Flood Potential Outlook
Issued by NWS Des Moines, IA

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HYDROLOGIC OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
810 PM CST MON FEB 20 2017

...THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DES MOINES HAS ISSUED A
HYDROLOGIC OUTLOOK FOR POTENTIAL RIVER FLOODING...FOR ALL OR
PORTIONS OF THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN IOWA...CEDAR RIVER...

  AFFECTING THE FOLLOWING COUNTIES IN IOWA...BLACK HAWK

THIS HYDROLOGIC OUTLOOK IS BASED ON BOTH OBSERVED AND FORECAST
PRECIPITATION. THE RIVERS MAY RESPOND DIFFERENTLY THAN INDICATED...
IF ACTUAL PRECIPITATION IS GREATER OR LESS THAN EXPECTED.
FORECAST CREST CONFIDENCE IS LOW AS AMOUNT OF RUNOFF IS DIFFICULT TO
DETERMINE.

LATER STATEMENTS...POSSIBLY WARNINGS...WILL BE ISSUED AS ADDITIONAL
INFORMATION BECOMES AVAILABLE.

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.

IAC013-211410-
810 PM CST MON FEB 20 2017

OUTLOOK INFORMATION FOR
  THE CEDAR RIVER AT CEDAR FALLS...OR FROM THE WEST FORK CEDAR
  RIVER...TO THE CEDAR FALLS-WATERLOO CITY LIMITS.
* AT  7:45 PM MONDAY THE STAGE WAS 84.8 FEET...OR 3.2 FEET BELOW
  FLOOD STAGE.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 88.0 FEET.
* NO FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS POSSIBLE.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER MAY RISE TO FLOOD STAGE WEDNESDAY MORNING. THE
  RIVER MAY THEN RISE TO 89.0 FEET...OR 1.0 FEET ABOVE FLOOD
  STAGE...MIDDAY THURSDAY. THE RIVER MAY GO BELOW FLOOD STAGE LATE
  FRIDAY EVENING.
* IMPACT...AT 89.0 FEET...WATER IS AT THE EDGE OF 1712 COTTAGE ROW
  ROAD. THE NORTHEAST CORNER OF TOURIST PARK FLOODS.

&&

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

$$

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