Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Des Moines, IA

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Flood Statement
National Weather Service Des Moines IA
544 AM CDT Fri Oct 20 2017

...The Flood Warning has been cancelled for all or portions of the
following rivers in Iowa...West Fork Des Moines River...

  Affecting the following counties in Iowa...Emmet

River forecasts include observed precipitation, as well as expected
precipitation over the next 48 hours.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

If you encounter a flooded area, turn around and find an alternate
route. Turn around, do not drown.

More information--including impact statements and crest
histories--is available on the Web at...  www.weather.gov/desmoines.
Click on the Rivers and Lakes link.

&&

IAC063-201114-
/O.CAN.KDMX.FL.W.0009.000000T0000Z-171021T0330Z/
/ESVI4.1.ER.171007T0607Z.171012T0645Z.171020T0325Z.NO/
544 AM CDT Fri Oct 20 2017

...Flood Warning is cancelled...

The Flood Warning is cancelled for
  The West Fork Des Moines River at Estherville, or From the
  Iowa-Minnesota border...to near Wallingford.
* At  5:00 AM Friday the stage was 7.8 feet, or 0.2 feet below Flood
  Stage.
* Forecast...fall to 7.5 feet Saturday morning.
* Impact...At 7.0 feet, Mike Mickelson Park South of Iowa 9 floods.
  North Riverside Park North of Iowa 9 floods. Backwater from the
  river causes School Creek to affect the low areas of Valley Drive.

&&

LAT...LON 4326 9483 4350 9491 4350 9485 4326 9471
      4326 9483

$$




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