Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Des Moines, IA

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
546 AM CDT TUE OCT 14 2014

...THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DES MOINES HAS ISSUED A FLOOD
WARNING FOR ALL OR PORTIONS OF THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN IOWA...DES
MOINES RIVER...

  AFFECTING THE FOLLOWING COUNTIES IN IOWA...MAHASKA...WAPELLO

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.

&&

IAC123-179-151046-
/O.NEW.KDMX.FL.W.0053.141014T1046Z-141016T0730Z/
/EDYI4.1.ER.141014T1000Z.141014T1200Z.141015T0730Z.NO/
546 AM CDT TUE OCT 14 2014

...FLOOD WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL EARLY WEDNESDAY MORNING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DES MOINES HAS ISSUED A
* FLOOD WARNING FOR
  THE DES MOINES RIVER NEAR EDDYVILLE...OR FROM CEDAR CREEK NEAR
  TRACY...TO MIDDLE AVERY CREEK NEAR CHILLICOTHE.
* UNTIL EARLY WEDNESDAY MORNING.
* AT  5:15 AM TUESDAY THE STAGE WAS 61.1 FEET...OR 0.1 FEET ABOVE
  FLOOD STAGE.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 61.0 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND IS FORECAST TO CONTINUE.
* FORECAST...RISE TO 61.6 FEET...OR 0.6 FEET ABOVE FLOOD STAGE...THIS
  MORNING. GO BELOW FLOOD STAGE EARLY WEDNESDAY MORNING.


&&

LAT...LON 4108 9258 4124 9287 4133 9287 4124 9269
      4111 9251 4108 9258

$$




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