Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Des Moines, IA

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
812 PM CDT WED SEP 10 2014

...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR ALL OR PORTIONS OF THE FOLLOWING
RIVERS IN IOWA...MIDDLE RIVER...

  AFFECTING THE FOLLOWING COUNTIES IN IOWA...MADISON...WARREN

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. IN THE
MENU ON THE LEFT HAND SIDE OF THE PAGE...CLICK ON THE RIVERS AND
LAKES LINK IN THE HYDROLOGY SECTION.

&&

IAC121-181-120112-
/O.CON.KDMX.FL.W.0044.000000T0000Z-140912T1000Z/
/IDNI4.1.ER.140910T0745Z.140910T2215Z.140911T1000Z.NR/
812 PM CDT WED SEP 10 2014

...FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL THURSDAY MORNING...

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE MIDDLE RIVER NEAR INDIANOLA...OR FROM CLANTON CREEK NEAR SPRING
  HILL...TO THE DES MOINES RIVER.
* UNTIL THURSDAY MORNING.
* AT  7:15 PM WEDNESDAY THE STAGE WAS 24.5 FEET...OR 1.5 FEET ABOVE
  FLOOD STAGE.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 23.0 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND IS FORECAST TO CONTINUE.
* FORECAST...GO BELOW FLOOD STAGE THURSDAY MORNING.
* IMPACT...AT  24.0 FEET...WATER REACHES THE SOUTH SHOULDER OF
  HIGHWAY G24. NUMEROUS COUNTY GRAVEL ROADS ARE OVERTOPPED.

&&

LAT...LON 4139 9376 4151 9347 4149 9338 4141 9354
      4135 9373 4139 9376

$$




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