Flood Potential Outlook
Issued by NWS Des Moines, IA

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920 AM 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...Dallas...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.

920 AM CDT MON JUN 15 2015

Outlook information for
  The Raccoon River at Van Meter...or From the North and South
  Raccoon Rivers...to Walnut Woods State Park.
* At  8:00 AM Monday the stage was 14.5 feet...or 2.5 feet below
  Flood Stage.
* Flood Stage is 17.0 feet.
* No flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is possible.
* Forecast...the river may rise to Flood Stage this evening. The
  river may then rise to 17.4 feet...or 0.4 feet above Flood
  Stage...after midnight tonight. The river may go below Flood Stage
  Tuesday morning.
* Impact...At  17.0 feet...Secondary bridges are threatened along US
  6 east of Adel.


LAT...LON 4153 9397 4155 9396 4155 9375 4153 9374
      4151 9388 4153 9397


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