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Displaying AFOS PIL: FLSDMX Received: 2017-10-13 08:47 UTC


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FLSDMX

Flood Statement
National Weather Service Des Moines IA
347 AM CDT Fri Oct 13 2017

...The Flood Warning continues 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 48 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.

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IAC063-140847-
/O.CON.KDMX.FL.W.0009.000000T0000Z-171018T1200Z/
/ESVI4.1.ER.171007T0607Z.171012T0645Z.171017T1200Z.NO/
347 AM CDT Fri Oct 13 2017

...Flood Warning remains in effect until Tuesday morning...

The Flood Warning continues for
  The West Fork Des Moines River at Estherville, or from the 
  Iowa-Minnesota border...to near Wallingford.
* Until Tuesday morning.
* At 3:00 AM Friday the stage was 9.8 feet, or 1.8 feet above Flood 
  Stage.
* Flood Stage is 8.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and is forecast to continue.
* Forecast...The river has crested and will continue falling and go 
  below Flood Stage Tuesday morning.
* 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.

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

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