Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Des Moines, IA

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
721 AM CDT WED APR 27 2016

...The National Weather Service in Des Moines has issued a Flood
Warning for all or portions of the following rivers in Iowa...East
Fork 102 River...

  Affecting the following counties in Iowa...Taylor

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.

&&

IAC173-281221-
/O.NEW.KDMX.FL.W.0014.160427T1622Z-160428T2021Z/
/BDFI4.3.ER.160427T1622Z.160427T1800Z.160427T2021Z.NR/
721 AM CDT WED APR 27 2016

...IMPORTANT--Record flooding is forecast...

...Flood Warning in effect until late this afternoon...

The National Weather Service in Des Moines has issued a
* Flood Warning for
  The East Fork 102 River at Bedford...or From 8 1/2 miles upstream
  of Bedford...to the 102 River in Missouri.
* Until late this afternoon.
* At  6:45 AM Wednesday the stage was 20.3 feet...or 3.7 feet below
  Flood Stage.
* Flood Stage is 24.0 feet.
* No flooding is occurring and Record flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...rise to Flood Stage midday today. Continue rising to
  25.3 feet...or 1.3 feet above Flood Stage...this afternoon. Then
  begin falling and go below Flood Stage late this afternoon.
* Impact...At  24.0 feet...East Main Street near the water plant
  floods. Some residences near the floodplain on the southeast side
  of town flood as well.

&&

LAT...LON 4076 9470 4090 9447 4081 9447 4057 9473
      4057 9482 4076 9470

$$




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