Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Des Moines, IA

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Flood Statement
National Weather Service Des Moines IA
1000 PM CDT WED SEP 28 2016

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

  Affecting the following counties in Iowa...Black Hawk

...The Flood Warning continues for all or portions of the following
rivers in Iowa...Cedar River...

  Affecting the following counties in Iowa...Black Hawk

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.

&&

IAC013-300300-
/O.CON.KDMX.FL.W.0027.000000T0000Z-161004T0400Z/
/CEDI4.3.ER.160918T0324Z.160924T1700Z.161003T0400Z.NO/
1000 PM CDT WED SEP 28 2016

...Flood Warning remains in effect until late Sunday evening...

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Cedar River at Cedar Falls...or From the West Fork Cedar
  River...to the Cedar Falls-Waterloo city limits.
* Until late Sunday evening.
* At  9:45 PM Wednesday the stage was 92.2 feet...or 4.2 feet above
  Flood Stage.
* Flood Stage is 88.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and is forecast to continue.
* Forecast...continue falling and go below Flood Stage late Sunday
  evening.
* Impact...At 92.2 feet...Water is in southeast corner of Gateway
  Park.

&&

LAT...LON 4256 9238 4251 9245 4258 9255 4262 9255
      4262 9241 4256 9238

$$

IAC013-300259-
/O.EXT.KDMX.FL.W.0029.000000T0000Z-161001T0400Z/
/ALOI4.3.ER.160923T1412Z.160924T2230Z.160930T0400Z.NO/
1000 PM CDT WED SEP 28 2016

...Flood Warning now in effect until late Thursday evening...

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Cedar River at Waterloo...or From the Waterloo-Cedar Falls city
  limits...to Spring Creek near La Porte City.
* Until late Thursday evening.
* At  9:00 PM Wednesday the stage was 14.6 feet...or 1.6 feet above
  Flood Stage.
* Flood Stage is 13.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and is forecast to continue.
* Forecast...continue falling and go below Flood Stage late Thursday
  evening.
* Impact...At 13.0 feet...Many storm sewers are closed along Black
  Hawk Creek and the Cedar River. The Fletcher Avenue levee gates
  are closed.

&&

LAT...LON 4256 9238 4238 9207 4230 9207 4230 9222
      4251 9245 4256 9238

$$



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