Flash Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Des Moines, IA

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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLASH FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
315 PM CDT FRI AUG 28 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DES MOINES  HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  BLACK HAWK COUNTY IN NORTHEASTERN IOWA...

* UNTIL 915 PM CDT FRIDAY

* AT 312 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A THUNDERSTORM PRODUCING
  HEAVY RAIN ACROSS THE WARNED AREA. UP TO TWO INCHES OF RAIN HAVE
  ALREADY FALLEN. FLASH FLOODING IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN SHORTLY AND IS
  ANTICIPATED DURING RUSH HOUR TRAFFIC THIS AFTERNOON.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  WATERLOO...CEDAR FALLS...EVANSDALE...JESUP...LA PORTE CITY...
  HUDSON...ELK RUN HEIGHTS...WATERLOO MUNICIPAL AIRPORT...CROSSROADS
  MALL...UNI-DOME AND MCLEOD CENTER...WASHBURN...DUNKERTON...
  RAYMOND...GILBERTVILLE AND GEORGE WYTH STATE PARK.

ADDITIONAL RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF 3 TO 4 INCHES ARE POSSIBLE IN THE
WARNED AREA.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

KEEP CHILDREN AWAY FROM STORM DRAINS...CULVERTS...CREEKS AND STREAMS.
WATER LEVELS CAN RISE RAPIDLY AND SWEEP CHILDREN AWAY.

TURN AROUND...DONT DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.

&&

LAT...LON 4230 9253 4247 9253 4247 9255 4258 9255
      4264 9208 4247 9208 4247 9206 4230 9206

$$

PODRAZIK



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