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WGUS83 KDMX 012116
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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
416 PM CDT MON SEP 1 2014

...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR ALL OR PORTIONS OF THE FOLLOWING
RIVERS IN IOWA...DES MOINES RIVER...RACCOON RIVER...

  AFFECTING THE FOLLOWING COUNTIES IN IOWA...POLK

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.

&&

IAC153-022116-
/O.CON.KDMX.FL.W.0042.140902T0000Z-140904T0959Z/
/DESI4.1.ER.140902T0000Z.140902T0600Z.140903T0959Z.NO/
416 PM CDT MON SEP 1 2014

...FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL EARLY WEDNESDAY MORNING...

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE DES MOINES RIVER AT DES MOINES SE 6TH ST...OR FROM BELOW THE
  CENTER STREET DAM...TO RUNNELLS.
* UNTIL EARLY WEDNESDAY MORNING.
* AT  3:00 PM MONDAY THE STAGE WAS 21.5 FEET...OR 2.5 FEET BELOW
  FLOOD STAGE.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 24.0 FEET.
* NO FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FORECAST...RISE TO FLOOD STAGE THIS EVENING. CONTINUE RISING TO
  24.7 FEET...OR 0.7 FEET ABOVE FLOOD STAGE...AFTER MIDNIGHT
  TONIGHT. GO BELOW FLOOD STAGE EARLY WEDNESDAY MORNING.
* IMPACT...AT  24.5 FEET...DEANS LAKE IS CLOSED.

&&

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

$$

IAC153-022115-
/O.CON.KDMX.FL.W.0041.000000T0000Z-140905T1048Z/
/DEMI4.1.ER.140901T1644Z.140902T0600Z.140904T1048Z.NO/
416 PM CDT MON SEP 1 2014

...FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL THURSDAY MORNING...

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE RACCOON RIVER AT DES MOINES FLEUR DR...OR FROM WALNUT CREEK...
  TO THE DES MOINES RIVER.
* UNTIL THURSDAY MORNING.
* AT  2:45 PM MONDAY THE STAGE WAS 12.9 FEET...OR 0.9 FEET ABOVE
  FLOOD STAGE.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 12.0 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND IS FORECAST TO CONTINUE.
* FORECAST...RISE TO 15.0 FEET...OR 3.0 FEET ABOVE FLOOD STAGE...
  AFTER MIDNIGHT TONIGHT. GO BELOW FLOOD STAGE THURSDAY MORNING.
* IMPACT...AT  13.5 FEET...WATER AFFECTS THE LOW AREAS OF WATER WORKS
  PARK.

&&

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

$$




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