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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Des Moines IA
412 PM CDT Tue Jun 19 2018

IAZ059-060-202115-
Dallas-Polk-
412 PM CDT Tue Jun 19 2018

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of central Iowa.

.DAY ONE...Tonight

River flood products are in effect for the area along the Raccoon
River. Please refer to the National Weather Service website at
weather.gov/desmoines for further details.

Scattered thunderstorms are possible especially overnight.
Localized heavy rainfall may occur. An isolated severe storm is
also possible.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Wednesday through Monday

Periodic thunderstorms are forecast Wednesday through Friday. A
heavy rain threat is possible especially Wednesday and Wednesday
night. River flooding and flash flooding may result from any heavy
rainfall during this period. Overall the severe weather threat is
low how ever isolated severe storms are possible including
isolated tornadoes Wednesday and Thursday afternoons.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotters might be needed at times this week.

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Flood Watch

Flood Watch
National Weather Service Des Moines IA
1002 AM CDT Tue Jun 19 2018

...The National Weather Service in Des Moines has issued a Flood
Watch for all or portions of the following rivers in Iowa...Raccoon
River...

  Affecting the following counties in Iowa...Polk

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

If rainfall in the basin is less than predicted, the forecast river
stage may not be reached. Conversely, if rainfall is more than
predicted the river may crest higher.

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

IAZ060-200901-
/O.NEW.KDMX.FL.A.0016.180621T2100Z-180625T0600Z/
/DEMI4.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
1002 AM CDT Tue Jun 19 2018

...Flood Watch in effect until early Sunday morning...

The National Weather Service in Des Moines has issued a
* Flood Watch for
  The Raccoon River at Des Moines Fleur Dr, or From Walnut Creek...to
  the Des Moines River.
* Until early Sunday morning.
* At  9:45 AM Tuesday the stage was 7.5 feet, or 4.5 feet below Flood
  Stage.
* Flood Stage is 12.0 feet.
* No flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...rise to Flood Stage Thursday afternoon. Continue rising
  to 12.5 feet, or 0.5 feet above Flood Stage, early Saturday
  morning. Then begin falling and go below Flood Stage early Sunday
  morning.
* There is limited confidence in this river forecast. Forecasts may
  change so monitor for updated information.


&&

LAT...LON 4157 9361 4156 9368 4158 9367 4159 9362
      4157 9361

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Flood Watch

Flood Watch
National Weather Service Des Moines IA
1001 AM CDT Tue Jun 19 2018

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

  Affecting the following counties in Iowa...Polk

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

If rainfall in the basin is less than predicted, the forecast river
stage may not be reached. Conversely, if rainfall is more than
predicted the river may crest higher.

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

IAZ060-200900-
/O.CON.KDMX.FL.A.0015.180621T0508Z-180624T1930Z/
/DESI4.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
1001 AM CDT Tue Jun 19 2018

...Flood Watch remains in effect until midday Sunday...

The Flood Watch continues for
  The Des Moines River at Des Moines SE 6th St, or From below the
  Center Street dam...to Runnells.
* Until midday Sunday.
* At  9:00 AM Tuesday the stage was 20.8 feet, or 3.2 feet below
  Flood Stage.
* Flood Stage is 24.0 feet.
* No flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...rise to Flood Stage early Thursday morning. Continue
  rising to 25.1 feet, or 1.1 feet above Flood Stage, early Friday
  morning. Then begin falling and go below Flood Stage midday
  Sunday.
* There is limited confidence in this river forecast. Forecasts may
  change so monitor for updated information.


&&

LAT...LON 4159 9356 4152 9333 4145 9333 4154 9356
      4159 9366 4159 9356

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