Flash Flood Watch
Issued by NWS Des Moines, IA

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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
337 PM CDT SUN APR 13 2014

...ADDITIONAL HEAVY RAINFALL POSSIBLE THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.SIGNIFICANT RAINFALL OF 2 TO 4 INCHES WITH HIGHER AMOUNTS HAS
FALLEN ACROSS THE AREA SINCE LAST EVENING. AN ADDITION 1 TO 2
INCHES MAY OCCUR THROUGH THIS EVENING CREATING SIGNIFICANT PONDING
IN ADDITION TO SIGNIFICANT RISES ON LOCAL STREAMS AND POSSIBLE
FLOODING.

IAZ038-039-049-050-061-062-074-075-084>086-094>097-140445-
/O.NEW.KDMX.FA.A.0001.140413T2037Z-140414T0500Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
GRUNDY-BLACK HAWK-MARSHALL-TAMA-JASPER-POWESHIEK-MARION-MAHASKA-
LUCAS-MONROE-WAPELLO-DECATUR-WAYNE-APPANOOSE-DAVIS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GRUNDY CENTER...REINBECK...CONRAD...
DIKE...WELLSBURG...WATERLOO...CEDAR FALLS...MARSHALLTOWN...TAMA...
TOLEDO...TRAER...DYSART...GLADBROOK...NEWTON...GRINNELL...PELLA...
KNOXVILLE...OSKALOOSA...CHARITON...ALBIA...OTTUMWA...LAMONI...
LEON...CORYDON...SEYMOUR...ALLERTON...HUMESTON...CENTERVILLE...
BLOOMFIELD
337 PM CDT SUN APR 13 2014

...FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT CDT TONIGHT...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DES MOINES HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WATCH FOR PORTIONS OF CENTRAL IOWA...NORTHEAST IOWA...
  SOUTH CENTRAL IOWA AND SOUTHEAST IOWA...INCLUDING THE
  FOLLOWING AREAS...IN CENTRAL IOWA...GRUNDY...JASPER...
  MARSHALL...POWESHIEK AND TAMA. IN NORTHEAST IOWA...BLACK HAWK.
  IN SOUTH CENTRAL IOWA...APPANOOSE...DECATUR...LUCAS...
  MAHASKA...MARION...MONROE AND WAYNE. IN SOUTHEAST IOWA...DAVIS
  AND WAPELLO.

* UNTIL MIDNIGHT CDT TONIGHT

* ADDITIONAL HEAVY RAINFALL OF 1 TO 2 INCHES POSSIBLE WITH STORM
  TOTAL AMOUNTS OF 3 TO 5 INCHES.

* SIGNIFICANT RISES ON AREA STREAMS LEADING TO FLOODING OF LOW
  LYING AREAS IS LIKELY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLOOD WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR FLOODING BASED ON
CURRENT FORECASTS.

YOU SHOULD MONITOR LATER FORECASTS AND BE ALERT FOR POSSIBLE
FLOOD WARNINGS. THOSE LIVING IN AREAS PRONE TO FLOODING SHOULD BE
PREPARED TO TAKE ACTION SHOULD FLOODING DEVELOP.

&&

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