Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Des Moines, IA

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
631 PM CDT FRI AUG 28 2015

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WEBSTER IA-STORY IA-HARDIN IA-HAMILTON IA-GREENE IA-BOONE IA-
631 PM CDT FRI AUG 28 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DES MOINES  HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  SOUTHEASTERN WEBSTER COUNTY IN CENTRAL IOWA...
  NORTHERN STORY COUNTY IN CENTRAL IOWA...
  SOUTHWESTERN HARDIN COUNTY IN CENTRAL IOWA...
  HAMILTON COUNTY IN CENTRAL IOWA...
  NORTHEASTERN GREENE COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL IOWA...
  NORTHERN BOONE COUNTY IN CENTRAL IOWA...

* UNTIL 630 PM CDT SATURDAY

* AT 623 PM CDT...LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT REPORTED FLOODING STILL
  OCCURRING ACROSS PORTIONS OF THE AREA AFTER 5 TO 9 INCHES OF RAIN
  FELL THIS AFTERNOON. THE HEAVY RAIN HAS WEAKENED AND SHIFTED OFF
  TO THE EAST AND FLOOD WATERS ARE STARTING TO STABILIZE OR RECEDE.
  HOWEVER...FLOODING OF LOW LYING RURAL ROADS AND IN TOWNS MAY
  REMAIN AN ISSUE THROUGH THE OVERNIGHT HOURS. SMALL STREAMS AND
  RIVERS WILL ALSO REMAIN ELEVATED INTO SATURDAY.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  WEBSTER CITY...STORY CITY...ROLAND...JEWELL JUNCTION...GILBERT...
  GOWRIE...HUBBARD...DAYTON...STRATFORD...COALVILLE...ZEARING...
  RADCLIFFE...OTHO...ELLSWORTH...STANHOPE...LEHIGH...MCCALLSBURG...
  HARCOURT...PATON AND KAMRAR.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL
CREEKS AND STREAMS...AS WELL AS FARM AND COUNTRY ROADS. DO NOT
ATTEMPT TO TRAVEL ACROSS FLOODED ROADS. FIND ALTERNATE ROUTES.

DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE
ROADWAY. THE WATER DEPTH MAY BE TOO GREAT TO ALLOW YOUR CAR TO CROSS
SAFELY. MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND.

&&

LAT...LON 4213 9323 4204 9438 4246 9420 4247 9321

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SKOW


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