Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Des Moines, IA

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
302 PM CDT SUN AUG 30 2015

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

  Affecting the following counties in Iowa...Story

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

  Affecting the following counties in Iowa...Jasper...Marion...
  Polk...Story

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.

&&

IAC169-312002-
/O.EXT.KDMX.FL.W.0039.000000T0000Z-150831T2354Z/
/AMEI4.3.ER.150829T1150Z.150829T2315Z.150830T2354Z.NO/
302 PM CDT SUN AUG 30 2015

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

The Flood Warning continues for
  The South Skunk River near Ames W Riverside Rd...or From Keigley
  Branch near 170th Street...to Squaw Creek.
* Until this evening.
* At  2:00 PM Sunday the stage was 14.3 feet...or 1.8 feet above
  Flood Stage.
* Flood Stage is 12.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring.
* Forecast...go below Flood Stage this evening.
* Impact...At  14.1 feet...Water affects residences along Freel Drive
  south of Lincoln Way.

&&

LAT...LON 4210 9362 4210 9356 4201 9357 4201 9362
      4207 9365 4210 9362

$$

IAC153-169-312002-
/O.CON.KDMX.FL.W.0040.000000T0000Z-150901T1040Z/
/AESI4.2.ER.150829T1333Z.150830T1000Z.150831T1040Z.NO/
302 PM CDT SUN AUG 30 2015

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

The Flood Warning continues for
  The South Skunk River near Ames US 30...or From Squaw Creek...to
  the Polk-Jasper County line.
* Until Monday morning.
* At  1:00 PM Sunday the stage was 23.6 feet...or 2.1 feet above
  Flood Stage.
* Flood Stage is 21.5 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring.
* Forecast...go below Flood Stage Monday morning.
* Impact...At  23.0 feet...The Shady Grove Trailer Park...located at
  1006 South Dayton Avenue...floods. The railroad just northeast of
  Cambridge floods as well.

&&

LAT...LON 4201 9362 4201 9357 4174 9335 4168 9335
      4180 9352 4201 9362

$$

IAC099-125-153-312002-
/O.CON.KDMX.FL.W.0045.150831T1630Z-150902T1700Z/
/CFXI4.1.ER.150831T1630Z.150901T0600Z.150901T1700Z.NO/
302 PM CDT SUN AUG 30 2015

...Flood Warning remains in effect until midday Tuesday...

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 midday Tuesday.
* At 12:45 PM Sunday the stage was 15.9 feet...or 2.1 feet below
  Flood Stage.
* Flood Stage is 18.0 feet.
* No flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...rise to Flood Stage midday Monday. Continue rising to
  18.6 feet...or 0.6 feet above Flood Stage...early Tuesday morning.
  Go below Flood Stage midday Tuesday.

&&

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

$$



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