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    Thunderstorm in Siouxland!

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    Hope these came out. This is the thunderstorm that rolled through Siouxland at approx. 7 p.m. and is still going on. The first shots are looking West towards Sioux City at the sunset. The others are Northwest of Moville and on Main Street of Moville. All of which were taken on by me on my camera phone.


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    Re: Thunderstorm in Siouxland!

    They work.

    We had huge winds in Omaha at same time as air was coming out of the west.


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    Re: Thunderstorm in Siouxland!

    Thanks Wesley. I was in a hurry to get back to my apartment...didn't have my SLR to use so I made due.


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    Re: Thunderstorm in Siouxland!

    watch out, cydude might be mad that your reporting about weather outside of ames



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    Re: Thunderstorm in Siouxland!

    Mapleton got smoked. Hopefully everyone is ok. SC has gotten fairly lucky tonight.



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    Re: Thunderstorm in Siouxland!

    Quote Originally Posted by brother bob View Post
    Hope these came out. This is the thunderstorm that rolled through Siouxland at approx. 7 p.m. and is still going on. The first shots are looking West towards Sioux City at the sunset. The others are Northwest of Moville and on Main Street of Moville. All of which were taken on by me on my camera phone.
    Man, I have not been in Moville in forever. My dad grew up there and my grandma lived there before she passed. Still have an aunt and uncle there.

    It has not changed judging by your picture.



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    Re: Thunderstorm in Siouxland!

    Early was hit hard


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    Re: Thunderstorm in Siouxland!

    Fiiring up again in the Sioux area.


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    Re: Thunderstorm in Siouxland!

    Quote Originally Posted by Wesley View Post
    Fiiring up again in the Sioux area.
    yeah, Mapleton had a tornado rip through town, but no serious injuries, thankfully...we were waiting at Mercy for the worst, but there were no trauma calls...we dodged a big bullet..otherwise, I'd still be working...



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    Re: Thunderstorm in Siouxland!

    Anybody know how bad damage was Mapleton? I have a friend who owns a bodyshop in that town.



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    Re: Thunderstorm in Siouxland!

    Quote Originally Posted by Bobber View Post
    Anybody know how bad damage was Mapleton? I have a friend who owns a bodyshop in that town.
    from the sound of it parts of town are completely gone.



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    Re: Thunderstorm in Siouxland!

    Mapleton made the national news. One of my clinics is over there and I havent heard yet if its still around.



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    Re: Thunderstorm in Siouxland!

    Quote Originally Posted by bos View Post
    Mapleton made the national news. One of my clinics is over there and I havent heard yet if its still around.
    Yep, here's the CNN video:

    Iowa county declared disaster area after tornado - CNN.com


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    Re: Thunderstorm in Siouxland!

    We had hail here for about twenty minutes at 3 a.m.

    Too bad for Mapelton


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