Flash Flood Watch
Issued by NWS Des Moines, IA

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FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
840 PM CDT MON JUL 7 2014

...THUNDERSTORMS WITH HEAVY RAINFALL OVER SOUTHERN IOWA
TONIGHT...

.AN AXIS OF HEAVY RAINFALL IS EXPECTED OVER SOUTHEASTERN
NEBRASKA... NORTHERN MISSOURI...AND POSSIBLY SOUTHERN AND
SOUTHWESTERN PORTIONS OF IOWA. ONE ROUND OF HEAVY RAINFALL HAS
BROUGHT RADAR ESTIMATED 1 TO 2 INCHES OF RAINFALL...AND FLASH
FLOODING WILL BE POSSIBLE LATER THIS EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
ESPECIALLY WITH ANY ADDITIONAL RAINFALL.

IAZ070-071-081>084-092>097-080945-
/O.CON.KDMX.FF.A.0011.000000T0000Z-140708T1200Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
CASS-ADAIR-ADAMS-UNION-CLARKE-LUCAS-TAYLOR-RINGGOLD-DECATUR-WAYNE-
APPANOOSE-DAVIS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ATLANTIC...GREENFIELD...STUART...
ADAIR...FONTANELLE...CORNING...CRESTON...OSCEOLA...CHARITON...
BEDFORD...LENOX...NEW MARKET...MOUNT AYR...LAMONI...LEON...
CORYDON...SEYMOUR...ALLERTON...HUMESTON...CENTERVILLE...
BLOOMFIELD
840 PM CDT MON JUL 7 2014

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

THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR

* PORTIONS OF SOUTH CENTRAL IOWA...SOUTHEAST IOWA AND SOUTHWEST
  IOWA...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING AREAS...IN SOUTH CENTRAL IOWA...
   APPANOOSE...CLARKE...DECATUR...LUCAS...RINGGOLD...UNION AND
  WAYNE. IN SOUTHEAST IOWA...DAVIS. IN SOUTHWEST IOWA...ADAIR...
  ADAMS...CASS AND TAYLOR.

* UNTIL 7 AM CDT TUESDAY

* THUNDERSTORMS HAVE PRODUCED HEAVY RAINFALL ACROSS PORTIONS OF
  NORTHERN MISSOURI AND SOUTHERN IOWA...AND ANY ADDITIONAL
  RAINFALL COULD LEAD TO FLASH FLOODING.

* FLASH FLOODING IS PARTICULARLY DANGEROUS AT NIGHT. THE DEPTH
  OF WATER OVER ROADS CAN BE VERY DECEPTIVE. DO NOT DRIVE
  THROUGH WATER COVERING THE ROADWAY.

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.

&&

$$

AWB



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