Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Des Moines, IA

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Flood Statement
National Weather Service Des Moines IA
940 AM CDT FRI SEP 23 2016

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

  Affecting the following counties in Iowa...Black Hawk...Bremer...
  Butler

.Record flooding is still forecast on the Shell Rock River in the
Shell Rock area.

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.

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IAC013-017-023-241440-
/O.EXT.KDMX.FL.W.0030.000000T0000Z-160927T0712Z/
/SHRI4.3.ER.160922T1717Z.160923T1800Z.160926T0712Z.NR/
940 AM CDT FRI SEP 23 2016

...IMPORTANT--Record flooding is forecast...

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

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Shell Rock River at Shell Rock...or From Flood Creek near
  Clarksville...to the Cedar River.
* Until early Monday morning.
* At  8:45 AM Friday the stage was 20.3 feet...or 6.8 feet above
  Flood Stage.
* Flood Stage is 13.5 feet.
* Major flooding is occurring and Record flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...rise to 20.5 feet...or 7.0 feet above Flood Stage...this
  afternoon. Then begin falling and go below Flood Stage early
  Monday morning. The previous record crest is 20.4 feet set on Jun
  10 2008.
* Impact...At 20.0 feet...Many residences flood.

&&

LAT...LON 4265 9249 4265 9255 4279 9272 4284 9269
      4269 9249 4265 9249

$$

Zogg



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