Flood Potential Outlook
Issued by NWS Des Moines, IA

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FGUS73 KDMX 160300
1000 PM CDT MON JUN 15 2015

...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...Raccoon River...

  Affecting the following counties in Iowa...Polk

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.

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. In the
menu on the left hand side of the page...click on the Rivers and
Lakes link in the Hydrology section.

1000 PM CDT MON JUN 15 2015

Outlook information for
  The Raccoon River at Des Moines IA 28...or From Walnut Woods State
  Park...to Walnut Creek.
* At 9:15 PM Monday the stage was 34.8 feet...or 1.2 feet below
  Flood Stage.
* Flood Stage is 36.0 feet.
* No flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is possible.
* Forecast...the river may briefly rise to Flood Stage Tuesday afternoon
  before beginning to fall Tuesday night.
* Impact...At 36.0 feet...Water affects Blue Heron Lake at Raccoon
  River Park.


LAT...LON 4156 9368 4153 9374 4155 9375 4157 9372
      4158 9367 4156 9368


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