Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Des Moines, IA

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
412 AM CDT MON SEP 1 2014

...THE FLOOD WARNING HAS BEEN EXTENDED FOR ALL OR PORTIONS OF THE
FOLLOWING RIVERS IN IOWA...RACCOON RIVER...NORTH RIVER...

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

&&

IAC153-020912-
/O.EXT.KDMX.FL.W.0041.140901T1800Z-140906T0600Z/
/DEMI4.1.ER.140901T1800Z.140903T1200Z.140905T0600Z.NO/
412 AM CDT MON SEP 1 2014

...FLOOD WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL EARLY FRIDAY MORNING...

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE RACCOON RIVER AT DES MOINES FLEUR DR...OR FROM WALNUT CREEK...
  TO THE DES MOINES RIVER.
* UNTIL EARLY FRIDAY MORNING.
* AT  2:45 AM MONDAY THE STAGE WAS 9.9 FEET...OR 2.1 FEET BELOW FLOOD
  STAGE.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 12.0 FEET.
* NO FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FORECAST...RISE TO FLOOD STAGE THIS AFTERNOON. CONTINUE RISING TO
  14.0 FEET...OR 2.0 FEET ABOVE FLOOD STAGE...WEDNESDAY MORNING. GO
  BELOW FLOOD STAGE EARLY FRIDAY MORNING.
* IMPACT...AT 13.5 FEET...WATER AFFECTS THE LOW AREAS OF WATER WORKS
  PARK.

&&

LAT...LON 4157 9361 4156 9368 4158 9367 4159 9362
      4157 9361

$$

IAC121-181-020912-
/O.EXT.KDMX.FL.W.0040.000000T0000Z-140904T0142Z/
/NRWI4.1.ER.140831T0119Z.140831T0630Z.140903T0142Z.NO/
412 AM CDT MON SEP 1 2014

...FLOOD WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL TUESDAY EVENING...

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE NORTH RIVER NEAR NORWALK...OR FROM THE MADISON-WARREN COUNTY
  LINE...TO THE DES MOINES RIVER.
* UNTIL TUESDAY EVENING.
* AT  3:15 AM MONDAY THE STAGE WAS 21.9 FEET...OR 0.1 FEET BELOW
  FLOOD STAGE.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 22.0 FEET.
* NO FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FORECAST...RISE TO FLOOD STAGE EARLY THIS MORNING. CONTINUE RISING
  TO 22.7 FEET...OR 0.7 FEET ABOVE FLOOD STAGE...THIS EVENING. GO
  BELOW FLOOD STAGE TUESDAY EVENING.
* IMPACT...AT 22.0 FEET...SEVERAL RURAL GRAVEL ROADS ARE THREATENED.

&&

LAT...LON 4143 9379 4151 9361 4153 9346 4151 9344
      4138 9379 4143 9379

$$




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