Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Des Moines, IA

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Flood Statement
National Weather Service Des Moines IA
419 PM CDT THU SEP 29 2016

...The Flood Warning has been extended for all or portions of the
following rivers in Iowa...Cedar River...

  Affecting the following counties in Iowa...Black Hawk

...The Flood Warning continues for all or portions of the following
rivers in Iowa...Iowa River...Cedar River...

  Affecting the following counties in Iowa...Black Hawk...Tama

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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.

&&

IAC171-302119-
/O.CON.KDMX.FL.W.0037.000000T0000Z-161003T1200Z/
/TMAI4.2.ER.160927T0645Z.160930T0000Z.161003T0600Z.NR/
419 PM CDT THU SEP 29 2016

...Flood Warning remains in effect until early Monday morning...

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Iowa River near Tama Hwy E49...or From Timber Creek near Le
  Grand...to Salt Creek near Belle Plaine.
* Until early Monday morning.
* At  4:00 PM Thursday the stage was 13.2 feet...or 0.7 feet above
  Flood Stage.
* Flood Stage is 12.5 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and is forecast to continue.
* Forecast...rise to 13.3 feet...or 0.8 feet above Flood Stage...this
  evening. Then begin falling and go below Flood Stage early Monday
  morning.
* Impact...At 13.3 feet...Water affects 360th Street near the
  intersection with S Avenue...or 1 1/4 miles west of Chelsea. The
  City of Chelsea is inaccessible from the south. Highway E49 is
  down to one lane near the Iowa River in the Chelsea area.

&&

LAT...LON 4200 9277 4205 9277 4190 9230 4186 9230
      4200 9277

$$

IAC013-302118-
/O.CON.KDMX.FL.W.0027.000000T0000Z-161004T1359Z/
/CEDI4.3.ER.160918T0324Z.160924T1700Z.161003T1359Z.NO/
419 PM CDT THU SEP 29 2016

...Flood Warning remains in effect until Monday morning...

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 Monday morning.
* At  3:45 PM Thursday the stage was 91.2 feet...or 3.2 feet above
  Flood Stage.
* Flood Stage is 88.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and is forecast to continue.
* Forecast...continue falling and go below Flood Stage Monday
  morning.
* Impact...At 91.2 feet...Water covers portions of Lake Street.

&&

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

$$

IAC013-302118-
/O.EXT.KDMX.FL.W.0029.000000T0000Z-161001T0251Z/
/ALOI4.3.ER.160923T1412Z.160924T2230Z.160930T0251Z.NO/
419 PM CDT THU SEP 29 2016

...Flood Warning now in effect until late this evening...

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Cedar River at Waterloo...or From the Waterloo-Cedar Falls city
  limits...to Spring Creek near La Porte City.
* Until late this evening.
* At  4:00 PM Thursday the stage was 13.2 feet...or 0.2 feet above
  Flood Stage.
* Flood Stage is 13.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and is forecast to continue.
* Forecast...continue falling and go below Flood Stage late this
  evening.
* Impact...At 13.0 feet...Many storm sewers are closed along Black
  Hawk Creek and the Cedar River. The Fletcher Avenue levee gates
  are closed.

&&

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

$$



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