Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Des Moines, IA

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
1039 AM CDT SUN JUN 28 2015

...The Flood Warning has been extended for all or portions of the
following rivers in Iowa...Des Moines River...Raccoon River...

  Affecting the following counties in Iowa...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.

&&

IAC153-291539-
/O.EXT.KDMX.FL.W.0012.000000T0000Z-150630T0900Z/
/DESI4.3.ER.150625T1010Z.150626T2300Z.150629T0900Z.NO/
1039 AM CDT SUN JUN 28 2015

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

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Des Moines River at Des Moines SE 6th St...or From below the
  Center Street dam...to Runnells.
* Until early Monday morning.
* At 10:00 AM Sunday the stage was 26.6 feet...or 2.6 feet above
  Flood Stage.
* Flood Stage is 24.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and is forecast to continue.
* Forecast...go below Flood Stage early Monday morning.
* Impact...At  26.3 feet...Water covers Arthur Street east of
  Carlisle.

&&

LAT...LON 4159 9356 4152 9333 4145 9333 4154 9356
      4159 9366 4159 9356

$$

IAC153-291538-
/O.EXT.KDMX.FL.W.0009.000000T0000Z-150630T0147Z/
/DMWI4.3.ER.150625T1527Z.150626T1900Z.150629T0147Z.NR/
1039 AM CDT SUN JUN 28 2015

...Flood Warning now in effect until this evening...

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Raccoon River at Des Moines IA 28...or From Walnut Woods State
  Park...to Walnut Creek.
* Until this evening.
* At  9:15 AM Sunday the stage was 37.2 feet...or 1.2 feet above
  Flood Stage.
* Flood Stage is 36.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and is forecast to continue.
* Forecast...go below Flood Stage this evening.
* Impact...At  36.0 feet...Water affects Blue Heron Lake at Raccoon
  River Park.

&&

LAT...LON 4156 9368 4153 9374 4155 9375 4157 9372
      4158 9367 4156 9368

$$

IAC153-291538-
/O.EXT.KDMX.FL.W.0010.000000T0000Z-150630T1938Z/
/DEMI4.2.ER.150625T0918Z.150626T2130Z.150629T1938Z.NO/
1039 AM CDT SUN JUN 28 2015

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

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Raccoon River at Des Moines Fleur Dr...or From Walnut Creek...
  to the Des Moines River.
* Until Monday afternoon.
* At  9:45 AM Sunday the stage was 17.9 feet...or 5.9 feet above
  Flood Stage.
* Flood Stage is 12.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and is forecast to continue.
* Forecast...go below Flood Stage Monday afternoon.
* Impact...At  18.0 feet...All the levee gates are closed in Water
  Works Park.

&&

LAT...LON 4157 9361 4156 9368 4158 9367 4159 9362
      4157 9361

$$



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