River Forecast Point Monitor by NWS WFO

This page produces a summary listing for National Weather Service Flood Forecast Points when the point is currently in a flood warning state. The IEM processes the flood warning products and attempts to extract the important details regarding flood state, severity, forecasted stage and impact. By clicking on the graph icon near the location identfier, you are taken to an IEM Autoplot which shows forecasted stage and observations.

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Cedar River
  Cedar Falls
CEDI4
Black Hawk, At 8:45 PM Sunday the stage was 95.1 feet, or 7.1 feet above Flood Stage.Flood Stage is 88.0 feet.Forecast...continue falling and go below Flood Stage Thursday evening.Impact... At 94.9 feet, Water covers Fitkin Road.
  Waterloo
ALOI4
Black Hawk, At 9:00 PM Sunday the stage was 18.8 feet, or 5.8 feet above Flood Stage.Flood Stage is 13.0 feet.Forecast...continue falling and go below Flood Stage Wednesday afternoon.Impact... At 18.0 feet, The access road to wastewater treatment plant is closed.
Des Moines River
  Fort Dodge
FODI4
Webster, At 9:00 PM Sunday the stage was 14.1 feet, or 3.6 feet above Flood Stage.Flood Stage is 10.5 feet.Forecast...continue falling and go below Flood Stage late Thursday evening.Impact... At 14.0 feet, Water affects some access roads along the river in Fort Dodge as well as in Lehigh.
  Stratford
STRI4
Hamilton, Boone, Webster, At 9:00 PM Sunday the stage was 22.9 feet, or 1.9 feet above Flood Stage.Flood Stage is 21.0 feet.Forecast...rise to 23.3 feet, or 2.3 feet above Flood Stage, Monday afternoon. Then begin falling and go below Flood Stage early Wednesday morning.Impact...
East Fork Des Moines River
  Algona
AGNI4
Humboldt, Kossuth, At 9:15 PM Sunday the stage was 18.5 feet, or 1.5 feet above Flood Stage.Flood Stage is 17.0 feet.Forecast...continue falling and go below Flood Stage late Tuesday evening.Impact... At 18.0 feet, US 169 is threatened near Saint Joseph and may be overtopped south of Algona.
Iowa River
  Rowan
ROWI4
Wright, At 9:00 PM Sunday the stage was 13.9 feet, or 1.4 feet above Flood Stage.Flood Stage is 12.5 feet.Forecast...continue falling and go below Flood Stage Tuesday evening.Impact... At 12.5 feet, Water affects US 69 north of Belmond.
Shell Rock River
  Shell Rock
SHRI4
Bremer, Black Hawk, Butler, At 8:45 PM Sunday the stage was 14.0 feet, or 0.5 feet above Flood Stage.Flood Stage is 13.5 feet.Forecast...continue falling and go below Flood Stage Monday morning.Impact... At 14.0 feet, Flooding occurs in Shell Rock primarily in residential yards.
West Fork Des Moines River
  Estherville
ESVI4
Emmet, At 9:00 PM Sunday the stage was 9.2 feet, or 1.2 feet above Flood Stage.Flood Stage is 8.0 feet.Forecast...continue falling and go below Flood Stage Friday 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.
  Humboldt
HBTI4
Humboldt, At 9:15 PM Sunday the stage was 12.6 feet, or 2.6 feet above Flood Stage.Flood Stage is 10.0 feet.Forecast...rise to 12.6 feet, or 2.6 feet above Flood Stage, after midnight tonight. Then begin falling and go below Flood Stage Thursday evening.Impact... At 12.0 feet, The Murray bridge is closed east of Rutland. Groundwater threatens the pump room at the water plant.