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Severe Weather Info from Wednesday

December 16, 2021 6:34am

There were a total of eight tornado warnings issued yesterday (Wed) in northwest Iowa, as well as six severe thunderstorm warnings, according to Samantha Trellinger with the National Weather Service...(audio clip below)

Buena Vista County was under a Tornado Warning during the 5pm hour.

According to Trellinger, the temperature got as high as 66 degrees in Storm Lake yesterday, which is a record-breaker for December 15th.  Trellinger says the previous high temperature for Storm Lake on December 15th was 62 degrees in 1939.

The Storm Lake Airport recorded a peak wind gust of 68 yesterday.