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Emergency Information

HAWK ALERT NWS issued a severe t-storm warning for Johnson County until 9:15 PM. Storm includes 70 MPH wind and hail. Seek safe shelter. More: e.uiowa.edu.

HAWK ALERT NWS issued a severe t-storm warning for Johnson County until 9:15 PM. Storm includes 70 MPH wind and hail. Seek safe shelter. More: e.uiowa.edu.

Situation Update(s): 

The National Weather Service has issued a Severe Thunderstorm Warning from 12/15/2021 8:08 PM to 9:15 PM CST for Johnson County, IA. More information.

12/15/2021 - 8:15pm

During a Severe Thunderstorm Warning: 

  • Take shelter indoors
  • Use caution while driving
  • Check forecast updates
  • Stay weather ready and have multiple methods in place to receive updates
12/15/2021 - 8:27pm

Due to the extreme winds included in the warning, CAMBUS will be suspending service until the warning expires. Subscribe to service alerts in the Transit app to receive notifications when CAMBUS service is affected. More information: transportation.uiowa.edu/severeweather

12/15/2021 - 8:33pm

NWS continues Severe Thunderstorm Warning for Cedar Rapids, Iowa City, and Marion until 9:15 p.m. CST.

12/15/2021 - 8:40pm

The National Weather Service has allowed the Severe Thunderstorm Warning including Johnson County to expire. 

The Tornado Watch remains in effect until 11 p.m. CST. 

Please continue to use caution and monitor additional updates from the National Weather Service at this link.

12/15/2021 - 9:15pm

Situation update: The NWS has canceled the tornado watch for Johnson County. 

12/15/2021 - 9:35pm
Status: 
Closed - Situation Resolved