(Des Moines) The National Weather Service in Des Moines has issued a Severe Thunderstorm Watch for the following counties:
Adair, Adams, Appanoose, Cass, Clarke, Davis, Decatur, Lucas, Madison, Mahaska, Marion, Monroe, Ringgold, Taylor, Union, Wapello, Warren, and Wayne Counties until 7:00 p.m.
Forecasters say scattered thunderstorms will be possible for this area today before moving into the southeast third of Iowa overnight. A few of the storms may be severe with large hail and damaging winds as the primary threats.
June 16, 2012