Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Des Moines, IA

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Flood Statement
National Weather Service Des Moines IA
447 AM CDT WED JUL 20 2016

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

  Affecting the following counties in Iowa...Black Hawk

River forecasts include observed precipitation...as well as expected
precipitation over the next 24 hours.


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.


447 AM CDT WED JUL 20 2016

...Flood Warning remains in effect until Friday afternoon...

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Cedar River at Cedar Falls...or From the West Fork Cedar
  River...to the Cedar Falls-Waterloo city limits.
* Until Friday afternoon.
* At  3:45 AM Wednesday the stage was 87.3 feet...or 0.7 feet below
  Flood Stage.
* Flood Stage is 88.0 feet.
* No flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...rise to Flood Stage this evening. Continue rising to
  88.2 feet...or 0.2 feet above Flood Stage...Thursday morning. Then
  begin falling and go below Flood Stage Friday afternoon.


LAT...LON 4256 9238 4251 9245 4258 9255 4262 9255
      4262 9241 4256 9238



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