Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Des Moines, IA

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Flood Statement
National Weather Service Des Moines IA
510 AM CST Wed Feb 22 2017

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

  Affecting the following counties in Iowa...Black Hawk

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.

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IAC013-231110-
/O.EXT.KDMX.FL.W.0001.170222T1244Z-170226T1000Z/
/CEDI4.1.ER.170222T1244Z.170223T1200Z.170225T1000Z.NO/
510 AM CST Wed Feb 22 2017

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

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Cedar River at Cedar Falls...or From the West Fork Cedar
  River...to the Cedar Falls-Waterloo city limits.
* Until early Saturday morning.
* At  4:45 AM Wednesday the stage was 87.6 feet...or 0.4 feet below
  Flood Stage.
* Flood Stage is 88.0 feet.
* No flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...rise to Flood Stage this morning. Continue rising to
  89.8 feet...or 1.8 feet above Flood Stage...Thursday morning. Then
  begin falling and go below Flood Stage early Saturday morning.
* Impact...At 89.7 feet...Water covers the road at 1712 and 1118
  Cottage Row Road.

&&

LAT...LON 4256 9238 4251 9245 4258 9255 4262 9255
      4262 9241 4256 9238

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