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Flood Warning

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
327 AM CDT THU MAY 5 2016

...The Flood Warning continues for all or portions of the following
rivers in Iowa...Des Moines River...West Fork Des Moines River...
Raccoon River...North Raccoon River...

  Affecting the following counties in Iowa...Dallas...Emmet...
  Greene...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. Click on
the Rivers and Lakes link.

&&

IAC153-060827-
/O.CON.KDMX.FL.W.0015.000000T0000Z-160508T1200Z/
/DESI4.1.ER.160502T2245Z.160503T1800Z.160507T1200Z.NO/
327 AM CDT THU MAY 5 2016

...Flood Warning remains in effect until Saturday 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 Saturday morning.
* At  3:00 AM Thursday the stage was 25.0 feet...or 1.0 feet above
  Flood Stage.
* Flood Stage is 24.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and is forecast to continue.
* Forecast...continue falling and go below Flood Stage Saturday
  morning.
* Impact...At  24.5 feet...Deans Lake is closed.

&&

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

$$



Flood Warning

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
327 AM CDT THU MAY 5 2016

...The Flood Warning continues for all or portions of the following
rivers in Iowa...Des Moines River...West Fork Des Moines River...
Raccoon River...North Raccoon River...

  Affecting the following counties in Iowa...Dallas...Emmet...
  Greene...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. Click on
the Rivers and Lakes link.

&&

IAC153-060827-
/O.CON.KDMX.FL.W.0017.000000T0000Z-160507T0900Z/
/DEMI4.1.ER.160501T0910Z.160501T2200Z.160506T0900Z.NO/
327 AM CDT THU MAY 5 2016

...Flood Warning remains in effect until early Friday morning...

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Raccoon River at Des Moines Fleur Dr...or From Walnut Creek...
  to the Des Moines River.
* Until early Friday morning.
* At  2:45 AM Thursday the stage was 12.8 feet...or 0.8 feet above
  Flood Stage.
* Flood Stage is 12.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and is forecast to continue.
* Forecast...continue falling and go below Flood Stage early Friday
  morning.
* Impact...At  12.0 feet...George Flagg Parkway is closed from Park
  Avenue to Southwest 30th Street.

&&

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

$$



Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
507 AM CDT THU MAY 5 2016

IAZ004-059-060-061015-
EMMET-DALLAS-POLK-
507 AM CDT THU MAY 5 2016

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF CENTRAL IOWA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

RIVER FLOOD WARNINGS REMAIN IN EFFECT ALONG PORTIONS OF THE
RACCOON AND DES MOINES RIVERS. PLEASE SEE THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE WEBSITE AT WEATHER.GOV/DESMOINES FOR MORE INFORMATION.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY

PERIODIC THUNDERSTORM CHANCES ARE FORECAST OVER THE WEEKEND INTO
THE MIDDLE OF NEXT WEEK. HOWEVER...THE SEVERE WEATHER POTENTIAL
REMAINS LOW AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

$$

KLP




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