Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Des Moines, IA

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
821 PM CDT SAT AUG 29 2015

...The Flood Warning has been extended for all or portions of the
following rivers in Iowa...Iowa River...Black Hawk Creek...

  Affecting the following counties in Iowa...Black Hawk...Marshall

River forecasts include observed precipitation...as well as expected
precipitation over the next 24 hours.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

If you encounter a flooded area...turn around and find an alternate
route. Turn around...do not drown.

More information...including impact statements and crest histories
is available on the Web at...  www.weather.gov/desmoines. Click on
the Rivers and Lakes link.

&&

IAC127-310121-
/O.EXT.KDMX.FL.W.0042.150830T1200Z-150901T1400Z/
/MIWI4.1.ER.150830T1200Z.150830T1800Z.150831T1400Z.NO/
821 PM CDT SAT AUG 29 2015

...Flood Warning now in effect until Monday morning...

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Iowa River at Marshalltown...or From Minerva Creek near
  Albion...to Timber Creek near Le Grand.
* Until Monday morning.
* At 7:00 PM Saturday the stage was 18.0 feet...or 1.0 feet below
  Flood Stage.
* Flood Stage is 19.0 feet.
* No flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...rise to Flood Stage Sunday morning. Continue rising to
  19.3 feet...or 0.3 feet above Flood Stage...Sunday afternoon. Go
  below Flood Stage Monday morning.
* Impact...At 20.0 feet...Water approaches the top of the concrete
  bridge piers of the Iowa 14 bridge.

&&

LAT...LON 4204 9297 4212 9308 4214 9302 4205 9277
      4200 9277 4204 9297

$$

IAC013-310121-
/O.EXT.KDMX.FL.W.0044.150830T1800Z-150831T1800Z/
/HUDI4.1.ER.150830T1800Z.150830T1800Z.150830T1800Z.NO/
821 PM CDT SAT AUG 29 2015

...Flood Warning now in effect until Sunday afternoon...

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Black Hawk Creek at Hudson...or From the Black Hawk-Grundy
  County line...to the Cedar River in Waterloo.
* Until Sunday afternoon.
* At 6:45 PM Saturday the stage was 11.7 feet...or 2.3 feet below
  Flood Stage.
* Flood Stage is 14.0 feet.
* No flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...briefly rise to Flood Stage...or 14.0 feet...Sunday afternoon.
  Then begin falling Sunday evening.
* Impact...At 15.5 feet...Ranchero Road in Waterloo is under water.

&&

LAT...LON 4248 9228 4235 9247 4235 9254 4242 9254
      4253 9238

$$




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