Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Des Moines, IA

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
653 AM CDT WED OCT 15 2014

...THE FLOOD WARNING HAS BEEN CANCELLED FOR ALL OR PORTIONS OF THE
FOLLOWING RIVERS IN IOWA...DES MOINES RIVER...

  AFFECTING THE FOLLOWING COUNTIES IN IOWA...DAVIS...WAPELLO

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.

&&

IAC051-179-151223-
/O.CAN.KDMX.FL.W.0052.000000T0000Z-141016T1031Z/
/OTMI4.1.ER.141014T0610Z.141014T2340Z.141015T1030Z.NO/
653 AM CDT WED OCT 15 2014

...FLOOD WARNING IS CANCELLED...

THE FLOOD WARNING IS CANCELLED FOR
  THE DES MOINES RIVER AT OTTUMWA...OR FROM MIDDLE AVERY CREEK NEAR
  CHILLICOTHE...TO ELDON.
* AT  6:50 AM WEDNESDAY THE STAGE WAS 10.6 FEET...OR 0.4 FEET BELOW
  FLOOD STAGE.
* FORECAST...FALL TO 7.7 FEET THURSDAY MORNING.
* IMPACT...AT  10.0 FEET...AGRICULTURAL FLOODING OCCURS ALONG MOST OF
  THE REACH BETWEEN OTTUMWA AND ELDON.

&&

LAT...LON 4087 9221 4108 9257 4111 9251 4092 9220
      4087 9221

$$




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