Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Des Moines, IA

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Flood Statement
National Weather Service Des Moines IA
105 PM CDT Mon May 22 2017

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

  Affecting the following counties in Iowa...Polk

...The Flood Warning continues for all or portions of the following
rivers in Iowa...Raccoon River...North Raccoon River...

  Affecting the following counties in Iowa...Dallas...Greene...Polk

River forecasts include observed precipitation...as well as expected
precipitation over the next 24 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.

&&

IAC153-231805-
/O.EXT.KDMX.FL.W.0005.000000T0000Z-170526T0600Z/
/DESI4.1.ER.170521T1745Z.170522T0645Z.170525T0600Z.NO/
105 PM CDT Mon May 22 2017

...Flood Warning now in effect until early Thursday morning...

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Des Moines River at Des Moines SE 6th St...or From below the
  Center Street dam...to Runnells.
* Until early Thursday morning.
* At 12:00 PM Monday the stage was 24.0 feet...or 0.0 feet above
  Flood Stage.
* Flood Stage is 24.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and is forecast to continue.
* Forecast...rise to 24.1 feet...or 0.1 feet above Flood Stage...this
  evening. Then begin falling and go below Flood Stage early
  Thursday morning.
* Impact...At 24.0 feet...The bike trail is closed east of Water
  Street. Portions of other bike trails are also affected.

&&

LAT...LON 4159 9356 4152 9333 4145 9333 4154 9356
      4159 9366 4159 9356

$$

IAC153-231805-
/O.CON.KDMX.FL.W.0006.000000T0000Z-170524T0000Z/
/DEMI4.1.ER.170521T0912Z.170521T2300Z.170523T0000Z.NO/
105 PM CDT Mon May 22 2017

...Flood Warning remains in effect until this evening...

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Raccoon River at Des Moines Fleur Dr...or From Walnut Creek...
  to the Des Moines River.
* Until this evening.
* At 12:45 PM Monday the stage was 12.0 feet...or 0.0 feet below
  Flood Stage.
* Flood Stage is 12.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring.
* Forecast...to fall below flood stage this evening.
* Impact...At 12.0 feet...George Flagg Parkway is closed from Park
  Avenue to Southwest 30th Street.

&&

LAT...LON 4157 9361 4156 9368 4158 9367 4159 9362
      4157 9361

$$

IAC049-073-231804-
/O.CON.KDMX.FL.W.0007.000000T0000Z-170526T0600Z/
/PROI4.1.ER.170522T1751Z.170523T1200Z.170525T0600Z.NO/
105 PM CDT Mon May 22 2017

...Flood Warning remains in effect until early Thursday morning...

The Flood Warning continues for
  The North Raccoon River near Perry...or From the Greene-Dallas
  County line...to Adel.
* Until early Thursday morning.
* At 12:15 PM Monday the stage was 15.0 feet...or 0.0 feet below
  Flood Stage.
* Flood Stage is 15.0 feet.
* No flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...rise to Flood Stage midday today. Continue rising to
  15.4 feet...or 0.4 feet above Flood Stage...Tuesday morning. Then
  begin falling and go below Flood Stage early Thursday morning.
* Impact...At 15.0 feet...In Perry...farmland floods and the waste
  water treatment facility is affected. Near Adel...the fairgrounds
  and golf course are affected. Northwest of Adel...Sportsman Club
  Road and Midland Trail flood.

&&

LAT...LON 4159 9403 4186 9423 4186 9410 4161 9394
      4159 9403

$$




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