Flash Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Des Moines, IA

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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLASH FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
1019 PM CDT SAT SEP 24 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DES MOINES  HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  SOUTHEASTERN MADISON COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL IOWA...
  NORTHWESTERN CLARKE COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL IOWA...
  WESTERN WARREN COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL IOWA...

* UNTIL 415 AM CDT.

* AT 1018 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCING
  HEAVY RAIN ACROSS THE WARNED AREA. UP TO THREE TO FOUR INCHES OF
  RAIN HAVE ALREADY FALLEN. FLASH FLOODING IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN
  SHORTLY.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  WINTERSET...AVENUE OF THE SAINTS EVENT CENTER...MURRAY...ST.
  CHARLES...NEW VIRGINIA...TRURO...MARTENSDALE...PATTERSON...ST.
  MARYS...EAST PERU...SPRING HILL AND BEVINGTON.

THIS INCLUDES INTERSTATE 35 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 37 AND 64.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TURN AROUND...DON`T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.

BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS AT NIGHT WHEN IT IS HARDER TO RECOGNIZE THE
DANGERS OF FLOODING.

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL
CREEKS AND STREAMS...COUNTRY ROADS...FARMLAND...AND OTHER LOW LYING
SPOTS.

&&

LAT...LON 4144 9364 4108 9369 4102 9401 4132 9402
      4147 9381

$$

SKOW



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