Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Des Moines, IA

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
418 PM CDT SAT AUG 16 2014

...THE FLOOD WARNING HAS BEEN CANCELLED FOR ALL OR PORTIONS OF THE
FOLLOWING RIVERS IN IOWA...SOUTH FORK CHARITON RIVER...

  AFFECTING THE FOLLOWING COUNTIES IN IOWA...APPANOOSE...WAYNE

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.

&&

IAC007-185-162148-
/O.CAN.KDMX.FL.W.0038.000000T0000Z-140818T0610Z/
/PRMI4.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
418 PM CDT SAT AUG 16 2014

...FLOOD WARNING IS CANCELLED...

THE FLOOD WARNING IS CANCELLED FOR
  THE SOUTH FORK CHARITON RIVER NEAR PROMISE CITY...OR FROM JACKSON
  CREEK NEAR CORYDON...TO RATHBUN RESERVOIR.
* AT  3:45 PM SATURDAY THE STAGE WAS 19.1 FEET...OR 5.9 FEET BELOW
  FLOOD STAGE.
* FORECAST...CREST BELOW FLOOD STAGE WITH A STAGE OF 24.0 FEET...OR
  1.0 FEET BELOW FLOOD STAGE...AFTER MIDNIGHT TONIGHT.
* IMPACT...AT  24.0 FEET...WATER THREATENS THE SOUTH APPROACH TO THE
  200TH STREET BRIDGE AND NEARS THE UNDERSIDE OF THE BRIDGE ITSELF.

&&

LAT...LON 4081 9328 4087 9302 4085 9298 4076 9310
      4078 9328 4081 9328

$$



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