Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Des Moines, IA

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WGUS43 KDMX 100805
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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
305 AM CDT WED SEP 10 2014

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

  AFFECTING THE FOLLOWING COUNTIES IN IOWA...POLK

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.

&&

IAC153-110805-
/O.NEW.KDMX.FL.W.0049.140910T1418Z-140914T0215Z/
/DEMI4.2.ER.140910T1418Z.140911T0600Z.140913T0215Z.NO/
305 AM CDT WED SEP 10 2014

...FLOOD WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL LATE FRIDAY EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DES MOINES HAS ISSUED A
* FLOOD WARNING FOR
  THE RACCOON RIVER AT DES MOINES FLEUR DR...OR FROM WALNUT CREEK...
  TO THE DES MOINES RIVER.
* UNTIL LATE FRIDAY EVENING.
* AT 1:45 AM WEDNESDAY THE STAGE WAS 8.4 FEET...OR 3.6 FEET BELOW
  FLOOD STAGE.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 12.0 FEET.
* NO FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MODERATE FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FORECAST...RISE TO FLOOD STAGE THIS MORNING. CONTINUE RISING TO
  16.2 FEET...OR 4.2 FEET ABOVE FLOOD STAGE...AFTER MIDNIGHT
  TONIGHT. GO BELOW FLOOD STAGE LATE FRIDAY EVENING. THIS FORECAST
  IS STILL SOMEWHAT UNCERTAIN DUE TO THE RAIN THAT FELL OVERNIGHT
  AND WILL BE FINE TUNED DURING THROUGHOUT THE DAY
* IMPACT...AT  16.0 FEET...SOUTHWEST 30TH STREET IS CLOSED FROM
  GEORGE FLAGG PARKWAY TO BELL AVENUE. GEORGE FLAGG PARKWAY IS
  CLOSED FROM SOUTHWEST 30TH STREET TO SOUTHWEST 28TH STREET.

&&

LAT...LON 4157 9361 4156 9368 4158 9367 4159 9362
      4157 9361

$$




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