Flash Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Des Moines, IA

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FLASH FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
609 AM CDT THU AUG 28 2014

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RINGGOLD IA-TAYLOR IA-UNION IA-ADAMS IA-
609 AM CDT THU AUG 28 2014

...THE FLASH FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1030 AM CDT
THURSDAY FOR RINGGOLD...TAYLOR...SOUTHERN UNION AND SOUTHEASTERN
ADAMS COUNTIES...

AT 604 AM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THAT THE FIRST ROUND OF
HEAVY RAIN HAD PUSHED TO THE EAST OF THE WARNED AREA BUT ADDITIONS
RAINFALL WAS JUST TO THE WEST AND MOVING NORTHEAST TOWARDS THE
WARNED AREA.  UP TO TWO INCHES OF RAIN HAS ALREADY FALLEN WITH
ADDITIONAL RAINFALL EXPECTED YET THIS MORNING. FLASH FLOODING IS
EXPECTED ACROSS THE AREA DUE TO THE HEAVY RAINFALL FROM EARLIER THIS
MORNING AND FROM THE PAST FEW DAYS.

SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
MOUNT AYR...BEDFORD...LENOX...SUN VALLEY LAKE...CLEARFIELD...
DIAGONAL...KELLERTON...BLOCKTON...GRAVITY...TINGLEY...ARISPE...
SHARPSBURG...REDDING...SHANNON CITY...KENT...ELLSTON...BENTON...
CONWAY...MALOY AND DELPHOS.

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 4057 9480 4092 9478 4100 9401 4057 9402

$$

BOKSA



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