Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Des Moines, IA

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Flood Statement
National Weather Service Des Moines IA
413 PM CDT FRI SEP 30 2016

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

  Affecting the following counties in Iowa...Tama

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.

&&

IAC171-012113-
/O.CON.KDMX.FL.W.0037.000000T0000Z-161003T0900Z/
/TMAI4.2.ER.160927T0645Z.160930T0845Z.161003T0300Z.NR/
413 PM CDT FRI SEP 30 2016

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

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Iowa River near Tama Hwy E49...or From Timber Creek near Le
  Grand...to Salt Creek near Belle Plaine.
* Until late Sunday evening.
* At 4:00 PM Friday the stage was 13.2 feet...or 0.7 feet above
  Flood Stage.
* Flood Stage is 12.5 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and is forecast to continue.
* Forecast...continue falling and go below Flood Stage late Sunday
  evening.
* Impact...At 13.3 feet...Water affects 360th Street near the
  intersection with S Avenue...or 1 1/4 miles west of Chelsea. The
  City of Chelsea is inaccessible from the south. Highway E49 is
  down to one lane near the Iowa River in the Chelsea area.

&&

LAT...LON 4200 9277 4205 9277 4190 9230 4186 9230
      4200 9277

$$

FAB



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