Flood Potential Outlook
Issued by NWS Des Moines, IA

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Hydrologic Outlook
National Weather Service Des Moines IA
303 PM CDT WED AUG 24 2016

...The National Weather Service in Des Moines has issued a
Hydrologic Outlook for potential river flooding...for all or
portions of the following rivers in Iowa...Cedar River...

  Affecting the following counties in Iowa...Black Hawk

This Hydrologic Outlook is based on both observed and forecast
precipitation. The rivers may respond differently than indicated...
if actual precipitation is greater or less than expected.

Later statements...possibly warnings...will be issued as additional
information becomes available.

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.

303 PM CDT WED AUG 24 2016

Outlook information for
  The Cedar River at Cedar Falls...or From the West Fork Cedar
  River...to the Cedar Falls-Waterloo city limits.
* At  2:45 PM Wednesday the stage was 82.1 feet...or 5.9 feet below
  Flood Stage.
* Flood Stage is 88.0 feet.
* No flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is possible.
* Forecast...the river may rise to Flood Stage early Friday morning.
  The river may then rise to 89.8 feet...or 1.8 feet above Flood
  Stage...Friday evening. The river may go below Flood Stage early
  Sunday morning.
* Impact...At 89.7 feet...Water covers the road at 1712 and 1118
  Cottage Row Road.


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


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