Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Des Moines, IA

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Flood Statement
National Weather Service Des Moines IA
901 PM CDT Thu Apr 26 2018

...The Flood Warning has been extended 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.

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.

&&

IAC091-280201-
/O.EXT.KDMX.FL.W.0008.000000T0000Z-180502T0600Z/
/HBTI4.1.ER.180424T0111Z.180426T1015Z.180501T0600Z.NO/
901 PM CDT Thu Apr 26 2018

...Flood Warning now in effect until early Tuesday morning...

The Flood Warning continues for
  The West Fork Des Moines River at Humboldt, or From Joe Reasoner
  Dam...to the East Fork Des Moines River.
* Until early Tuesday morning.
* At  8:15 PM Thursday the stage was 10.5 feet, or 0.5 feet above
  Flood Stage.
* Flood Stage is 10.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and is forecast to continue.
* Forecast...continue falling and go below Flood Stage early Tuesday
  morning.
* Impact...At 10.0 feet, Water impacts some homes along Country Club
  Drive. Sandbagging occurs at the water treatment plant.

&&

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

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