River Statement
Issued by NWS Des Moines, IA

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HYDROLOGIC STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
1058 AM CDT SUN APR 27 2014

...THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DES MOINES HAS ISSUED A
HYDROLOGIC STATEMENT FOR ALL OR PORTIONS OF THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN
IOWA...BEAVER CREEK...CEDAR RIVER...SHELL ROCK RIVER...

  AFFECTING THE FOLLOWING COUNTIES IN IOWA: BLACK HAWK...BREMER...
  BUTLER

.HEAVY RAINFALL THAT IS EXPECTED TO FALL OVER THE NEXT 24 TO 48 HOURS
MAY CAUSE SEVERAL RIVERS IN NORTHEASTERN IOWA TO RISE CLOSE TO OR
ABOVE FLOOD STAGE. THESE FORECASTS ARE HIGHLY DEPENDANT ON THE
AMOUNT OF RAIN THAT FALLS DURING THIS EVENT AND MAY BE SUBJECT TO
SUBSTANTIAL REVISIONS OVER THE NEXT DAY OR TWO.

RIVER FORECASTS INCLUDE OBSERVED PRECIPITATION...AS WELL AS EXPECTED
PRECIPITATION OVER THE NEXT 24 HOURS.

STAY TUNED TO DEVELOPMENTS BY LISTENING TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO.

IAC013-272158-
1058 AM CDT SUN APR 27 2014

...NO FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS LIKELY...

FORECAST INFORMATION FOR
  THE CEDAR RIVER AT CEDAR FALLS...OR FROM THE WEST FORK CEDAR
  RIVER...TO THE CEDAR FALLS-WATERLOO CITY LIMITS.
* AT  9:45 AM SUNDAY THE STAGE WAS 83.6 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 88.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...BANKFULL CONDITIONS CAN BE EXPECTED BY MONDAY. THE RIVER
  MAY RISE TO MINOR FLOOD STAGE ON TUESDAY AND CONTINUE RISING TO
  NEAR 90 FEET BY WEDNESDAY. THIS FORECAST IS HIGHLY DEPENDENT ON
  RAINFALL TONIGHT AND MONDAY AND MAY BE SUBJECT TO SUBSTANTIAL
  CHANGES IN THE NEXT DAY OR TWO.
* IMPACT...AT  89.7 FEET...WATER COVERS THE ROAD AT 1712 AND 1118
  COTTAGE ROW ROAD.
THIS CREST COMPARES TO A PREVIOUS CREST OF 90.0 FEET ON JUN 27 2010.


&&

LAT...LON 4256 9238 4251 9245 4258 9255 4262 9255
      4262 9241 4256 9238

$$

IAC013-272158-
1058 AM CDT SUN APR 27 2014

...NO FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS POSSIBLE...

FORECAST INFORMATION FOR
  THE CEDAR RIVER AT WATERLOO...OR FROM THE WATERLOO-CEDAR FALLS CITY
  LIMITS...TO SPRING CREEK NEAR LA PORTE CITY.
* AT 10:00 AM SUNDAY THE STAGE WAS 7.9 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 13.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...BANKFULL CONDITIONS CAN BE EXPECTED BY LATE MONDAY. THE
  RIVER IS FORECAST TO RISE TO 12.5 FEET...OR 0.5 FEET BELOW FLOOD
  STAGE BY WEDNESDAY. THIS FORECAST IS HIGHLY DEPENDENT ON
  RAINFALL TONIGHT AND MONDAY AND MAY BE SUBJECT TO SUBSTANTIAL
  CHANGES IN THE NEXT DAY OR TWO. ANY INCREASE IN THE PROJECTED
  RAINFALL WOULD PUSH THE RIVER ABOVE FLOOD STAGE.
* IMPACT...AT  10.0 FEET...STORM SEWERS ARE CLOSED BEHIND THE CATTLE
  CONGRESS.
THIS CREST COMPARES TO A PREVIOUS CREST OF 12.5 FEET ON JUN 30 2005.


&&

LAT...LON 4256 9238 4238 9207 4230 9207 4230 9222
      4251 9245 4256 9238

$$

IAC013-017-023-272158-
1058 AM CDT SUN APR 27 2014

...NO FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS POSSIBLE...

FORECAST INFORMATION FOR
  THE SHELL ROCK RIVER AT SHELL ROCK...OR FROM FLOOD CREEK NEAR
  CLARKSVILLE...TO THE CEDAR RIVER.
* AT  9:45 AM SUNDAY THE STAGE WAS 9.3 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 13.5 FEET.
* FORECAST...BANKFULL CONDITIONS CAN BE EXPECTED BY MONDAY. THE RIVER
  MAY BRIEFLY RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE AND REACH 14 FEET ON TUESDAY.
  THIS FORECAST IS HIGHLY DEPENDENT ON RAINFALL TONIGHT AND MONDAY
  AND MAY BE SUBJECT TO SUBSTANTIAL CHANGES IN THE NEXT DAY OR TWO.
* IMPACT...AT  14.0 FEET...FLOODING OCCURS IN SHELL ROCK PRIMARILY IN
  RESIDENTIAL YARDS.
THIS CREST COMPARES TO A PREVIOUS CREST OF 14.1 FEET ON APR 13 2001.


&&

LAT...LON 4265 9249 4265 9255 4279 9272 4284 9269
      4269 9249 4265 9249

$$

IAC013-023-272158-
1058 AM CDT SUN APR 27 2014

...NO FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS POSSIBLE...

FORECAST INFORMATION FOR
  THE BEAVER CREEK AT NEW HARTFORD...OR FROM JOHNSON CREEK NEAR
  PARKERSBURG...TO THE CEDAR RIVER.
* AT 10:00 AM SUNDAY THE STAGE WAS 4.3 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 12.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...BANKFULL CONDITIONS CAN BE EXPECTED BY MONDAY AFTERNOON.
  BEAVER CREEK IS EXPECTED TO CONTINUE RISING AND MAY BRIEFLY REACH
  FLOOD STAGE OF 12 FEET ON TUESDAY MORNING. THIS FORECAST IS HIGHLY
  DEPENDENT ON RAINFALL TONIGHT AND MONDAY AND MAY BE SUBJECT TO
  SUBSTANTIAL CHANGES IN THE NEXT DAY OR TWO.
* IMPACT...AT  12.0 FEET...FLOODING OCCURS IN MOST AREAS EAST OF
  BROADWAY STREET. EASTERN AND WESTERN PORTIONS OF TOWN ARE
  AFFECTED.
THIS CREST COMPARES TO A PREVIOUS CREST OF 12.2 FEET ON MAR 19 1979.


&&

LAT...LON 4256 9249 4256 9282 4262 9281 4259 9265
      4258 9249 4256 9249

$$




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