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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
857 AM CDT TUE SEP 2 2014

IAZ060-031400-
POLK-
857 AM CDT TUE SEP 2 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF CENTRAL IOWA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE VERY LATE TONIGHT. SEVERE
WEATHER IS NOT EXPECTED.

A RIVER FLOOD WARNING IS IN EFFECT FOR PARTS OF THE DES MOINES AND
RACCOON RIVER BASINS. PLEASE REFER TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE WEBSITE AT WEATHER.GOV/DESMOINES FOR FURTHER DETAILS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY

INTERMITTENT THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE WEDNESDAY THROUGH FRIDAY.
THE GREATEST THREAT FOR SEVERE WEATHER AND HEAVY RAIN WILL BE
THURSDAY NIGHT.

THUNDERSTORMS WILL AGAIN BE POSSIBLE FOR MONDAY. THE THREAT OF
SEVERE WEATHER IS LOW.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION MAY BE NEEDED THURSDAY NIGHT.

$$

KS




Flood Warning

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
1009 AM CDT TUE SEP 2 2014

...THE FLOOD WARNING HAS BEEN EXTENDED 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.

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.

&&

IAC153-031509-
/O.EXT.KDMX.FL.W.0041.000000T0000Z-140903T2136Z/
/DEMI4.1.ER.140901T1644Z.140902T0900Z.140902T2136Z.NO/
1009 AM CDT TUE SEP 2 2014

...FLOOD WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL LATE THIS AFTERNOON...

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE RACCOON RIVER AT DES MOINES FLEUR DR...OR FROM WALNUT CREEK...
  TO THE DES MOINES RIVER.
* UNTIL LATE THIS AFTERNOON.
* AT  8:45 AM TUESDAY THE STAGE WAS 13.5 FEET...OR 1.5 FEET ABOVE
  FLOOD STAGE.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 12.0 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND IS FORECAST TO CONTINUE.
* FORECAST...GO BELOW FLOOD STAGE LATE THIS AFTERNOON.
* 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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