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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West Fork Des Moines River
  Estherville
ESVI4
Emmet, At 8:00 PM Monday the stage was 8.8 feet, or 0.8 feet above Flood Stage.Flood Stage is 8.0 feet.Forecast...rise to 9.0 feet, or 1.0 feet above Flood Stage, Wednesday morning. Then begin falling.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.