Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Des Moines, IA

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Flood Warning
National Weather Service Des Moines IA
839 PM CDT Mon May 22 2017

...The National Weather Service in Des Moines has issued a Flood
Warning for all or portions of the following rivers in Iowa...West
Fork Des Moines River...

  Affecting the following counties in Iowa...Emmet

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.


839 PM CDT Mon May 22 2017

...Flood Warning in effect until Wednesday evening...

The National Weather Service in Des Moines has issued a
* Flood Warning for
  The West Fork Des Moines River at Estherville...or From the
  Iowa-Minnesota border...to near Wallingford.
* Until Wednesday evening.
* At  8:00 PM Monday the stage was 7.7 feet...or 0.3 feet below Flood
* Flood Stage is 8.0 feet.
* No flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...rise to Flood Stage Tuesday afternoon.
* Impact...At 7.0 feet...Mike Mickelson Park South of Iowa 9 floods.
  North Riverside Park North of Iowa 9 floods. Backwater from the
  river causes School Creek to affect the low areas of Valley Drive.


LAT...LON 4326 9483 4350 9491 4350 9485 4326 9471
      4326 9483


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