Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Des Moines, IA

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
323 AM CDT TUE SEP 1 2015

...The Flood Warning continues for all or portions of the following
rivers in Iowa...South Skunk River...North Raccoon River...

  Affecting the following counties in Iowa...Dallas...Greene...
  Jasper...Marion...Polk

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.

&&

IAC099-125-153-020823-
/O.CON.KDMX.FL.W.0045.150901T2100Z-150904T0600Z/
/CFXI4.1.ER.150901T2100Z.150902T1200Z.150903T0600Z.NO/
323 AM CDT TUE SEP 1 2015

...Flood Warning remains in effect until early Thursday morning...

The Flood Warning continues for
  The South Skunk River at Colfax...or From the Jasper-Polk County
  Line...to the Jasper-Marion County line.
* Until early Thursday morning.
* At  1:45 AM Tuesday the stage was 17.4 feet...or 0.6 feet below
  Flood Stage.
* Flood Stage is 18.0 feet.
* No flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...rise to Flood Stage late this afternoon. Continue rising
  to 18.3 feet...or 0.3 feet above Flood Stage...Wednesday morning.
  Then begin falling and go below Flood Stage early Thursday
  morning.
* Impact...At  15.5 feet...Storm sewers are closed. Water affects
  nearby agricultural land.

&&

LAT...LON 4142 9287 4168 9335 4174 9335 4170 9309
      4151 9287 4142 9287

$$

IAC049-073-020823-
/O.CON.KDMX.FL.W.0046.000000T0000Z-150904T0000Z/
/PROI4.1.ER.150831T0600Z.150901T1200Z.150903T0000Z.NO/
323 AM CDT TUE SEP 1 2015

...Flood Warning remains in effect until Wednesday evening...

The Flood Warning continues for
  The North Raccoon River near Perry...or From the Greene-Dallas
  County line...to Adel.
* Until Wednesday evening.
* At  2:15 AM Tuesday the stage was 16.2 feet...or 1.2 feet above
  Flood Stage.
* Flood Stage is 15.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and is forecast to continue.
* Forecast...rise to 16.3 feet...or 1.3 feet above Flood Stage...this
  morning. Then begin falling and go below Flood Stage Wednesday
  evening.
* Impact...At  16.0 feet...180th Lane west of Minburn is affected by
  flood waters.

&&

LAT...LON 4159 9403 4186 9423 4186 9410 4161 9394
      4159 9403

$$



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