Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Des Moines, IA

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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Des Moines IA
620 PM CDT MON SEP 25 2017

IAZ047-048-059-060-073-260045-
Boone IA-Story IA-Polk IA-Dallas IA-Warren IA-
620 PM CDT MON SEP 25 2017

...MORE HEAVY RAIN MOVING INTO DES MOINES METRO AREA...

At 615 PM CDT, Doppler radar was tracking a cluster of thunderstorms
over Valley West Mall, or over West Des Moines, moving north at 40
mph. Heavy rain is likely with this round of storms with additional
storms over the Des Moines and Ames Metro area anticipated
throughout the evening.  Rainfall rates in excess of 2 inches per
hour are possible and additional rainfall amounts up to 1 to 2
inches on top of what has already accumulated earlier today, may
lead to additional street flooding.  Also, be advised of rapid rises
of small creeks becoming bank full due to the very heavy rain. Winds
in excess of 30 mph are also possible with this storm.

Locations impacted include...
Des Moines, Ames, West Des Moines, Ankeny, Urbandale, Johnston,
Clive, Altoona, Waukee, Boone, Norwalk, Pleasant Hill, Grimes,
Nevada, Adel, Windsor Heights, Carlisle, Bondurant, Story City and
Polk City.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Torrential rainfall is occurring with this storm, and may lead to
localized flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded
roadways.

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LAT...LON 4150 9379 4151 9379 4150 9403 4221 9383
      4221 9331 4149 9344
TIME...MOT...LOC 2315Z 195DEG 35KT 4158 9374

$$

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