Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Des Moines, IA

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
814 PM CDT SAT APR 30 2016

...The National Weather Service in Des Moines has issued a Flood
Warning for all or portions of the following rivers in Iowa...Des
Moines River...West Fork Des Moines River...Raccoon River...North
Raccoon River...

  Affecting the following counties in Iowa...Dallas...Emmet...
  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.

&&

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814 PM CDT SAT APR 30 2016

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

The National Weather Service in Des Moines has issued a
* Flood Warning for
  The Des Moines River at Des Moines SE 6th St...or From below the
  Center Street dam...to Runnells.
* Until early Saturday morning.
* At  7:00 PM Saturday the stage was 20.9 feet...or 3.1 feet below
  Flood Stage.
* Flood Stage is 24.0 feet.
* No flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...rise to Flood Stage Sunday afternoon. Continue rising to
  25.9 feet...or 1.9 feet above Flood Stage...Tuesday evening. Then
  begin falling and go below Flood Stage early Saturday morning.
* Impact...At  26.0 feet...The levee gate is closed at Southeast 4th
  Street and Shaw Street.

&&

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

$$

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814 PM CDT SAT APR 30 2016

...Flood Warning in effect until Friday evening...

The National Weather Service in Des Moines has issued a
* Flood Warning for
  The West Fork Des Moines River at Estherville...or From the
  Iowa-Minnesota border...to near Wallingford.
* Until Friday evening.
* At  7:00 PM Saturday the stage was 7.5 feet...or 0.5 feet below
  Flood Stage.
* Flood Stage is 8.0 feet.
* No flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...rise to Flood Stage Sunday morning. Continue rising to
  8.6 feet...or 0.6 feet above Flood Stage...Monday evening. Then
  begin falling and go below Flood Stage Friday evening.
* 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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814 PM CDT SAT APR 30 2016

...Flood Warning in effect until Friday afternoon...

The National Weather Service in Des Moines has issued a
* Flood Warning for
  The Raccoon River at Des Moines Fleur Dr...or From Walnut Creek...
  to the Des Moines River.
* Until Friday afternoon.
* At  7:45 PM Saturday the stage was 9.3 feet...or 2.7 feet below
  Flood Stage.
* Flood Stage is 12.0 feet.
* No flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...rise to Flood Stage Sunday morning. Continue rising to
  14.5 feet...or 2.5 feet above Flood Stage...Tuesday afternoon.
  Then begin falling and go below Flood Stage Friday afternoon.
* Impact...At  13.5 feet...Water affects the low areas of Water Works
  Park.

&&

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

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814 PM CDT SAT APR 30 2016

...Flood Warning in effect until Wednesday afternoon...

The National Weather Service in Des Moines has issued a
* Flood Warning for
  The North Raccoon River near Perry...or From the Greene-Dallas
  County line...to Adel.
* Until Wednesday afternoon.
* At  7:15 PM Saturday the stage was 13.6 feet...or 1.4 feet below
  Flood Stage.
* Flood Stage is 15.0 feet.
* No flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...rise to Flood Stage late Sunday evening. Continue rising
  to 15.4 feet...or 0.4 feet above Flood Stage...Monday evening.
  Then begin falling and go below Flood Stage Wednesday afternoon.
* 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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