Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Des Moines, IA

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
945 AM CDT SAT AUG 16 2014

...THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DES MOINES HAS ISSUED A FLOOD
WARNING FOR ALL OR PORTIONS OF THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN IOWA...
THOMPSON RIVER...SOUTH FORK CHARITON RIVER...

  AFFECTING THE FOLLOWING COUNTIES IN IOWA...APPANOOSE...DECATUR...
  WAYNE

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. IN THE
MENU ON THE LEFT HAND SIDE OF THE PAGE...CLICK ON THE RIVERS AND
LAKES LINK IN THE HYDROLOGY SECTION.

&&

IAC053-171445-
/O.NEW.KDMX.FL.W.0037.140817T0142Z-140818T1100Z/
/DVSI4.1.ER.140817T0142Z.140817T0600Z.140817T1100Z.NO/
945 AM CDT SAT AUG 16 2014

...FLOOD WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL SUNDAY MORNING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DES MOINES HAS ISSUED A
* FLOOD WARNING FOR
  THE THOMPSON RIVER AT DAVIS CITY...OR FROM THE CITY OF GRAND
  RIVER...TO THE IOWA-MISSOURI BORDER.
* UNTIL SUNDAY MORNING.
* AT  1:00 AM SATURDAY THE STAGE WAS 1.8 FEET...OR 10.2 FEET BELOW
  FLOOD STAGE.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 12.0 FEET.
* NO FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FORECAST...RISE TO FLOOD STAGE THIS EVENING. CONTINUE RISING TO
  12.5 FEET...OR 0.5 FEET ABOVE FLOOD STAGE...AFTER MIDNIGHT
  TONIGHT. GO BELOW FLOOD STAGE SUNDAY MORNING.
* IMPACT...AT  12.0 FEET...WIDESPREAD FLOODING OCCURS AT THE DAVIS
  CITY PARK INCLUDING THE CAMPGROUNDS. HIGHWAY R15 FLOODS JUST NORTH
  OF THE TOWN OF GRAND RIVER IN NORTHWEST DECATUR COUNTY.

&&

LAT...LON 4058 9384 4082 9400 4085 9387 4058 9373
      4058 9384

$$

IAC007-185-171445-
/O.NEW.KDMX.FL.W.0038.140816T1742Z-140817T1933Z/
/PRMI4.1.ER.140816T1742Z.140816T1800Z.140816T1933Z.NO/
945 AM CDT SAT AUG 16 2014

...FLOOD WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL THIS AFTERNOON...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DES MOINES HAS ISSUED A
* FLOOD WARNING FOR
  THE SOUTH FORK CHARITON RIVER NEAR PROMISE CITY...OR FROM JACKSON
  CREEK NEAR CORYDON...TO RATHBUN RESERVOIR.
* UNTIL THIS AFTERNOON.
* AT 12:45 AM SATURDAY THE STAGE WAS 3.0 FEET...OR 22.0 FEET BELOW
  FLOOD STAGE.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 25.0 FEET.
* NO FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FORECAST...RISE TO FLOOD STAGE MIDDAY TODAY. CONTINUE RISING TO
  25.5 FEET...OR 0.5 FEET ABOVE FLOOD STAGE...THIS AFTERNOON. GO
  BELOW FLOOD STAGE THIS AFTERNOON.
* IMPACT...AT  24.0 FEET...WATER THREATENS THE SOUTH APPROACH TO THE
  200TH STREET BRIDGE AND NEARS THE UNDERSIDE OF THE BRIDGE ITSELF.

&&

LAT...LON 4081 9328 4087 9302 4085 9298 4076 9310
      4078 9328 4081 9328

$$



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