Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Des Moines, IA

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
1056 AM CDT SAT AUG 29 2015

...Forecast flooding severity has increased for all or portions of
the following rivers in Iowa...Black Hawk Creek...

  Affecting the following counties in Iowa...Black Hawk

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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IAC013-301556-
/O.EXT.KDMX.FL.W.0044.150829T2122Z-150901T0848Z/
/HUDI4.2.ER.150829T2122Z.150830T1200Z.150831T0848Z.NO/
1056 AM CDT SAT AUG 29 2015

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

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Black Hawk Creek at Hudson...or From the Black Hawk-Grundy
  County line...to the Cedar River in Waterloo.
* Until early Monday morning.
* At  8:45 AM Saturday the stage was 11.0 feet...or 3.0 feet below
  Flood Stage.
* Flood Stage is 14.0 feet.
* No flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...rise to Flood Stage late this afternoon. Continue rising
  to 16.0 feet...or 2.0 feet above Flood Stage...Sunday morning. Go
  below Flood Stage early Monday morning.
* Much of this forecast is dependent on runoff...reducing forecast
  confidence. Forecast crest values are highly subject to
  change.
* Impact...At  15.5 feet...Ranchero Road in Waterloo is under water.

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LAT...LON 4248 9228 4235 9247 4235 9254 4242 9254
      4253 9238

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