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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LA CROSSE WI
752 PM CDT SAT APR 19 2014

...FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER IN THE
MCGREGOR AREA...

.RUNOFF FROM MELTING SNOW OVER THE PAST FEW WEEKS AND RECENT
RAINFALL IS RESULTING IN HIGH WATER ALONG THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER.
MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING IN THE MCGREGOR AREA. THE LATEST
FORECAST INFORMATION IS INCLUDED BELOW.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

DO NOT DRIVE CARS INTO FLOODED AREAS. REMEMBER...IT TAKES ONLY TWO
FEET OF WATER TO FLOAT MOST AUTOMOBILES...INCLUDING SPORT UTILITY
VEHICLES. TURN AROUND...DON/T DROWN.

ADDITIONAL RIVER AND WEATHER INFORMATION IS AVAILABLE AT...
HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/LACROSSE .

&&

IAC005-043-WIC023-043-201552-
/O.EXT.KARX.FL.W.0010.000000T0000Z-140423T1800Z/
/MCGI4.1.RS.140418T1615Z.140420T1200Z.140423T0000Z.NO/
752 PM CDT SAT APR 19 2014

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER AT MCGREGOR.
* UNTIL WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON...OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS CANCELLED.
* AT 7:45 PM SATURDAY THE STAGE WAS 16.4 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 16.0 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE RISING TO A CREST NEAR
  16.5 FEET BY SUNDAY MORNING. THE RIVER IS EXPECTED TO FALL
  BACK BELOW FLOOD STAGE TUESDAY EVENING.
* IMPACT...AT 16.5 FEET...WATER MAY BEGIN TO GO OVER THE ROAD
  COVERING PART OF HIGHWAY C NEAR HIGHWAY 18.

&&

LAT...LON 4321 9109 4300 9111 4298 9119 4316 9121 4324 9115

$$

FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE QUAD CITIES IA IL
1019 AM CDT SAT APR 19 2014

.MINOR FLOODING DUE TO RECENT RAIN AND SPRING SNOWMELT EXPECTED ALONG PORTIONS OF THE
MISSISSIPPI RIVER.

RIVER FORECASTS INCLUDE PAST PRECIPITATION AND FORECAST RAINFALL FOR
THE NEXT 24 HOURS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

IF YOU ENCOUNTER A FLOODED ROADWAY...TURN AROUND AND FIND AN
ALTERNATE ROUTE. TURN AROUND...DON/T DROWN.

ADDITIONAL RIVER AND WEATHER INFORMATION IS AVAILABLE AT
WWW.WEATHER.GOV/QUADCITIES .

&&

IAC061-097-ILC085-200319-
/O.NEW.KDVN.FL.W.0017.140420T0600Z-140424T0000Z/
/DBQI4.1.ER.140420T0600Z.140421T0000Z.140422T1200Z.NO/
1019 AM CDT SAT APR 19 2014

...FLOOD WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL TUESDAY MORNING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN QUAD CITIES HAS ISSUED A
* FLOOD WARNING FOR
  THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER AT DUBUQUE.
* UNTIL TUESDAY MORNING.
* AT 9:30 AM SATURDAY THE STAGE WAS 16.7 FEET...AND RISING.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 17 FEET.
* NO FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FORECAST...RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE EARLY SUNDAY MORNING...AND CONTINUE
  RISING TO 17.2 FEET SUNDAY EVENING. FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE TUESDAY
  MORNING.
* IMPACT...AT 17 FEET...WATER AFFECTS HOMES IN SHORE ACRES IN EAST
  DUBUQUE.

&&

LAT...LON 4254 9060 4253 9068 4247 9068 4228 9046 4235 9039

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
452 PM CDT SAT APR 19 2014

IAZ004>007-015>017-023>028-033>039-044>050-057>062-070>075-
081>086-092>097-202200-
EMMET-KOSSUTH-WINNEBAGO-WORTH-PALO ALTO-HANCOCK-CERRO GORDO-
POCAHONTAS-HUMBOLDT-WRIGHT-FRANKLIN-BUTLER-BREMER-SAC-CALHOUN-
WEBSTER-HAMILTON-HARDIN-GRUNDY-BLACK HAWK-CRAWFORD-CARROLL-GREENE-
BOONE-STORY-MARSHALL-TAMA-AUDUBON-GUTHRIE-DALLAS-POLK-JASPER-
POWESHIEK-CASS-ADAIR-MADISON-WARREN-MARION-MAHASKA-ADAMS-UNION-
CLARKE-LUCAS-MONROE-WAPELLO-TAYLOR-RINGGOLD-DECATUR-WAYNE-
APPANOOSE-DAVIS-
452 PM CDT SAT APR 19 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF CENTRAL IOWA.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT

ISOLATED TO SCATTERED NON SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED ACROSS
THE NORTHWEST TONIGHT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

ISOLATED TO SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED SUNDAY INTO EARLY
MONDAY. SEVERE WEATHER IS NOT LIKELY WITH THESE STORMS.

