Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Des Moines, IA

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Flood Statement
National Weather Service Des Moines IA
1026 AM CST Thu Feb 23 2017

...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

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.

&&

IAC013-241626-
/O.EXT.KDMX.FL.W.0001.000000T0000Z-170302T1200Z/
/CEDI4.1.RS.170222T1435Z.170226T0600Z.170301T1200Z.NO/
1026 AM CST Thu Feb 23 2017

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

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 Wednesday morning.
* At  9:45 AM Thursday the stage was 89.6 feet...or 1.6 feet above
  Flood Stage.
* Flood Stage is 88.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and is forecast to continue.
* Forecast...rise to 89.9 feet...or 2.0 feet above Flood Stage...
  early Sunday morning. Then begin falling and go below Flood Stage
  Wednesday morning.
* Impact...At 90.0 feet...Water covers the north half of Tourist
  Park.

&&

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

$$




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