Flash Flood Watch
Issued by NWS Des Moines, IA

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FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
1019 PM CDT TUE JUL 19 2016

...HEAVY RAINFALL POSSIBLE OVERNIGHT...

.THUNDERSTORMS WITH LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL ARE STILL POSSIBLE
OVER NORTHEAST IOWA OVERNIGHT. PREVIOUS HEAVY RAINFALL OVER THE
PAST FEW DAYS HAS RESULTED TO HIGH SOIL MOISTURE. ANY ADDITIONAL
HEAVY RAINFALL COULD LEAD TO FLASH FLOODING.

IAZ006-007-016-017-201130-
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/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
WINNEBAGO-WORTH-HANCOCK-CERRO GORDO-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FOREST CITY...LAKE MILLS...NORTHWOOD...
MANLY...GARNER...BRITT...KANAWHA...MASON CITY...CLEAR LAKE
1019 PM CDT TUE JUL 19 2016

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM CDT
WEDNESDAY...

THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR

* A PORTION OF NORTH CENTRAL IOWA...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING
  AREAS...CERRO GORDO...HANCOCK...WINNEBAGO AND WORTH.

* UNTIL 10 AM CDT WEDNESDAY

* HIGH SOIL MOISTURE FROM RECENT HEAVY RAINFALL COMBINED WITH THE
  A CHANCE FOR ADDITIONAL HEAVY RAINFALL TONIGHT COULD LEAD TO
  FLASH FLOODING ACROSS THE WATCH AREA.

* FLOODING MAY IMPACT TRAVEL AS ROADS BECOME COVERED WITH
  WATER...AND RISES ON LOCAL CREEKS AND STREAMS COULD CAUSE LOW
  AREAS NEAR CREEKS AND STREAMS TO BECOME IMPASSIBLE.

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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