SEVERAL ROUNDS OF THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED WEDNESDAY THROUGH
THURSDAY. SOME OF THE STORMS MAY BE STRONG TO SEVERE AT
TIMES...MAINLY DURING WEDNESDAY EVENING AND AGAIN LATE MORNING
AND AFTERNOON THURSDAY. THE TIMING AND COVERAGE OF THUNDERSTORM
ACTIVITY WILL BE BETTER DETERMINED IN THE NEXT FEW DAYS.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED THIS WEEKEND BUT MAY BE
NEEDED NEXT WEDNESDAY OR THURSDAY.

$$

AWB

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LA CROSSE WI
331 AM CDT SAT APR 19 2014

IAZ008>011-018-019-029-030-MNZ079-086>088-094>096-WIZ017-029-
032>034-041>044-053>055-061-201200-
MITCHELL-HOWARD-WINNESHIEK-ALLAMAKEE-FLOYD-CHICKASAW-FAYETTE-
CLAYTON-WABASHA-DODGE-OLMSTED-WINONA-MOWER-FILLMORE-HOUSTON-
TAYLOR-CLARK-BUFFALO-TREMPEALEAU-JACKSON-LA CROSSE-MONROE-JUNEAU-
ADAMS-VERNON-CRAWFORD-RICHLAND-GRANT-
331 AM CDT SAT APR 19 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF NORTHEAST
IOWA...SOUTHEAST MINNESOTA...AND SOUTHWEST INTO CENTRAL
WISCONSIN.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

THERE IS A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS WEST OF THE MISSISSIPPI
RIVER LATE TONIGHT. SEVERE WEATHER IS NOT ANTICIPATED WITH ANY OF
THESE THUNDERSTORMS. THE MAIN HAZARD WOULD BE LIGHTNING.

WATER LEVELS IN PORTIONS OF THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER WILL BE NEAR OR
ABOVE FLOOD STAGE THROUGH EARLY NEXT WEEK.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS CONTINUES FOR MUCH OF THE AREA
SUNDAY INTO MONDAY. SEVERE WEATHER IS NOT ANTICIPATED WITH ANY OF
THESE THUNDERSTORMS. THE MAIN HAZARD WOULD BE LIGHTNING.

THERE IS A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS FOR MUCH OF THE AREA AGAIN
WEDNESDAY THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING. IT IS TOO EARLY TO DISCERN IF
ANY SEVERE WEATHER IS POSSIBLE.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED THROUGH THE WEEKEND.

.EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT COORDINATION...

NO WEBINAR IS SCHEDULED.

$$

RRS/HALBACH

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE QUAD CITIES IA IL
319 AM CDT SAT APR 19 2014

IAZ040>042-051>054-063>068-076>078-087>089-098-099-ILZ001-002-007-
009-015>018-024>026-034-035-MOZ009-010-200830-
BUCHANAN-DELAWARE-DUBUQUE-BENTON-LINN-JONES-JACKSON-IOWA-JOHNSON-
CEDAR-CLINTON-MUSCATINE-SCOTT-KEOKUK-WASHINGTON-LOUISA-JEFFERSON-
HENRY IA-DES MOINES-VAN BUREN-LEE-JO DAVIESS-STEPHENSON-CARROLL-
WHITESIDE-ROCK ISLAND-HENRY IL-BUREAU-PUTNAM-MERCER-HENDERSON-
WARREN-HANCOCK-MCDONOUGH-SCOTLAND-CLARK-
319 AM CDT SAT APR 19 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF NORTH CENTRAL
ILLINOIS...NORTHWEST ILLINOIS...WEST CENTRAL ILLINOIS...EAST
CENTRAL IOWA...NORTHEAST IOWA...SOUTHEAST IOWA AND NORTHEAST
MISSOURI.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

WARM TEMPERATURES...STRONG WINDS...LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITIES...AND
DRIED VEGETATION WILL COMBINE TO RESULT IN A VERY HIGH THREAT OF
GRASS FIRES TODAY.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

THERE IS A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY. AT
THIS TIME THE THREAT OF ANY SEVERE WEATHER IS LOW.

THERE IS A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY. AT THIS
TIME IT IS TOO EARLY TO DETERMINE THE THREAT OF ANY SEVERE STORMS.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED TODAY OR TONIGHT.

$$

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