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Severe Thunderstorm Warning Issued for Washington County Wednesday Afternoon

Posted: Wednesday, June 20th, 2018 at 4:30 pm
Author: KCII News


The KCII Severe Weather Action Team brought you live coverage of severe weather Wednesday afternoon.

A severe thunderstorm warning was issued at 3:13 p.m. for Washington, Louisa, Johnson, Iowa, and Keokuk Counties and expired at 4:15 p.m. Trained weather spotters reported a snapped power pole and crop damage a half mile west of West Chester. Kalona City Administrator Ryan Schlabaugh says Kalona received one inch of rain with the storm. Alliant Energy reported power outages for 27 customers in Kalona and 255 customers in Riverside. Five members of the KCII Severe Weather Action Team brought you live coverage of the storm. Had the power gone out, KCII would stay on the air with our emergency backup generators.