Flash Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Des Moines, IA

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FLASH FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
722 AM CDT SAT AUG 23 2014

IAC001-003-039-121-175-181-231630-
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/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
WARREN IA-MADISON IA-ADAIR IA-CLARKE IA-UNION IA-ADAMS IA-
722 AM CDT SAT AUG 23 2014

...THE FLASH FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1130 AM CDT FOR
SOUTHWESTERN WARREN...SOUTHERN MADISON...SOUTHERN ADAIR...NORTHERN
CLARKE...NORTHERN UNION AND NORTHEASTERN ADAMS COUNTIES...

AT 721 AM CDT...TRAINED WEATHER SPOTTERS REPORTED FLASH FLOODING IN
THE MURRAY AREA AND ACROSS NORTHWEST CLARKE COUNTY. OVER THREE
INCHES OF RAIN FELL OVERNIGHT IN SOME AREAS. FLASH FLOODING IS
OCCURRING.

SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
GREEN VALLEY LAKE...MURRAY...NEW VIRGINIA...TRURO...ORIENT...
LORIMOR...EAST PERU...MACKSBURG...THAYER...MURRAY ROADSIDE REST AREA
AND GREEN VALLEY LAKE STATE PARK.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TURN AROUND...DONT DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.

PLEASE REPORT FLOODING TO YOUR LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCY WHEN YOU
CAN DO SO SAFELY.

&&

LAT...LON 4110 9440 4110 9471 4124 9466 4135 9418
      4125 9370 4116 9355 4114 9356 4100 9400

$$

LEE



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