Flash Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Des Moines, IA

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FLASH FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
109 AM CDT WED JUL 29 2015

IAC003-173-290915-
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TAYLOR IA-ADAMS IA-
109 AM CDT WED JUL 29 2015

...THE FLASH FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 415 AM CDT
WEDNESDAY FOR TAYLOR AND ADAMS COUNTIES...

AT 1259 AM CDT...LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT REPORTED FLASH FLOODING
ACROSS ADAMS COUNTY DUE TO HEAVY RAINS FROM PREVIOUS THUNDERSTORMS.
THE ADAMS COUNTY SHERIFF REPORTED AROUND 5.5 INCHES OF RAIN NEAR
CORNING WITH WATER OVER MULTIPLE ROADS AND INTERSECTIONS...INCLUDING
WATER OF A FOOT DEPTH IN SOME AREAS. IN TAYLOR COUNTY...THE SHERIFF
REPORTED A POND HAD OVERFLOWED NEAR BEDFORD WITH WATER OF UNKNOWN
DEPTH ACROSS A ROAD.

SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
CORNING...BEDFORD...LENOX...LAKE ICARIA...NEW MARKET...CLEARFIELD...
PRESCOTT...BLOCKTON...GRAVITY...NODAWAY...SHARPSBURG...KENT...
CONWAY...CARBON...CORNING MUNICIPAL AIRPORT...LAKE ICARIA STATE
PARK...LAKE OF THREE FIRES STATE PARK AND BEDFORD MUNICIPAL AIRPORT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND NOW. ACT QUICKLY TO PROTECT YOUR LIFE. BE
ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS AT NIGHT WHEN IT IS HARDER TO RECOGNIZE THE
DANGERS OF FLOODING. TURN AROUND...DONT DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING
FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.

&&

LAT...LON 4058 9491 4116 9492 4116 9447 4058 9447

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