Flash Flood Watch
Issued by NWS Des Moines, IA

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Flood Watch
National Weather Service Des Moines IA
421 PM CDT Thu Apr 19 2018

...The Flood Watch continues for all or portions of the following
rivers in Iowa...West Fork Des Moines River...

  Affecting the following counties in Iowa...Humboldt

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

As the forecast becomes more certain, this watch will be either
upgraded to a Flood Warning or canceled.

421 PM CDT Thu Apr 19 2018

...Flood Watch remains in effect until further notice...

The Flood Watch continues for
  The West Fork Des Moines River at Humboldt, or From Joe Reasoner
  Dam...to the East Fork Des Moines River.
* Until further notice.
* At  3:15 PM Thursday the stage was 8.9 feet, or 1.1 feet below
  Flood Stage.
* Flood Stage is 10.0 feet.
* No flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...rise to Flood Stage Sunday evening. Continue rising to
  11.3 feet, or 1.3 feet above Flood Stage, Wednesday evening.
* There is limited confidence in this river forecast. Forecasts may
  change so monitor for updated information.


LAT...LON 4265 9416 4265 9424 4272 9428 4274 9423
      4272 9420 4265 9416


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