Flash Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Des Moines, IA

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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLASH FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
542 AM CDT FRI SEP 23 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DES MOINES  HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  PALO ALTO COUNTY IN NORTHWESTERN IOWA...
  NORTHERN POCAHONTAS COUNTY IN NORTHWESTERN IOWA...

* UNTIL 945 AM CDT.

* AT 541 AM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCING
  HEAVY RAIN ACROSS THE WARNED AREA. RADAR HAS ESTIMATED 2 TO 4
  INCHES OF RAIN HAVE FALLEN. FLASH FLOODING IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN
  SHORTLY. ADDITIONAL HEAVY RAIN OF 1 TO 3 INCHES IS EXPECTED.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  EMMETSBURG...LAURENS...FIVE ISLAND LAKE...RUSH LAKE...SILVER
  LAKE...LOST ISLAND LAKE...WEST BEND...RUTHVEN...ROLFE...GILMORE
  CITY...MALLARD...AYRSHIRE...HAVELOCK...CYLINDER...PLOVER...
  CURLEW...RODMAN...KEARNEY STATE PARK...LOST ISLAND LAKE STATE PARK
  AND EMMETSBURG MUNICIPAL AIRPORT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TURN AROUND...DON`T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL
CREEKS AND STREAMS...COUNTRY ROADS...FARMLAND...AND OTHER LOW LYING
SPOTS.

&&

LAT...LON 4315 9444 4271 9445 4285 9491 4326 9491

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COGIL


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