Flash Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Des Moines, IA

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FLASH FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
835 PM CDT TUE JUL 28 2015

IAC121-125-181-290630-
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WARREN IA-MARION IA-MADISON IA-
835 PM CDT TUE JUL 28 2015

...THE FLASH FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 130 AM CDT FOR
WARREN...MARION AND NORTHEASTERN MADISON COUNTIES...

AT 827 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED ANOTHER ROUND OF
THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCING HEAVY RAIN OVER THE WARNED AREA. OVER THREE
INCHES OF RAIN HAS LIKELY FALLEN IN THE WARNED AREA SINCE THIS
AFTERNOON WITH NORTHERN WARREN COUNTY LIKELY SEEING THE HIGHEST
AMOUNTS. ADDITIONAL ONE TO TWO INCH RAINS WILL IMPACT THE AREA
THROUGH 1000 PM PRODUCING FLASH FLOODING. RURAL ROADS MAY BE WASHED
OUT WITH SIGNIFICANT URBAN PONDING AND STANDING WATER.

SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
INDIANOLA...PELLA...NORWALK...
KNOXVILLE...WINTERSET...CARLISLE...MONROE...PLEASANTVILLE...
KNOXVILLE RACEWAY...LAKE RED ROCK...MILO... HARTFORD...SAINT
CHARLES...MARTENSDALE...CUMMING...HARVEY AND PATTERSON.

SMALLER TRIBUTARIES OF THE NORTH...MIDDLE AND SOUTH RIVERS WILL
LIKELY SEE FLASH FLOODING.

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 4125 9403 4136 9414 4151 9379 4151 9349
      4150 9344 4151 9341 4149 9342 4150 9340
      4149 9340 4149 9336 4150 9335 4148 9335
      4149 9333 4151 9333 4151 9288 4127 9288

$$

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