas
northwest Missouri

* effective this Friday evening from 610 PM until 1000 PM CDT.

* Primary threats include...
a couple tornadoes possible
isolated damaging wind gusts to 70 mph possible
isolated large hail events to 1 inch in diameter possible

Summary... a band of storms... some with supercell
characteristics... should persist for a few hours this evening across
northwest Missouri. The storm environment is marginally favorable
for a tornado or two... along with isolated damaging gusts and some
hail.

The Tornado Watch area is approximately along and 30 statute
miles north and south of a line from 10 miles north northwest of
Leavenworth Kansas to 15 miles east southeast of Chillicothe
Missouri. For a complete depiction of the watch see the
associated watch outline update (wous64 kwns wou8).

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Remember... a Tornado Watch means conditions are favorable for
tornadoes and severe thunderstorms in and close to the watch
area. Persons in these areas should be on the lookout for
threatening weather conditions and listen for later statements
and possible warnings.


Aviation... tornadoes and a few severe thunderstorms with hail
surface and aloft to 1 inch. Extreme turbulence and surface wind
gusts to 60 knots. A few cumulonimbi with maximum tops to 500.
Mean storm motion vector 26025.


... Thompson

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