Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Des Moines, IA

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
504 PM CDT FRI JUN 26 2015

...Forecast flooding severity has increased for all or portions of
the following rivers in Iowa...Des Moines 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. Click on
the Rivers and Lakes link.

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IAC153-272204-
/O.EXT.KDMX.FL.W.0012.000000T0000Z-150630T1549Z/
/DESI4.3.ER.150625T1010Z.150626T2100Z.150629T1549Z.NO/
504 PM CDT FRI JUN 26 2015

...Forecast flooding increased from Moderate to Major severity...

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Des Moines River at Des Moines SE 6th St...or From below the
  Center Street dam...to Runnells.
* Until Monday morning.
* At  4:00 PM Friday the stage was 30.0 feet...or 6.0 feet above
  Flood Stage.
* The river is expected to crest this evening.
* Flood Stage is 24.0 feet.
* Major flooding is occurring and is forecast to continue.
* Forecast...go below Flood Stage Monday morning.
* Impact...At  30.0 feet...The following roads are closed...Carlisle
  Road...Hartford Avenue...Southeast 22nd Street...Edison Avenue and
  Granger Avenue. Levee gates are closed north of Walnut Street.

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LAT...LON 4159 9356 4152 9333 4145 9333 4154 9356
      4159 9366 4159 9356

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