Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Des Moines, IA

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
739 PM CDT SUN AUG 30 2015

...The Flood Warning has been extended for all or portions of the
following rivers in Iowa...Iowa River...Black Hawk Creek...South
Skunk River...North Raccoon River...

  Affecting the following counties in Iowa...Black Hawk...Dallas...
  Greene...Jasper...Marion...Marshall...Polk...Story

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.

&&

IAC127-010039-
/O.EXT.KDMX.FL.W.0042.000000T0000Z-150902T0142Z/
/MIWI4.1.ER.150830T1237Z.150831T1200Z.150901T0142Z.NO/
739 PM CDT SUN AUG 30 2015

...Flood Warning now in effect until Monday evening...

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Iowa River at Marshalltown...or From Minerva Creek near
  Albion...to Timber Creek near Le Grand.
* Until Monday evening.
* At 6:00 PM Sunday the stage was 19.9 feet...or 0.9 feet above
  Flood Stage.
* Flood Stage is 19.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and is forecast to continue.
* Forecast...rise to 20.1 feet...or 1.1 feet above Flood Stage...
  Monday morning. Then begin falling and go below Flood Stage Monday evening.
* Impact...At 20.0 feet...Water approaches the top of the concrete
  bridge piers of the Iowa 14 bridge.

&&

LAT...LON 4204 9297 4212 9308 4214 9302 4205 9277
      4200 9277 4204 9297

$$

IAC013-010039-
/O.EXT.KDMX.FL.W.0044.000000T0000Z-150901T1126Z/
/HUDI4.1.ER.150830T1545Z.150831T0405Z.150831T1126Z.NO/
739 PM CDT SUN AUG 30 2015

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

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Black Hawk Creek at Hudson...or From the Black Hawk-Grundy
  County line...to the Cedar River in Waterloo.
* Until Monday morning.
* At 5:45 PM Sunday the stage was 14.8 feet...or 0.8 feet above
  Flood Stage.
* Flood Stage is 14.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and is forecast to continue.
* Forecast...rise to 14.9 feet...or 0.9 feet above Flood Stage...late
  this evening. Then begin falling and go below Flood Stage Monday morning.
* Impact...At 14.5 feet...Portions of Ranchero Road west of US 63
  are flooded.

&&

LAT...LON 4248 9228 4235 9247 4235 9254 4242 9254
      4253 9238

$$

IAC169-010039-
/O.EXT.KDMX.FL.W.0039.000000T0000Z-150901T0255Z/
/AMEI4.3.ER.150829T1150Z.150829T2315Z.150831T0255Z.NO/
739 PM CDT SUN AUG 30 2015

...Flood Warning now in effect until late this evening...

The Flood Warning continues for
  The South Skunk River near Ames W Riverside Rd...or From Keigley
  Branch near 170th Street...to Squaw Creek.
* Until late this evening.
* At 7:00 PM Sunday the stage was 13.3 feet...or 0.8 feet above
  Flood Stage.
* Flood Stage is 12.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring.
* Forecast...Continue falling and go below Flood Stage late this evening.
* Impact...At 10.6 feet...Water is out of its banks at River Valley
  Park.

&&

LAT...LON 4210 9362 4210 9356 4201 9357 4201 9362
      4207 9365 4210 9362

$$

IAC153-169-010039-
/O.EXT.KDMX.FL.W.0040.000000T0000Z-150901T1052Z/
/AESI4.2.ER.150829T1333Z.150830T1000Z.150831T1052Z.NO/
739 PM CDT SUN AUG 30 2015

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

The Flood Warning continues for
  The South Skunk River near Ames US 30...or From Squaw Creek...to
  the Polk-Jasper County line.
* Until Monday morning.
* At 6:00 PM Sunday the stage was 23.2 feet...or 1.7 feet above
  Flood Stage.
* Flood Stage is 21.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and is forecast to continue.
* Forecast...Continue falling and go below Flood Stage Monday morning.
* Impact...At 23.0 feet...The Shady Grove Trailer Park...located at
  1006 South Dayton Avenue...floods. The railroad just northeast of
  Cambridge floods as well.

&&

LAT...LON 4201 9362 4201 9357 4174 9335 4168 9335
      4180 9352 4201 9362

$$

IAC099-125-153-010039-
/O.EXT.KDMX.FL.W.0045.150831T1930Z-150902T2230Z/
/CFXI4.1.ER.150831T1930Z.150901T0600Z.150901T2230Z.NO/
739 PM CDT SUN AUG 30 2015

...Flood Warning now in effect until Tuesday evening...

The Flood Warning continues for
  The South Skunk River at Colfax...or From the Jasper-Polk County
  Line...to the Jasper-Marion County line.
* Until Tuesday evening.
* At 5:45 PM Sunday the stage was 16.1 feet...or 1.9 feet below
  Flood Stage.
* Flood Stage is 18.0 feet.
* No flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...rise to Flood Stage Monday afternoon. Continue rising to
  18.5 feet...or 0.5 feet above Flood Stage...early Tuesday morning.
  Then begin falling and go below Flood Stage Tuesday evening.
* Impact...At 15.5 feet...Storm sewers are closed. Water affects
  nearby agricultural land.

&&

LAT...LON 4142 9287 4168 9335 4174 9335 4170 9309
      4151 9287 4142 9287

$$

IAC049-073-010038-
/O.EXT.KDMX.FL.W.0046.150831T0439Z-150902T1930Z/
/PROI4.1.ER.150831T0439Z.150901T0000Z.150901T1930Z.NO/
739 PM CDT SUN AUG 30 2015

...Flood Warning now in effect until Tuesday afternoon...

The Flood Warning continues for
  The North Raccoon River near Perry...or From the Greene-Dallas
  County line...to Adel.
* Until Tuesday afternoon.
* At 7:15 PM Sunday the stage was 14.7 feet...or 0.3 feet below
  Flood Stage.
* Flood Stage is 15.0 feet.
* No flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...rise to Flood Stage late this evening. Continue rising
  to 15.9 feet...or 0.9 feet above Flood Stage...Monday evening. Then
  begin falling and go below Flood Stage Tuesday afternoon.
* Impact...At 16.0 feet...180th Lane west of Minburn is affected by
  flood waters.

&&

LAT...LON 4159 9403 4186 9423 4186 9410 4161 9394
      4159 9403

$$



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