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Flood Statement
National Weather Service Des Moines IA
949 AM CDT Fri May 25 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...Emmet

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


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...
Click on the Rivers and Lakes link.


949 AM CDT Fri May 25 2018

...Flood Warning now in effect until Saturday evening...

The Flood Warning continues for
  The West Fork Des Moines River at Estherville, or From the
  Iowa-Minnesota near Wallingford.
* Until Saturday evening.
* At  9:00 AM Friday the stage was 8.4 feet, or 0.4 feet above Flood
* Flood Stage is 8.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and is forecast to continue.
* Forecast...continue falling and go below Flood Stage Saturday
* Impact...At 7.0 feet, Mike Mickelson Park South of Iowa 9 floods.
  North Riverside Park North of Iowa 9 floods. Backwater from the
  river causes School Creek to affect the low areas of Valley Drive.


LAT...LON 4326 9483 4350 9491 4350 9485 4326 9471
      4326 9483


Flood Statement
National Weather Service Sioux Falls SD
1008 AM CDT Fri May 25 2018

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Iowa...

  Little Sioux River At Linn Grove

.The following river forecasts include forecast precipitation through
tonight. Any additional future rains could affect the crest


Safety message...Do not drive cars through flooded areas. the water
depth and road condition may be unsafe.

Additional information is available at

Stay tuned for further updates by listening to NOAA weather radio...
or your local radio and TV stations.

The next scheduled statement will be issued tomorrow morning.


1008 AM CDT Fri May 25 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Little Sioux River At Linn Grove.
* until Sunday morning.
* At 09AM Friday the stage was 18.10 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 18.00 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  Saturday May 26.
* At stages near 18.5 feet...The city park in Sioux Rapids is


LAT...LON 4302 9510 4299 9503 4287 9512 4288 9536
          4296 9543 4293 9520


Location Flood    Latest Observed   Recent Observed
         Stage    Stage  Time       Crest  Time

LNNI4    18.0     18.10  Fri 9 AM   19.7   Tue May 15

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