Flash Flood Watch
Issued by NWS Des Moines, IA

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FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
939 PM CDT WED AUG 24 2016

IAZ074-075-081>084-092>094-250345-
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/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
MARION-MAHASKA-ADAMS-UNION-CLARKE-LUCAS-TAYLOR-RINGGOLD-DECATUR-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...PELLA...KNOXVILLE...OSKALOOSA...
CORNING...CRESTON...OSCEOLA...CHARITON...BEDFORD...LENOX...
NEW MARKET...MOUNT AYR...LAMONI...LEON
939 PM CDT WED AUG 24 2016

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IS CANCELLED...

THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTH CENTRAL IOWA AND
SOUTHWEST IOWA HAS BEEN CANCELLED. THE THREAT OF HEAVY RAINFALL
HAS SUBSIDED.

$$

IAZ085-086-095>097-251045-
/O.CON.KDMX.FF.A.0010.000000T0000Z-160825T1200Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
MONROE-WAPELLO-WAYNE-APPANOOSE-DAVIS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ALBIA...OTTUMWA...CORYDON...SEYMOUR...
ALLERTON...HUMESTON...CENTERVILLE...BLOOMFIELD
939 PM CDT WED AUG 24 2016

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM CDT THURSDAY...

THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR

* PORTIONS OF SOUTH CENTRAL IOWA INCLUDING APPANOOSE...MONROE...
  WAYNE...DAVIS AND WAPELLO.

* UNTIL 7 AM CDT THURSDAY

* THE COMBINATION OF RECENT RAINFALL AND THE POSSIBILITY OF
  ADDITIONAL STORMS WITH HEAVY RAINFALL IN EXCESS OF 2 INCHES
  WITH LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS POSSIBLE MAY LEAD TO FLASH
  FLOODING.

* WATER ISSUES BOTH IN TOWN AND OUTSIDE OF TOWN MAY OCCUR...
  INCLUDING COVERED ROADS...WASHED OUT GRAVEL ROADS AND RAPID
  RISES ON STREAMS ARE POSSIBLE TONIGHT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLASH FLOOD WATCH MEANS THAT CONDITIONS MAY DEVELOP THAT LEAD
TO FLASH FLOODING. FLASH FLOODING IS A VERY DANGEROUS SITUATION.

YOU SHOULD MONITOR LATER FORECASTS AND BE PREPARED TO TAKE ACTION
SHOULD FLASH FLOOD WARNINGS BE ISSUED.

&&

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