Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Des Moines, IA

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Bulletin - Immediate Broadcast Requested
Flood Warning
National Weather Service Des Moines IA
831 PM CDT FRI AUG 26 2016

...Forecast flooding severity has increased for all or portions of
the following rivers in Iowa...Cedar River...

  Affecting the following counties in Iowa...Black Hawk

River forecasts include observed precipitation...as well as expected
precipitation over the next 24 hours.


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.


831 PM CDT FRI AUG 26 2016

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

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Cedar River at Cedar Falls...or From the West Fork Cedar
  River...to the Cedar Falls-Waterloo city limits.
* Until Sunday evening.
* At 7:45 PM Friday the stage was 89.4 feet...or 1.4 feet above
  Flood Stage.
* Flood Stage is 88.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...rise to 90.7 feet...or 2.7 feet above Flood Stage...
  Saturday afternoon. Then begin falling and go below Flood Stage
  Sunday evening.
* Impact...At 90.3 feet...Water covers Riverside Drive south of Beech


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



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